Proverbs 7:13 {14}
Good News Translation
She threw her arms around the young man, kissed him, looked him straight in the eye, and said,

New Revised Standard Version
She seizes him and kisses him, and with impudent face she says to him:

Contemporary English Version
She grabbed him and kissed him, and with no sense of shame, she said:

New American Bible
Then she grabs him, kisses him, and with an impudent look says to him:

Douay-Rheims Bible
I vowed victims for prosperity, this day I have paid my vows.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

I vowed victims for prosperity, this day I have paid my vows.


Genesis 39:7,12 And after many days, his mistress cast her eyes on Joseph, and said: Lie with me. . . .

Numbers 25:1,6-8 And Israel at that time abode in Settim, and the people committed fornication with the daughters of Moab, . . .

Numbers 31:16 Are not these they, that deceived the children of Israel by the counsel of Balaam, and made you transgress against the Lord by the sin of Phogor, for which also the people was punished?

Ezekiel 16:33 Gifts are given to all harlots: but thou hast given hire to all thy lovers, and thou hast given them gifts to come to thee from every side, to commit fornication with thee.

Revelation 2:20 But I have against thee a few things: because thou sufferest the woman Jezabel, who calleth herself a prophetess, to teach and to seduce my servants, to commit fornication and to eat of things sacrificed to idols.

Isaiah 50:7 The Lord God is my helper, therefore am I not confounded: therefore have I set my face as a most hard rock, and I know that I shall not be confounded.

Ezekiel 2:4,6 And they to whom I send thee are children of a hard face, and of an obstinate heart: and thou shalt say to them: Thus saith the Lord God: . . .

Ezekiel 3:7-9 But the house of Israel will not hearken to thee: because they will not hearken to me: for all the house of Israel are of a hard forehead and an obstinate heart. . . .

Warnings about the Adulteress
12And catching the young man, she kisseth him, and with an impudent face, flattereth, saying: 13I vowed victims for prosperity, this day I have paid my vows.14Therefore I am come out to meet thee, desirous to see thee, and I have found thee.…
Cross References
Psalm 59:3
For behold they have caught my soul: the mighty have rushed in upon me:

Proverbs 21:29
The wicked man impudently hardeneth his face: but he that is righteous, correcteth his way.

Proverbs 7:12
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