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SIH TOTT ICONHe layeth up sound wisdom for the righteous (Prov 2:7)

 Temptation: Avoid It’s Enticement With Contentment: Prov 5:15-19

15) Drink waters out of thine own cistern, and running waters out of thine own well.
16) Let thy fountains be dispersed abroad, [and] rivers of waters in the streets.
17) Let them be only thine own, and not strangers’ with thee.
18) Let thy fountain be blessed: and rejoice with the wife of thy youth.
19) [Let her be as] the loving hind and pleasant roe; let her breasts satisfy thee at all times; and be thou ravished always with her love.



In this section, he will give proverbs that emphasize contentment as a means of gaining victory over the many temptations this world has to offer.  Solomon uses pictures of thirst and the desire for physical intimate relations to represent our unfulfilled…

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