The Blue Letter Bible
Copy Options
Cite Print
Version Selector Up Arrow

Cite this page

MLA format Copy link to clipboard

Note: MLA no longer requires the URL as part of their citation standard. Individual instructors or editors may still require the use of URLs.

APA format Copy link to clipboard
Chicago format Copy link to clipboard
Close
Version Selector Up Arrow

Share this page using one of these tools:

facebook twitter

googleplus pinterest

reddit tumblr linkedin


Or email this page to a friend:

BLB Searches
Search the Bible
Search ASV
KJVNKJVNLTNIVESVCSBNASB
Version Selector Up Arrow NETRSVASVYLTDBYWEBHNV
RVR60VULWLCLXXmGNTTR  
 [?]

Advanced Options

Search a pre-defined list


OR Select a range of biblical books

From:

To:


OR Custom Selection:

Use semicolons to separate groups: 'Gen;Jdg;Psa-Mal' or 'Rom 3-12;Mat 1:15;Mat 5:12-22'

LexiConc
 [?]
 

Advanced Options

Exact Match
Beginning of the Word
Any Part of the Word
Theological FAQs
 [?]
 
Multi-Verse Retrieval
x
Search ASV
KJVNKJVNLTNIVESVCSBNASB
Version Selector Up Arrow NETRSVASVYLTDBYWEBHNV
RVR60VULWLCLXXmGNTTR  

Line-By-Line Order:
Line-By-Line Verse-Reference  Verse-Reference
Line-By-Line Reference-Verse  Reference-Verse
Line-By-Line Separate Line  Separate Line
Line-By-Line Verse Only  Verse Only
Line-By-Line Reference Only  Reference Only
Reference Delimiters:
No Reference Delimiters  None — Jhn 1:1 KJV
Square Reference Delimiters  Square — [Jhn 1:1 KJV]
Curly Reference Delimiters  Curly — {Jhn 1:1 KJV}
Parenthesis Reference Delimiters  Parens — (Jhn 1:1 KJV)
Paragraph Order:
Paragraph Verse-Reference  Verse-Reference
Paragraph Reference-Verse  Reference-Verse
Paragraph Reference-Only  Reference-Only
Number Delimiters:*
No Verse Numbers  No Number
No Verse Delimeters  No Delimiter — 15
Square Verse Delimiters  Square — [15]
Curly Verse Delimiters  Curly — {15}
Parenthesis Verse Delimiters  Parens — (15)
Other Options:
Abbreviate Books  Abbreviate Books
Quotes Around Verses  Quotes around Verses
Remove Square Brackets  Remove Square Brackets
 
Sort Canonically  Sort Canonically

* 'Number Delimiters' only apply to 'Paragraph Order'

Let's Connect
x

Connect on Facebook Connect on Twitter Connect on Instagram Connect on Pinterest Connect on YouTube

Subscribe to our Newsletter

Daily Devotionals
x

Blue Letter Bible offers several daily devotional readings in order to help you refocus on Christ and the Gospel of His peace and righteousness.

Daily Bible Reading Plans
x

Recognizing the value of consistent reflection upon the Word of God in order to refocus one’s mind and heart upon Christ and His Gospel of peace, we provide several reading plans designed to cover the entire Bible in a year.

One-Year Plans

Two-Year Plan

Proverbs 29 :: American Standard Version (ASV)

toggle collapse
Choose a new font size and typeface

Customize your font sizeIncrease your font sizeDecrease your font sizeReturn to default font size

Choose a Bible text color
Read the Bible in blackRead the Bible in dark blueRead the Bible in blue

Customize your text type
Arial font
Trebuchet MS font
Georgia font
Times New Roman font

Customize your Hebrew text type
SBL Hebrew font
Times New Roman font
Arial font

Customize your Greek text type
Gentium font
Times New Roman font
Arial font

Close font preferences
Listen to the Bible

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:1 -
He that being often reproved hardeneth his neck
Shall suddenly be destroyed, and that without remedy.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:2 -
When the righteous are increased, the people rejoice;
But when a wicked man beareth rule, the people sigh.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:3 -
Whoso loveth wisdom rejoiceth his father;
But he that keepeth company with harlots wasteth his substance.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:4 -
The king by justice establisheth the land;
But he that exacteth gifts overthroweth it.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:5 -
A man that flattereth his neighbor
Spreadeth a net for his steps.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:6 -
In the transgression of an evil man there is a snare;
But the righteous doth sing and rejoice.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:7 -
The righteous taketh knowledge of the cause of the poor;
The wicked hath not understanding to know it.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:8 -
Scoffers set a city in a flame;
But wise men turn away wrath.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:9 -
If a wise man hath a controversy with a foolish man,
Whether he be angry or laugh, there will be no rest.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:10 -
The bloodthirsty hate him that is perfect;
And as for the upright, they seek his life.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:11 -
A fool uttereth all his anger;
But a wise man keepeth it back and stilleth it.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:12 -
If a ruler hearkeneth to falsehood,
All his servants are wicked.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:13 -
The poor man and the oppressor meet together;
Jehovah lighteneth the eyes of them both.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:14 -
The king that faithfully judgeth the poor,
His throne shall be established for ever.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:15 -
The rod and reproof give wisdom;
But a child left to himself causeth shame to his mother.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:16 -
When the wicked are increased, transgression increaseth;
But the righteous shall look upon their fall.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:17 -
Correct thy son, and he will give thee rest;
Yea, he will give delight unto thy soul.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:18 -
Where there is no vision, the people cast off restraint;
But he that keepeth the law, happy is he.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:19 -
A servant will not be corrected by words;
For though he understand, he will not give heed.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:20 -
Seest thou a man that is hasty in his words?
There is more hope of a fool than of him.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:21 -
He that delicately bringeth up his servant from a child
Shall have him become a son at the last.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:22 -
An angry man stirreth up strife,
And a wrathful man aboundeth in transgression.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:23 -
A man’s pride shall bring him low;
But he that is of a lowly spirit shall obtain honor.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:24 -
Whoso is partner with a thief hateth his own soul;
He heareth the adjuration and uttereth nothing.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:25 -
The fear of man bringeth a snare;
But whoso putteth his trust in Jehovah shall be safe.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:26 -
Many seek the ruler’s favor;
But a man’s judgment cometh from Jehovah.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:27 -
An unjust man is an abomination to the righteous;
And he that is upright in the way is an abomination to the wicked.

