Another interpretation is: A true friend (the same as mentioned in a preceding clause) is as a born brother in adversity; that is, the true friend becomes a brother in the time of adversity. Play Audio: Great men and women do not quit. Jump to: Bible Study Tools • Parallel Bible Verse • Bible Contextual Overview • Bible Verse Review • Bible Cross-References • Gill's Bible Notes • Clarke's Bible Notes • Barnes' Bible Notes A brother indeed is born for adversity, as he had said, ch. More resources, better tools and easier navigation Test drive it and tell us about your experience. on StudyLight.org Мы не отвечаем цели своего сотворения, если не исполняем свой долг перед родственниками. Tons more resources, better tools, NIV84 and easier navigation. 17:17. Proverbs 17:17(NASB) Picture courtesy of Imagebase. Let’s read that verse. Proverbs 17:17 A friend loves at all times, and a brother is born for a time of adversity. A friend loves at all times, And a brother is born for adversity. Verse 2. Proverbs pulls together the most important 513 of the over 3,000 proverbs pondered by Solomon (1 Kin. Test drive it and tell us about your experience. ", "This is my beloved, and this is my friend, O daughters of Jerusalem", John Gill's Exposition of the Whole Bible, Commentary Critical and Explanatory on the Whole Bible, Matthew Henry's Complete Commentary on the Bible, The Popular Commentary by Paul E. Kretzmann, Joseph Benson's Commentary of the Old and New Testaments, George Haydock's Catholic Bible Commentary, Commentary Critical and Explanatory on the Whole Bible - Unabridged, Ellicott's Commentary for English Readers, Commentary by J.C.Philpot on select texts of the Bible, Matthew Henry's Concise Commentary on the Bible. To report dead links, typos, or html errors or suggestions about making these resources more useful use the convenient, Baker Evangelical Dictionary of Biblical Theology, Hastings' Dictionary of the New Testament, International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, — The critics differ as to the sense of the latter part of this verse. Home > Study Desk. on StudyLight.org ", "This is my beloved, and this is my friend, O daughters of Jerusalem", John Gill's Exposition of the Whole Bible, Commentary Critical and Explanatory on the Whole Bible, Matthew Henry's Complete Commentary on the Bible, The Popular Commentary by Paul E. Kretzmann, Joseph Benson's Commentary of the Old and New Testaments, George Haydock's Catholic Bible Commentary, Commentary Critical and Explanatory on the Whole Bible - Unabridged, Ellicott's Commentary for English Readers, Commentary by J.C.Philpot on select texts of the Bible, Matthew Henry's Concise Commentary on the Bible. Proverbs 8, Ellicott's Commentary for English Readers, One of over 110 Bible commentaries freely available, this commentary, by Charles Ellicott has been an oft consulted resource by many a preacher! A friend is always loyal, and a brother is born to help in time of need. A man [that hath] friends must show himself friendly… Friendship ought to be mutual and reciprocal, as between David and Jonathan; a man that receives friendship ought to return it, or otherwise he is guilty of great ingratitude. Prov. To report dead links, typos, or html errors or suggestions about making these resources more useful use the convenient, Baker Evangelical Dictionary of Biblical Theology, Hastings' Dictionary of the New Testament, International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, — The critics differ as to the sense of the latter part of this verse. Miller says, “At all times the ‘friend’ loves, and a ‘brother’ is born for straitness;” and interprets in his allegorizing way thus: “The friend is God, the brother is Christ,” “A faithful friend is the medicine of life.”, "a friend that sticketh closer than a brother. In Him this text did receive, and still receives its most glorious fulfilment. Verse Thoughts. No change of outward circumstances should abate our affection for our friends or relatives. нает, не для такого ли времени ты пришел в эту семью? The next group extends from Proverbs 21:2 to Proverbs 21:8, where it closes as it began.. 