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Proverbs 2 :: King James Version (KJV)

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Unchecked Copy BoxPro 2:1 - My son, if thou wilt receive my words, and hide my commandments with thee;
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 2:2 - So that thou incline thine ear unto wisdom, and apply thine heart to understanding;
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 2:3 - Yea, if thou criest after knowledge, and liftest up thy voice for understanding;
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 2:4 - If thou seekest her as silver, and searchest for her as for hid treasures;
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 2:5 - Then shalt thou understand the fear of the LORD, and find the knowledge of God.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 2:6 - For the LORD giveth wisdom: out of his mouth cometh knowledge and understanding.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 2:7 - He layeth up sound wisdom for the righteous: he is a buckler to them that walk uprightly.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 2:8 - He keepeth the paths of judgment, and preserveth the way of his saints.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 2:9 - Then shalt thou understand righteousness, and judgment, and equity; yea, every good path.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 2:10 - When wisdom entereth into thine heart, and knowledge is pleasant unto thy soul;
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 2:11 - Discretion shall preserve thee, understanding shall keep thee:
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 2:12 - To deliver thee from the way of the evil man, from the man that speaketh froward things;
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 2:13 - Who leave the paths of uprightness, to walk in the ways of darkness;
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 2:14 - Who rejoice to do evil, and delight in the frowardness of the wicked;
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 2:15 - Whose ways are crooked, and they froward in their paths:
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 2:16 - To deliver thee from the strange woman, even from the stranger which flattereth with her words;
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 2:17 - Which forsaketh the guide of her youth, and forgetteth the covenant of her God.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 2:18 - For her house inclineth unto death, and her paths unto the dead.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 2:19 - None that go unto her return again, neither take they hold of the paths of life.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 2:20 - That thou mayest walk in the way of good men, and keep the paths of the righteous.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 2:21 - For the upright shall dwell in the land, and the perfect shall remain in it.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 2:22 - But the wicked shall be cut off from the earth, and the transgressors shall be rooted out of it.

The Authorized Version or King James Version (KJV), 1611, 1769.
Outside of the United Kingdom, the KJV is in the public domain. Within the United Kingdom, the rights to the KJV are vested in the Crown.

For more information on this translation, see the KJV Preface.


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

New American Standard Bible
Copyright © 1960, 1962, 1963, 1968, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1975, 1977, 1995
by The Lockman Foundation, La Habra, Calif.
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