Book of Proverbs
David Slack has found the Lord and is taking comfort in Proverbs (‘‘What I saw on judgment day’’, Focus, October 22). One which is relevant which he may have overlooked is Proverbs 6:16. ‘‘There are six things that the Lord doth hate’’ One of them is a lying tongue.
Steven Joyce in discovering an $11.7 billion fiscal hole in Labour’s budget fell into this category. It was on a par with building 10 bridges in Northland.
As Proverbs 10.23 says: ‘‘It is sport to a soul to do mischief: but a man of understanding hath wisdom’’
Pauline Alexander, Auckland