Ecclesiasticus 11:7


“Blame not before thou hast examined the truth: understand first, and then rebuke.”
King James Version (KJV)

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Other Translations of Ecclesiasticus 11:7

Blame not before thou hast examined the trueth: vnderstand first, and then rebuke.
- King James Version (1611) - Compare to scan of original Ecclesiasticus chapter 11

Before thou inquire, blame no man: and when thou hast inquired, reprove justly.
- Douay Rheims Bible


john nader's comment on 2011-07-08 00:38:09:

Quoted by Learned Hand. It is profound. It is reflected in what the common law calls "natural justice" and more lately "procedural fairness."


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