ASV

Thomas Nelson & Sons first published the American Standard Version in 1901. This translation of the Bible is in the public domain.

 
 
Home
Search Bible
Click for Help   Click for QuickNav   Click for Advanced Search Options
Search ASV
KJVNKJVNLTNIVESVCSBNASB
Version Selector Up Arrow NETRSVASVYLTDBYWEBHNV
RVR60VULWLCLXXmGNTTR  

Search a pre-defined list


OR Select a range of biblical books

From:

To:


OR Custom Selection:

Use semicolons to separate groups:
'Gen;Jdg;Psa-Mal' or 'Rom 3-12;Mat 1:15;Mat 5:12-22'

Your Bible Version is the ASV
Go to Top
Link to This PageCite This Page
Version Selector Up Arrow
Version Selector Up Arrow

Cite this page

MLA format Copy link to clipboard

Note: MLA no longer requires the URL as part of their citation standard. Individual instructors or editors may still require the use of URLs.

APA format Copy link to clipboard
Chicago format Copy link to clipboard
Close
Share this pageFollow the BLB
Version Selector Up Arrow

Share this page using one of these tools:

facebooktwitter

googlepluspinterest

reddittumblrlinkedin


Or email this page to a friend:

Version Selector Up Arrow

Follow the Blue Letter Bible on:

facebooktwitter

pinterestgoogle+


Or subscribe to our Newsletter:

Printable Page
 
 
Left Context Bar Edge 1Left Context Bar BackgroundLeft Context Bar Edge 2Previous BookPrevious ChapterQuick NavNext ChapterNext BookCopy VersesCopy OptionsShow StrongsFormat by Verse or ParagraphListen to the BibleRed Letter OnRight Context Bar Edge 2Right Context Bar BackgroundRight Context Bar Edge 1
Line-By-Line Order:
Line-By-Line Verse-Reference  Verse-Reference
Line-By-Line Reference-Verse  Reference-Verse
Line-By-Line Separate Line  Separate Line
Line-By-Line Verse Only  Verse Only
Line-By-Line Reference Only  Reference Only
Reference Delimiters:
No Reference Delimiters  None — Jhn 1:1 KJV
Square Reference Delimiters  Square — [Jhn 1:1 KJV]
Curly Reference Delimiters  Curly — {Jhn 1:1 KJV}
Parenthesis Reference Delimiters  Parens — (Jhn 1:1 KJV)
Paragraph Order:
Paragraph Verse-Reference  Verse-Reference
Paragraph Reference-Verse  Reference-Verse
Paragraph Reference-Only  Reference-Only
Number Delimiters:*
No Verse Numbers  No Number
No Verse Delimeters  No Delimiter — 15
Square Verse Delimiters  Square — [15]
Curly Verse Delimiters  Curly — {15}
Parenthesis Verse Delimiters  Parens — (15)
Other Options:
Abbreviate Books  Abbreviate Books
Quotes Around Verses  Quotes Around Verses
Remove Square Brackets  Remove Square Brackets
 
Select All Verses
Clear All Verses

* 'Number Delimiters' only apply to 'Paragraph Order'

Loading...

Interlinear
Bibles
Cross-Refs
Commentaries
Dictionaries
Miscellaneous
Verse Tools Arrow
Login to your account

Email / username or password was incorrect!

Check your email for password retrieval

 

Complete the form below to register  [?]

Error: That Email is already registered

Error: Please provide a valid Email

Error: Passwords should have at least 6 characters

Error: Passwords do not match

Error: Please provide a valid first name

Error: That username is already taken

Error: Usernames should only contain letters, numbers, dots, dashes, or underscores

[ Cancel ]← Login to Your Account

Passwords should have at least 6 characters.
Usernames should only contain letters, numbers, dots, dashes, or underscores.

Thank you for registering. A verification email has been sent to the address you provided.

Error: That Email / Username is not registered

Enter Your Email or UsernameUsername or Email Address

 

← Return to Login

Close LoginCLOSE
Tap to Close