Is a good name a blessing or curse? View all View original

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A blessing

Ecclesiastes 7:1 View context

A good name [is] better than precious ointment; and the day of death than the day of one's birth.

Proverbs 22:1 View context

A [good] name [is] rather to be chosen than great riches, [and] loving favour rather than silver and gold.

A curse

Luke 6:26 View context

Woe unto you, when all men shall speak well of you! for so did their fathers to the false prophets.