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
The Blue Letter Bible
BLB Searches
Search the Bible
Search KJV
KJVNKJVNLTNIVESVHCSBNASB
Version Selector Up Arrow NETRSVASVYLTDBYWEBHNV
RVR60VULWLCLXXmGNTTR  
Version Selector Down Arrow
 [?]

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 KJV
KJVNKJVNLTNIVESVHCSBNASB
Version Selector Up Arrow NETRSVASVYLTDBYWEBHNV
RVR60VULWLCLXXmGNTTR  
Version Selector Down Arrow

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 TwitterConnect on FacebookConnect on PinterestConnect on Google Plus

Receive our Blue Letter Bible 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 31 :: King James Version (KJV)

toggle collapse

Tools specific to Pro 31:1

Unchecked Copy Box Pro 31:1

The words of king Lemuel, the prophecy that his mother taught him.

Tools specific to Pro 31:2

Unchecked Copy Box Pro 31:2

What, my son? and what, the son of my womb? and what, the son of my vows?

Tools specific to Pro 31:3

Unchecked Copy Box Pro 31:3

Give not thy strength unto women, nor thy ways to that which destroyeth kings.

Tools specific to Pro 31:4

Unchecked Copy Box Pro 31:4

It is not for kings, O Lemuel, it is not for kings to drink wine; nor for princes strong drink:

Tools specific to Pro 31:5

Unchecked Copy Box Pro 31:5

Lest they drink, and forget the law, and pervert the judgment of any of the afflicted.

Tools specific to Pro 31:6

Unchecked Copy Box Pro 31:6

Give strong drink unto him that is ready to perish, and wine unto those that be of heavy hearts.

Tools specific to Pro 31:7

Unchecked Copy Box Pro 31:7

Let him drink, and forget his poverty, and remember his misery no more.

Tools specific to Pro 31:8

Unchecked Copy Box Pro 31:8

Open thy mouth for the dumb in the cause of all such as are appointed to destruction.

Tools specific to Pro 31:9

Unchecked Copy Box Pro 31:9

Open thy mouth, judge righteously, and plead the cause of the poor and needy.

Tools specific to Pro 31:10

Unchecked Copy Box Pro 31:10

Who can find a virtuous woman? for her price is far above rubies.

Tools specific to Pro 31:11

Unchecked Copy Box Pro 31:11

The heart of her husband doth safely trust in her, so that he shall have no need of spoil.

Tools specific to Pro 31:12

Unchecked Copy Box Pro 31:12

She will do him good and not evil all the days of her life.

Tools specific to Pro 31:13

Unchecked Copy Box Pro 31:13

She seeketh wool, and flax, and worketh willingly with her hands.

Tools specific to Pro 31:14

Unchecked Copy Box Pro 31:14

She is like the merchants' ships; she bringeth her food from afar.

Tools specific to Pro 31:15

Unchecked Copy Box Pro 31:15

She riseth also while it is yet night, and giveth meat to her household, and a portion to her maidens.

Tools specific to Pro 31:16

Unchecked Copy Box Pro 31:16

She considereth a field, and buyeth it: with the fruit of her hands she planteth a vineyard.

Tools specific to Pro 31:17

Unchecked Copy Box Pro 31:17

She girdeth her loins with strength, and strengtheneth her arms.

Tools specific to Pro 31:18

Unchecked Copy Box Pro 31:18

She perceiveth that her merchandise is good: her candle goeth not out by night.

Tools specific to Pro 31:19

Unchecked Copy Box Pro 31:19

She layeth her hands to the spindle, and her hands hold the distaff.

Tools specific to Pro 31:20

Unchecked Copy Box Pro 31:20

She stretcheth out her hand to the poor; yea, she reacheth forth her hands to the needy.

Tools specific to Pro 31:21

Unchecked Copy Box Pro 31:21

She is not afraid of the snow for her household: for all her household are clothed with scarlet.

Tools specific to Pro 31:22

Unchecked Copy Box Pro 31:22

She maketh herself coverings of tapestry; her clothing is silk and purple.

Tools specific to Pro 31:23

Unchecked Copy Box Pro 31:23

Her husband is known in the gates, when he sitteth among the elders of the land.

Tools specific to Pro 31:24

Unchecked Copy Box Pro 31:24

She maketh fine linen, and selleth it; and delivereth girdles unto the merchant.

