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Proverbs 3 :: New King James Version (NKJV)

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Pro 3:1

My son, do not forget my law,
But let your heart keep my commands;

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Pro 3:2

For length of days and long life
And peace they will add to you.

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Pro 3:3

Let not mercy and truth forsake you;
Bind them around your neck,
Write them on the tablet of your heart,

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Pro 3:4

And so find favor and high esteem
In the sight of God and man.

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Pro 3:5

Trust in the LORD with all your heart,
And lean not on your own understanding;

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Pro 3:6

In all your ways acknowledge Him,
And He shall directfn your paths.

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Pro 3:7

Do not be wise in your own eyes;
Fear the LORD and depart from evil.

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Pro 3:8

It will be health to your flesh,fn
And strengthfn to your bones.

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Pro 3:9

Honor the LORD with your possessions,
And with the firstfruits of all your increase;

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Pro 3:10

So your barns will be filled with plenty,
And your vats will overflow with new wine.

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Pro 3:11

My son, do not despise the chastening of the LORD,
Nor detest His correction;

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Pro 3:12

For whom the LORD loves He corrects,
Just as a father the son in whom he delights.

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Pro 3:13

Happy is the man who finds wisdom,
And the man who gains understanding;

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Pro 3:14

For her proceeds are better than the profits of silver,
And her gain than fine gold.

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Pro 3:15

She is more precious than rubies,
And all the things you may desire cannot compare with her.

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Pro 3:16

Length of days is in her right hand,
In her left hand riches and honor.

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Pro 3:17

Her ways are ways of pleasantness,
And all her paths are peace.

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Pro 3:18

She is a tree of life to those who take hold of her,
And happy are all who retain her.

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Pro 3:19

The LORD by wisdom founded the earth;
By understanding He established the heavens;

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Pro 3:20

By His knowledge the depths were broken up,
And clouds drop down the dew.

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Pro 3:21

My son, let them not depart from your eyes—
Keep sound wisdom and discretion;

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Pro 3:22

So they will be life to your soul
And grace to your neck.

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Pro 3:23

Then you will walk safely in your way,
And your foot will not stumble.

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Pro 3:24

When you lie down, you will not be afraid;
Yes, you will lie down and your sleep will be sweet.

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Pro 3:25

Do not be afraid of sudden terror,
Nor of trouble from the wicked when it comes;

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Pro 3:26

For the LORD will be your confidence,
And will keep your foot from being caught.

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Pro 3:27

Do not withhold good from those to whom it is due,
When it is in the power of your hand to do so.

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Pro 3:28

Do not say to your neighbor,
“Go, and come back,
And tomorrow I will give it,”
When you have it with you.

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Pro 3:29

Do not devise evil against your neighbor,
For he dwells by you for safety’s sake.

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Pro 3:30

Do not strive with a man without cause,
If he has done you no harm.

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Pro 3:31

Do not envy the oppressor,
And choose none of his ways;

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Pro 3:32

For the perverse person is an abomination to the LORD,
But His secret counsel is with the upright.

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Pro 3:33

The curse of the LORD is on the house of the wicked,
But He blesses the home of the just.

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Pro 3:34

Surely He scorns the scornful,
But gives grace to the humble.

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Pro 3:35

The wise shall inherit glory,
But shame shall be the legacy of fools.
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Literally navel, figurative of the body
Literally drink or refreshment

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