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Proverbs 6 :: Hebrew Names Version (HNV)

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Unchecked Copy BoxPro 6:1 - My son, if you have become collateral for your neighbor, If you have struck your hands in pledge for a stranger;
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 6:2 - You are trapped by the words of your mouth. You are ensnared with the words of your mouth.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 6:3 - Do this now, my son, and deliver yourself, Seeing you have come into the hand of your neighbor. Go, humble yourself. Press your plea with your neighbor.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 6:4 - Give no sleep to your eyes, Nor slumber to your eyelids.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 6:5 - Free yourself, like a gazelle from the hand of the hunter, Like a bird from the snare of the fowler.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 6:6 - Go to the ant, you sluggard. Consider her ways, and be wise;
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 6:7 - Which having no chief, overseer, or ruler,
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 6:8 - Provides her bread in the summer, And gathers her food in the harvest.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 6:9 - How long will you sleep, sluggard? When will you arise out of your sleep?
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 6:10 - A little sleep, a little slumber, A little folding of the hands to sleep:
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 6:11 - So your poverty will come as a robber, And your scarcity as an armed man.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 6:12 - A worthless person, a man of iniquity, Is he who walks with a perverse mouth;
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 6:13 - Who winks with his eyes, who signals with his feet, Who motions with his fingers;
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 6:14 - In whose heart is perverseness, Who devises evil continually, Who always sows discord.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 6:15 - Therefore his calamity will come suddenly. He will be broken suddenly, and that without remedy.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 6:16 - There are six things which the LORD hates; Yes, seven which are an abomination to him:
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 6:17 - Haughty eyes, a lying tongue, Hands that shed innocent blood;
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 6:18 - A heart that devises wicked schemes, Feet that are swift in running to mischief,
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 6:19 - A false witness who utters lies, And he who sows discord among brothers.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 6:20 - My son, keep your father's mitzvah, And don't forsake your mother's teaching.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 6:21 - Bind them continually on your heart. Tie them around your neck.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 6:22 - When you walk, it will lead you. When you sleep, it will watch over you. When you awake, it will talk with you.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 6:23 - For the mitzvah is a lamp, And the law is light. Reproofs of instruction are the way of life,
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 6:24 - To keep you from the immoral woman, From the flattery of the wayward wife's tongue.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 6:25 - Don't lust after her beauty in your heart, Neither let her captivate you with her eyelids.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 6:26 - For a prostitute reduces you to a piece of bread. The adulteress hunts for your precious life.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 6:27 - Can a man scoop fire into his lap, And his clothes not be burned?
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 6:28 - Or can one walk on hot coals, And his feet not be scorched?
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 6:29 - So is he who goes in to his neighbor's wife. Whoever touches her will not be unpunished.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 6:30 - Men don't despise a thief, If he steals to satisfy himself when he is hungry:
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 6:31 - But if he is found, he shall restore seven times. He shall give all the wealth of his house.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 6:32 - He who commits adultery with a woman is void of understanding. He who does it destroys his own soul.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 6:33 - He will get wounds and dishonor. His reproach will not be wiped away.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 6:34 - For jealousy arouses the fury of the husband. He won't spare in the day of vengeance.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 6:35 - He won't regard any ransom, Neither will he rest content, though you give many gifts.

The Hebrew Names Version is based off the World English Bible, an update of the American Standard Version of 1901. This version of the Bible is in the public domain.


Pericope taken from the NASB95 and has been graciously provided by The Lockman Foundation, La Habra, Calif. All rights reserved.

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by The Lockman Foundation, La Habra, Calif.
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