13 The one who conceals his sins
will not prosper,(A)
but whoever confesses and renounces them
will find mercy.(B)

14 Happy is the one who is always reverent,(C)
but one who hardens his heart falls into trouble.(D)

15 A wicked ruler over a helpless people(E)
is like a roaring lion or a charging bear.(F)

Read full chapter

Bible Gateway Recommends

CSB Firefighter's Bible, Burgundy LeatherTouch
CSB Firefighter's Bible, Burgundy LeatherTouch
Retail: $24.99
Our Price: $16.49
Save: $8.50 (34%)
5.0 of 5.0 stars
CSB Everyday Study Bible--soft leather-look, British tan
CSB Everyday Study Bible--soft leather-look, British tan
Retail: $29.99
Our Price: $19.99
Save: $10.00 (33%)
5.0 of 5.0 stars
CSB Baker Illustrated Study Bible, hardcover
CSB Baker Illustrated Study Bible, hardcover
Retail: $49.99
Our Price: $14.99
Save: $35.00 (70%)
5.0 of 5.0 stars
CSB Verse-by-Verse Reference--genuine leather, black
CSB Verse-by-Verse Reference--genuine leather, black
Retail: $149.99
Our Price: $94.99
Save: $55.00 (37%)

Bible Gateway Sponsors