Proverbs 24:16
For though a righteous man may fall seven times, he still gets up; but the wicked stumble in bad times.
Cross References
2 Corinthians 4:9
persecuted, but not forsaken; struck down, but not destroyed.

Job 5:19
He will rescue you from six calamities; no harm will touch you in seven.

Psalm 34:19
Many are the afflictions of the righteous, but the LORD delivers him from them all.

Psalm 34:21
Evil will slay the wicked, and the haters of the righteous will be condemned.

Psalm 37:24
Though he falls, he will not be overwhelmed, for the LORD is holding his hand.

Psalm 79:12
Pay back into the laps of our neighbors sevenfold the reproach they hurled at You, O Lord.

Proverbs 6:15
Therefore calamity will come upon him suddenly; in an instant he will be shattered beyond recovery.

Proverbs 14:32
The wicked man is thrown down by his own sin, but the righteous man has a refuge even in death.

Proverbs 24:22
For they will bring sudden destruction. Who knows what ruin they can bring?

Jeremiah 8:4
So you are to tell them this is what the LORD says: "Do men fall and not get up again? Does one turn away and not return?

Jeremiah 18:17
I will scatter them before the enemy like the east wind. I will show them My back and not My face in the day of their calamity."

Micah 7:8
Do not gloat over me, my enemy! Though I have fallen, I will arise; though I sit in darkness, the LORD will be my light.

Treasury of Scripture
For a just man falls seven times, and rises up again: but the wicked shall fall into mischief.

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Job 5:19
He shall deliver thee in six troubles: yea, in seven there shall no evil touch thee.

Psalm 34:19
Many are the afflictions of the righteous: but the LORD delivereth him out of them all.

Psalm 37:24
Though he fall, he shall not be utterly cast down: for the LORD upholdeth him with his hand.


Proverbs 13:17
A wicked messenger falleth into mischief: but a faithful ambassador is health.

Proverbs 28:14-18
Happy is the man that feareth alway: but he that hardeneth his heart shall fall into mischief…

1 Samuel 26:10
David said furthermore, As the LORD liveth, the LORD shall smite him; or his day shall come to die; or he shall descend into battle, and perish.


Proverbs 24:15
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