2 Every way of a man is right in his own eyes; But a weigher of hearts is Jahve. Proverbs 8:17 - 'I love those who love me; And those who diligently seek me will find me. Proverbs 19:6 speaks of someone that is not a true friend. Proverbs 24:10 If thou faint in the day of adversity, thy strength is small. ", "A friend loves at all times, and a brother is born for adversity. Cancel. These words recommend family-love and peace, as conducing very much to the comfort of human life. This last interpretation tacitly assumes, that the “brother” is the natural friend in adversity, inasmuch as it advances the “friend” to the relation of brother, because of his kindness in distress. Version. Accursed then for ever be that blasphemous assertion of the Arians, ην οταν ουκ ην, There was a time when he was not.This scripture, so much abused by them, makes utterly against them. 17:1 Verse 1 Better is a dry morsel, and quietness therewith, Than a house full of feasting with strife. Proverbs 17:17 A friend loveth at all times, and a brother is born for adversity. Proverbs 8:30 Then I was by him, [as] one brought up [with him]: and I was daily [his] delight, rejoicing always before him;. A proverb similar to Proverbs 16:2 (where דּרכי, for דּרך, זך for ישׁר, רוּחות for לבּות ). In our troubles we expect comfort and relief from our relations, but sometimes there is a friend, that is nothing akin to us, the bonds of whose esteem and love prove stronger than those of nature, and, when it comes to the trial, will do more for us than a brother will. So Aben Ezra, understanding the particle of comparison, which is not in the Hebrew. ", "A friend loves at all times, and a brother is born for adversity. on StudyLight.org In Him this text did receive, and still receives its most glorious fulfilment. Jump to: Bible Study Tools • Parallel Bible Verse • Bible Contextual Overview • Bible Verse Review • Bible Cross-References • Gill's Bible Notes • Clarke's Bible Notes • Barnes' Bible Notes Proverbs 21, Commentary Critical and Explanatory on the Whole Bible - Unabridged, One of over 110 Bible commentaries freely available, this commentary is the unabridged version prepared by Robert Jamieson, A. R. Fausset and David Brown Proverbs 17:17 NLT. Proverbs 10:17 - He is on the path of life who heeds instruction, But he who ignores reproof goes astray. They know negative events will come, so they prepare for them, and they fight through them. ... he puts things into their hearts, Revelation 17:17; Ezra 7:27. Click the Bible to visit the new StudyLight.org being developed!! He that loveth pleasure, &c.] Luxury is attended by beggary. 17. Proverbs 8:34 - 'Blessed is the man who listens to me, Watching daily at my gates, Waiting at my doorposts. Некоторые воспринимают этот стих так: друг, который любит во всякое время, рожден, чтобы стать братом во время несчастия. ;) that is, in distress a blood relation is in general more to be relied upon than any other friend. "Better a dry crust and concord with it than a house full of feasting and strife." 12:9), along with some proverbs of others whom Solomon likely influenced. This proverb describes in its purest sense a Christ-centered relationship based primarily on the love for God and neighbor (Mt 22:36-40). Некоторые воспринимают этот стих так: друг, который любит во всякое время, рожден, чтобы стать братом во время несчастия. The Proverbs of Solomon: CONTAINING SUNDRY WISE OBSERVATIONS, MAXIMS, AND PRECEPTS, chapters Proverbs 10:1 to Proverbs 22:16. One interpretation is: A brother, according to the ties and interests of consanguinity, is born to support and comfort a brother in distress, (so Clarke, Stuart, Conant, etc. NLT: New Living Translation . on StudyLight.org But no friend, except Christ, deserves unlimited confidence. The qualities of a true friend or a beloved brothers are best exemplified in the life of the Lord Jesus. Another interpretation is: A true friend (the same as mentioned in a preceding clause) is as a born brother in adversity; that is, the true friend becomes a brother in the time of adversity. 4:32; Eccl. Girdeth— She uses great diligence and expedition in her employment; for which end, men in those times used to gird up their long and loose garments about their loins. Home > Study Desk. They ignore difficulties, resist tiredness, and fight opposition. A brother indeed is born for adversity, as he had said, Proverbs 17:17. Verse 22. Proverbs 21, Matthew Henry's Complete Commentary on the Bible, One of over 110 Bible commentaries freely available, this commentary, filling six volumes, provides an exhaustive look at every verse in the Bible. In our troubles we expect comfort and relief from our relations, but sometimes there is a friend, that is nothing akin to us, the bonds of whose esteem and love prove stronger than those of nature, and, when it comes to the trial, will do more for us than a brother will. Именно таков должен быть смысл стиха. Мы не отвечаем цели своего сотворения, если не исполняем свой долг перед родственниками. Read and study Proverbs 17 with the Verse-by-Verse Bible Commentary 17. Proverbs 17:17 speaks of a true friend that is a friend at all times. Strengtheneth— Puts forth her utmost strength in her business. Verse 5 (5) Find the knowledge of God.