What does it mean that a righteous person cares for the needs of animals (Proverbs 12:10)?


Truth in Palmyra

This was a great breakdown of how God intended humans to relate and care for the animals in their charge. There is also a link to a previous post on the topic as well.


By: Michael

From: Altruistico

In our last post, “What does the Bible say about pets?” we left off with: “The care we show an animal entrusted to us is a gauge of personal integrity: “A righteous man cares for the needs of his animal” (Proverbs 12:10).” Todays message will continue on this topic.

Proverbs 12:10 states, “The righteous care for the needs of their animals, / but the kindest acts of the wicked are cruel.” This verse specifically links righteousness to the humane treatment of animals.

This proverb, written in antithetical parallelism, states in the second half, “The kindest acts of the wicked are cruel.” In other words, even the most compassionate…

View original post 469 more words

Published by Vincent S Artale Jr

Biblical studies, Health and Nutrition, Biology, Fitness, Hiking, Reading. Re-blogging doesn't equal agreement.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: