But first, here’s a quick definition of an adjective found in the verses that lead up to the list of seven things that God hates. “Froward:” perverse, contrary, self-willed.
12. “A naughty person, a wicked man, walketh with a froward mouth.
1313. He winketh with his eyes, he speaketh with his feet, he teacheth with his fingers;
1414. Frowardness is in his heart, he deviseth mischief continually; he soweth discord.
1515. Therefore shall his calamity come suddenly; suddenly shall he be broken without remedy.
1616. These six things doth the LORD hate: yea, seven are an abomination unto him:
1717. A proud look,
a lying tongue,
hands that shed innocent blood,
1818. An heart that deviseth wicked imaginations,
feet that be swift in running to mischief,
1919. A false witness that speaketh lies,
he that soweth discord among brethren.“