Treasury of Scripture
He that begets a fool does it to his sorrow: and the father of a fool has no joy.
Proverbs 17:25 A foolish son is a grief to his father, and bitterness to her that bore him.
Proverbs 10:1 The proverbs of Solomon. A wise son makes a glad father: but a foolish son is the heaviness of his mother.
Proverbs 15:20 A wise son makes a glad father: but a foolish man despises his mother.
Proverbs 19:13 A foolish son is the calamity of his father: and the contentions of a wife are a continual dropping.
Genesis 26:34 And Esau was forty years old when he took to wife Judith the daughter of Beeri the Hittite...
1 Samuel 2:32-35 And you shall see an enemy in my habitation, in all the wealth which God shall give Israel...
1 Samuel 8:3 And his sons walked not in his ways, but turned aside after lucre, and took bribes, and perverted judgment.
2 Samuel 18:33 And the king was much moved, and went up to the chamber over the gate, and wept: and as he went, thus he said, O my son Absalom...
Proverbs 23:15,16 My son, if your heart be wise, my heart shall rejoice, even mine...
2 Corinthians 2:3 And I wrote this same to you, lest, when I came, I should have sorrow from them of whom I ought to rejoice...
3 John 1:4 I have no greater joy than to hear that my children walk in truth.
Strong's ConcordanceHe that begetteth a fool [doeth it] to his sorrow: and the father of a fool hath no joy.
Topical BibleAffliction Becomes Begetteth Begetting Brings Churl Fool Foolish Gets Grief Grieves Joy Rejoiceth Sires Sorrow Stupid Unwise Vile Yea
Proverbs Chapter 17 Verse 21
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OT Poetry: Proverbs 17:21 He who becomes the father (Prov. Pro Pr)