—It is the highest of all gifts, even eternal life itself, to know God, the Giver of all good things. A true brother always... Study verse in the Easy-to-Read Version ", "Whose heart is made of tenderness, Whose affections melt with love. Since nothing is nobler than the self-sacrifice of the true friend Proverbs 17:17, so nothing is more contemptible than the weakness which allows itself to be sacrificed for the sake of worthless associates. No change of outward circumstances should abate our affection for our friends or relatives. - A merry heart doeth good like a medicine. One interpretation is: A brother, according to the ties and interests of consanguinity, is born to support and comfort a brother in distress, (so Clarke, Stuart, Conant, etc. A friend… brother — The critics differ as to the sense of the latter part of this verse. 1. ", "Whose heart is made of tenderness, Whose affections melt with love. Proverbs 17:17 “A friend loves at all times, and a brother is born for a time of adversity.” Explanation and Commentary of Proverbs 17:17. Albert Barnes' Notes on the Whole Bible. The word “proverb” means “to be like,” thus Proverbs is a book of comparisons between common, concrete images and life’s most profound truths. Note, 1. So, substantially, the Speaker’s Commentary, Zockler, and others. Ver. Proverbs 17:17 Friends love through all kinds of weather, and families stick together in all kinds of trouble. One interpretation is: A brother, according to the ties and interests of consanguinity, is born to support and comfort a brother in distress, (so Clarke, Stuart, Conant, etc. Proverbs 17:17 - ERV - A friend loves at all times. 30. This last interpretation tacitly assumes, that the “brother” is the natural friend in adversity, inasmuch as it advances the “friend” to the relation of brother, because of his kindness in distress. Proverbs 17:17 A friend loveth at all times, and a brother is born for adversity. So, substantially, the Speaker’s Commentary, Zockler, and others. Ver. Proverbs 18:24. They are overcomers. ;) that is, in distress a blood relation is in general more to be relied upon than any other friend. Pleasure may be had, but not loved. ;) that is, in distress a blood relation is in general more to be relied upon than any other friend. Proverbs 21:17 He that loveth pleasure [shall be] a poor man: he that loveth wine and oil shall not be rich. Then I was by him.] A friend loves at all times, And a brother is born for adversity. Именно таков должен быть смысл стиха. Verse 2. (a) For where there were many sacrifices, there were … John Trapp Complete Commentary. Verse 17. Bible Language English. Proverbs 17:1 - Better is a dry morsel and quietness with it Than a house full of feasting with strife. The ward translated "medicine" (gehah) occurs nowhere else, and probably means "healing" "relief. Proverbs 17 17:1 Better [is] a dry morsel, and quietness with it, than an house full of a sacrifices [with] strife. Here begin the PROVERBS proper, the “nucleus of the book.” What has preceded is the introductory discourse or lecture. нает, не для такого ли времени ты пришел в эту семью? There is no difficulty in regarding the first nine chapters as one composition. Proverbs 17:17 says, “A friend loveth at all times, and a brother is born for adversity.”” Twelve times in the book of Proverbs, we are given instruction regarding a friend. Miller says, “At all times the ‘friend’ loves, and a ‘brother’ is born for straitness;” and interprets in his allegorizing way thus: “The friend is God, the brother is Christ,” “A faithful friend is the medicine of life.”, "a friend that sticketh closer than a brother. Change Language {{#items}} {{local_title}} But no friend, except Christ, deserves unlimited confidence. Click the Bible for the all new StudyLight.org!! "The clause is better rendered, a cheerful heart maketh a good healing (comp. Proverbs 17 1 Better is a dry morsel, and quietness therewith, than an house full of sacrifices with strife. Since nothing is nobler than the self-sacrifice of the true friend Proverbs 17:17, so nothing is more contemptible than the weakness which allows itself to be sacrificed for the sake of worthless associates. 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