Tools specific to Pro 31:25

Unchecked Copy Box Pro 31:25

Strength and honour are her clothing; and she shall rejoice in time to come.

Tools specific to Pro 31:26

Unchecked Copy Box Pro 31:26

She openeth her mouth with wisdom; and in her tongue is the law of kindness.

Tools specific to Pro 31:27

Unchecked Copy Box Pro 31:27

She looketh well to the ways of her household, and eateth not the bread of idleness.

Tools specific to Pro 31:28

Unchecked Copy Box Pro 31:28

Her children arise up, and call her blessed; her husband also, and he praiseth her.

Tools specific to Pro 31:29

Unchecked Copy Box Pro 31:29

Many daughters have done virtuously, but thou excellest them all.

Tools specific to Pro 31:30

Unchecked Copy Box Pro 31:30

Favour is deceitful, and beauty is vain: but a woman that feareth the LORD, she shall be praised.

Tools specific to Pro 31:31

Unchecked Copy Box Pro 31:31

Give her of the fruit of her hands; and let her own works praise her in the gates.
decorationPrevious BookPrevious ChapterGo to Top of PageNext ChapterNext Bookdecoration

KJV

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.

 
 
Home
Search Bible
Click for Help   Click for QuickNav   Click for Advanced Search Options
Search KJV
KJVNKJVNLTNIVESVHCSBNASB
Version Selector Up Arrow NETRSVASVYLTDBYWEBHNV
RVR60VULWLCLXXmGNTTR  
Version Selector Down Arrow

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 KJV
Version Selector Up Arrow KJV - King James Version NKJV - New King James Version NLT - New Living Translation NIV - New International Version ESV - English Standard Version HCSB - Holman Christian Standard Bible NASB - New American Standard Bible NET - New English Translation RSV - Revised Standard Version ASV - American Standard Version YLT - Young's Literal Translation DBY - Darby Translation WEB - Webster's Bible HNV - Hebrew Names Version
RVR60 - Reina-Valera 1960VUL - Latin VulgateWLC - Westminster Leningrad CodexLXX - Septuagint
Go to Top There is no Go To Top button on mobile devices and tablets
Link to This PageCite This Page
Version Selector Up Arrow
Version Selector Up Arrow

Cite this page

MLA format

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
Chicago format
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...

InterlinearInterlinear
BiblesBibles
Cross-RefsCross-Refs
CommentariesCommentaries
DictionariesDictionaries
MiscellaneousMiscellaneous
Verse Tools Arrow
Blue Letter Bible
Loading...
Login

Email / username or password was incorrect!

Check your email for password retrieval

Enter Your
Email or Username

Password

 [?]

 

Why won't my login from the old site work?

Did you forget your password?

Register a new BLB account

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

Enter Your EmailUsername

First Name

PasswordRe-enter

[ Cancel ]

 

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 Username

 

Return to Login

Close Login
 

Search

Bible Search

Multiverse Retrieval

LexiConc Search

FAQ Search

Browse Dictionary Topics

Bible Reference

Encyclopedias / Dictionaries

Introductions to the Bible

Topical Indexes

Charts and Outlines

Timelines

Maps / Images

Bible Commentaries

Text Commentaries

Audio & Video Commentaries

Theological Resources

Articles / Books

Women's Resources

Don Stewart

BLB Theological

Creeds, Catechisms, and Confessions

Multimedia

Video

Music

Products

Digital Books

Mobile Apps for iPhone / iPad

Mobile blb.org

BLB Offline CDs

Free Web Tools

Devotionals

Email Devotional Sign-Up

BLB Daily Promises

Day by Day by Grace

Morning and Evening

Daily Bible Reading Plan

Help

Video Tutorials

Support

Theological Questions

Website Support

iApp Support

Sponsorship Information

General Questions

Ministries

Sowing Circle

Co-Laboring Ministries

About

About the BLB

Statement of Faith

History

Newsletter

Partnerships

Ministry FAQs

Donate

Donation Information

Contact the BLB


BLB Institute

BLB Blog

Email Newsletters

Facebook

Twitter


Blue Letter Bible study tools make reading, searching and studying the Bible easy and rewarding.

Blue Letter Bible is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization

©2016 Blue Letter Bible