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Proverbs

Chapters 27 & 28

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Proverbs 27

1) Why shouldn’t we boast about tomorrow, according to verse one? (Proverbs 27:1)
2) What is more powerful than anger and fury in verse four of this book? (Proverbs 27:4)
3) What is better than hidden love in verse five? (Proverbs 27:5)
4) How are friends and enemies different, according to verse six? (Proverbs 27:6)
5) What does Solomon’s statement about hunger illustrate about gratitude in verse seven? (Proverbs 27:7)
6) What does the pleasantness of one’s friend spring from in verse nine? (Proverbs 27:9)
7) What way should we be loyal in, according to verse ten of this book? (Proverbs 27:10)
8) How do the prudent and the simple respond differently to danger in verse twelve? (Proverbs 27:12)
9) What effect do people have on one another in verse seventeen? (Proverbs 27:17)
10) What does a person’s heart reflect in verse nineteen of this book? (Proverbs 27:19)
11) What is a person tested by in verse twenty-one of this book? (Proverbs 27:21)
12) What limit is there in removing folly from a fool in verse twenty-two? (Proverbs 27:22)
13) Why did Solomon counsel us to give careful attention to our finances in verse twenty-four? (Proverbs 27:24)

Questions by Frank Rose.

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Proverbs 28

1) How did Solomon contrast the wicked and the righteous in verse one of this book? (28:1)
2) What types of individuals did Solomon discuss in chapter twenty-eight of this book? (28:1-28)
3) What topics are dealt with in these verses of this book? (28:1-28)
4) What can we learn about a person from how he or she speaks about the wicked in verse four? (Proverbs 28:4)
5) Who understands justice, according to verse five of this book? (Proverbs 28:5)
6) What type of person is better than a rich person in verse six? (Proverbs 28:6)
7) What kind of poor person has the advantage over rich people in verse eleven? (Proverbs 28:11)
8) What are the consequences of concealing one’s sins of confessing them in verse thirteen? (Proverbs 28:13)
9) What did Solomon say about the person who fears the Lord and about the person who hardens his or her heart? (Proverbs 28:14)
10) How do blameless people and perverse people differ in verse eighteen? (Proverbs 28:18)
11) What promise applies to the person who chases fantasies in verse nineteen? (Proverbs 28:19)
12) Who gains a lot of favor with others, according to verse twenty-three? (Proverbs 28:23)
13) Why is it bad to trust in yourself in verse twenty-six of this book? (Proverbs 28:26)
14) What should be our response to the needs of poor people in verse twenty-seven? (Proverbs 28:27)

Questions by Frank Rose.