Jihad Watch: News Index – 4th January 2012

From Jihad Watch.Org "The Muslim Brotherhood Will Become Much More Savage After Elections" Jan 03, 2012 06:00 pm | Raymond Evidence of the Muslim Brotherhood’s illegal activities during Egypt's elections continue to emerge—including tricking voters into not voting for non-MB candidates by pretending they had died. Of course, such trickery will turn into ferocity once winning the people's votes are no longer necessary and the MB assumes Continue Reading

The Book of Proverbs: The Contents of all the Chapters

Matthew Henry: Contents of all the Chapters of The Book of Proverbs Twenty chapters of the book of Proverbs (beginning with ch. x. and ending with ch. xxix.), consisting mostly of entire sentences in each verse, could not well be reduced to proper heads, and the contents of them gathered; I have therefore here put the contents of all these chapters together, which perhaps may be of some use to those who desire to see at once all that is said Continue Reading

Proverbs 31:10-31; Maternal Counsels to King Lemuel: The Virtuous Woman: This description of the virtuous woman is designed to show what wives the women should make and what wives the men should choose

The Virtuous Woman. Proverbs 31:10-31 10 Who can find a virtuous woman? for her price is far above rubies.   11 The heart of her husband doth safely trust in her, so that he shall have no need of spoil.   12 She will do him good and not evil all the days of her life.   13 She seeketh wool, and flax, and worketh willingly with her hands.   14 She is like the merchants' ships; she bringeth her food from afar.   15 She riseth Continue Reading

Proverbs 31:1-9; Maternal Counsels to King Lemuel: Most interpreters are of opinion that Lemuel is Solomon; the name signifies one that is ‘for God’, or ‘devoted to God; so it agrees well enough with that honourable name which, by divine appointment, was given to Solomon, “Jedediah — beloved of the Lord”

Proverbs Chapter 31 This chapter is added to Solomon's proverbs, some think because it is of the same author, supposing king Lemuel to be king Solomon; others only because it is of the same nature, though left in writing by another author, called Lemuel; however it be, it is a prophecy, and therefore given by inspiration and direction of God, which Lemuel was under in the writing of it, and putting it into this form, as his mother was in Continue Reading

Proverbs 30:29-33; The Words of Agur: Four Things Majestic and Stately

Four Things Majestic and Stately. Proverbs 30:29-33 29 There be three things which go well, yea, four are comely in going:   30 A lion which is strongest among beasts, and turneth not away for any;   31 A greyhound; an he goat also; and a king, against whom there is no rising up.   32 If thou hast done foolishly in lifting up thyself, or if thou hast thought evil, lay thine hand upon thy mouth.   33 Surely the churning of Continue Reading

Proverbs 30:24-28; The Words of Agur: Four Things Little and Wise

Four Things Little and Wise. Proverbs 30:24-28 24 There be four things which are little upon the earth, but they are exceeding wise:   25 The ants are a people not strong, yet they prepare their meat in the summer;   26 The conies are but a feeble folk, yet make they their houses in the rocks;   27 The locusts have no king, yet go they forth all of them by bands;   28 The spider taketh hold with her hands, and is in kings' Continue Reading

Proverbs 30:18-23; The Words of Agur: Four Things Little and Wise,

Four Things Little and Wise. Proverbs 30:18-23 18 There be three things which are too wonderful for me, yea, four which I know not:   19 The way of an eagle in the air; the way of a serpent upon a rock; the way of a ship in the midst of the sea; and the way of a man with a maid.   20 Such is the way of an adulterous woman; she eateth, and wipeth her mouth, and saith, I have done no wickedness.   21 For three things the earth Continue Reading

Proverbs 30:15-17; The Words of Agur: Four Things Unsearchable

Four Things Unsearchable. Proverbs 30:15-17 15 The horseleach hath two daughters, crying, Give, give. There are three things that are never satisfied, yea, four things say not, It is enough:   16 The grave; and the barren womb; the earth that is not filled with water; and the fire that saith not, It is enough.   17 The eye that mocketh at his father, and despiseth to obey his mother, the ravens of the valley shall pick it Continue Reading

Proverbs 30:10-14; The Words of Agur: Four Wicked Generations: Abuse Servants; Abusive to Parents; Conceited; Haughty and Scornful; Cruel to the Poor.

Four Wicked Generations. Proverbs 30:10-14 10 Accuse not a servant unto his master, lest he curse thee, and thou be found guilty.   11 There is a generation that curseth their father, and doth not bless their mother.   12 There is a generation that are pure in their own eyes, and yet is not washed from their filthiness.   13 There is a generation, O how lofty are their eyes! and their eyelids are lifted up.   14 There is a Continue Reading

Proverbs 30:7-9; The Prayer of Agur; After Agur’s confession and creed, here follows his litany; He calls God his God, and therefore he is afraid of doing any thing to offend Him because of the relation he stands in to Him.

Proverbs 30:7-9 7 Two things have I required of thee; deny me them not before I die:   8 Remove far from me vanity and lies: give me neither poverty nor riches; feed me with food convenient for me:   9 Lest I be full, and deny thee, and say, Who is the LORD? or lest I be poor, and steal, and take the name of my God in vain. After Agur's confession and creed, here follows his litany, where we may observe, I. The preface to his prayer: Two Continue Reading