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Proverbs

Chapters 25 & 26

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Proverbs 25

1) What character traits are discussed in chapter twenty-five of these verses? (Proverbs 25:1-28)
2) What relationships are explored in these verses of this book? (Proverbs 25:1-28)
3) How should a king’s throne be established in these two verses of four and five? (Proverbs 25:4-5)
4) What should a person do in the king’s presence, according to these verses? (Proverbs 25:6-7)
5) What did Solomon caution us to avoid in these two verses of this book? (Proverbs 25:7-8)
6) How can haste hurt us in these two verses of seven and eight? (Proverbs 25:7-8)
7) What should we not betray and why, according to these verses? (Proverbs 25:9-10)
8) What did Solomon say about words in verse eleven? (Proverbs 25:11)
9) What did Solomon compare a piece of advice to which someone should listen to in verse twelve? (Proverbs 25:12)
10) What kind of boasting is bad, according to verse fourteen? (Proverbs 25:14)
11) Through what can a ruler be persuaded to in verse fifteen? (Proverbs 25:15)
12) What two areas of life should we practice moderation in, according to these verses? (Proverbs 25:16-17)
13) When should we temper our enthusiasm or excitement in verse twenty? (Proverbs 25:20)
14) How did Solomon counsel us to treat enemies in these verses? (Proverbs 25:21-22)
15) What ways should a righteous person resist others in? (Proverbs 25:26)
16) What value is there in self-control, according to verse twenty-eight of this book? (Proverbs 25:28)

Questions by Frank Rose.

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Proverbs 26

1) What three types of people did Solomon discuss in these verses of this book? (Proverbs 26:1-28)
2) How should we answer fools in these verses of this book? (Proverbs 26:4-5)
3) How did Solomon describe the fool in these verses? (Proverbs 26:6-11)
4) What does a fool repeat in verse eleven of this book? (Proverbs 26:11)
5) What’s wrong with the person who thinks of himself or herself as wise in verse twelve? (Proverbs 26:12)
6) How did Solomon describe the sluggard in these verses of this book? (26:13-16)
7) What caution should we observe about other people’s quarrels in verse seventeen? (Proverbs 26:17)
8) What did Solomon say about practical jokes, according to these verses? (Proverbs 26:18-19)
9) How does gossip and quarrels work in these three verses of this book? (Proverbs 26:20-22)
10) Why should we be suspicious of a wicked person’s speech, according to these verses? (Proverbs 26:23-26)
11) What kind of damage can lying and flattery do in verse twenty-eight? (Proverbs 26:28)

Questions by Frank Rose.