12  for the Lord reproves him whom he loves. 4 So you will find favor and good success [] in the sight of God and man. as ta father the son in whom he delights. tomorrow I will give it”—when you have it with you. Pro 3:12 -. from qthe adulteress2 with rher smooth words, 17  who forsakes sthe companion of her youth, 20  So you will walk in the way of the good. The integrity of the upright guides them, but the crookedness of the treacherous destroys them. have gstretched out my hand and no one has heeded, 25  because you have hignored all my counsel, 27  when terror strikes you like la storm. and be attentive, that you may ggain1 insight. 19  hThe way of the wicked is like deep idarkness; they do not know over what they jstumble. 2:7; 22:2, Ps. for the gain from her is better than gain from silver Proverbs 3:13-26. and whole, like pthose who go down to the pit; 15  my son, qdo not walk in the way with them; 18  but these men ulie in wait for their own blood; 19  vSuch are the ways of everyone who is wgreedy for unjust gain; xit takes away the life of its possessors. 1:8 My son, do not forget my teaching, # Deut. 4  fHear, O sons, a father’s instruction. 13  uBlessed is the one who finds wisdom, 14  vfor the gain from her is better than gain from silver. and will qkeep your foot from being caught. 13 (W)Blessed is the one who finds wisdom,    and the one who gets understanding,14 (X)for the gain from her is better than gain from silver    and her profit better than (Y)gold.15 She is more precious than (Z)jewels,    and (AA)nothing you desire can compare with her.16 (AB)Long life is in her right hand;    in her left hand are (AC)riches and honor.17 Her (AD)ways are ways of pleasantness,    and all her paths are peace.18 She is (AE)a tree of life to those who (AF)lay hold of her;    those who hold her fast are called blessed. Let not steadfast love and faithfulness forsake you; bind them around your neck; write them on the tablet of your heart. 4  but in the end she is cbitter as dwormwood. 19  eThe Lord by wisdom founded the earth; by understanding ehe established the heavens; 20  by his knowledge fthe deeps broke open. 31  therefore they shall eat othe fruit of their way. 18  But dthe path of the righteous is like ethe light of dawn. 6 In all your ways acknowledge him, and he will make straight your paths. 18  She is ca tree of life to those who dlay hold of her; those who hold her fast are called blessed. Let not steadfast love and faithfulness forsake you; bind them around your neck; write them on the tablet of your heart. refreshment[ c] to your bones. and those with integrity will remain in it. 3  Let not csteadfast love and dfaithfulness forsake you; 4  So you will gfind favor and hgood success1. Menu. that uthe years of your life may be many. Trust in the LORD with all your heart, and do not lean on your own understanding. The Holy Bible, English Standard Version. It shall be health to thy navel, and marrow to thy bones. Proverbs 3:1-2 law life heart. 11 (U)My son, do not despise the Lord's discipline    or be weary of his reproof,12 for the Lord reproves him whom he loves,    as (V)a father the son in whom he delights. is a beating rain that leaves no food. 3 (A)My son, do not forget my teaching,    (B)but let your heart keep my commandments,2 for (C)length of days and years of life    and (D)peace they will add to you. zbut let your heart keep my commandments. 32  For the simple are killed by qtheir turning away. 5  iTrust in the Lord with all your heart. Pro 3:12. English Standard Version (ESV) Bible Book List. 6:6; 21:9; 25:16; 26:3). 91:16, ch. 21 My son, (AK)do not lose sight of these—    keep sound wisdom and discretion,22 and they will be (AL)life for your soul    and (AM)adornment for your neck.23 (AN)Then you will walk on your way securely,    (AO)and your foot will not stumble.24 (AP)If you lie down, you will not be afraid;    when you lie down, (AQ)your sleep will be sweet.25 (AR)Do not be afraid of sudden terror    or of (AS)the ruin[d] of the wicked, when it comes,26 for the Lord will be your confidence    and will (AT)keep your foot from being caught.27 (AU)Do not withhold good from those to whom it is due,[e]    when it is in your power to do it. Proverbs 3 - ESV > English Standard Version (ESV) NIV KJV ESV NKJV. Proverbs 3 - ESV: My son, do not forget my teaching, but let your heart keep my commandments, for length of days and years of life and peace they will add to you. but he bblesses the dwelling of the righteous. The Enticement of Sinners. Trust in the Lord with All Your Heart. 21  lLet them not escape from your sight; 22  For they are nlife to those who find them. 16 [z] Proverbs 3:2 Long life is in her right hand; in her left hand are [a] Proverbs 8:18; Proverbs 22:4 riches and honor. 30  vDo not contend with a man for no reason. Proverbs 23:17 Let not your heart envy sinners: but be you in the fear of the LORD all the day long. 17 Her [b] [ Matthew 11:29-30 ] ways are ways of … 27  rDo not withhold good from those to whom it is due,5. Proverbs 14:27 The fear of the LORD is a fountain of life, to depart from the snares of death. 9 Honor the Lord with your wealth    and with (S)the firstfruits of all your produce;10 then your (T)barns will be filled with plenty,    and your vats will be bursting with wine. 11  sMy son, do not despise the Lord’s discipline. 8 Hear, my son, your father’s instruction, and forsake not your mother’s … Trust in the LORD with All Your Heart - My son, do not forget my teaching, but let your heart keep my commandments, for length of days and years of life and peace they will add to you. 32  for ythe devious person is an abomination to the Lord. 16  Should your psprings be scattered abroad. those who hold her fast are called blessed. 3 Let not (E)steadfast love and (F)faithfulness forsake you;    (G)bind them around your neck;    (H)write them on the tablet of your heart.4 So you will (I)find favor and (J)good success[a]    in the sight of God and man. 12  When you walk, wyour step will not be hampered. 28  mThen they will call upon me, but I will not answer; they will seek me diligently but will not find me. 16  For they bcannot sleep unless they have done wrong; they are robbed of sleep unless they have made someone stumble. 9  fThen you will understand grighteousness and justice. in the sight of God and man. 5  Let the wise hear and eincrease in learning. ESV® Text Edition: 2016. and do not depart from the words of my mouth. Proverbs 3:6 In all your ways acknowledge him, and he will make straight your paths. and your calamity comes like a whirlwind. Proverbs 3:5; Proverbs 3:6. fear the Lord, and turn away from evil. At times the book of Proverbs is very direct and earthy (cf. 2:2; See Lev. Proverbs 7:3 Bind them on your fingers, write them on the table of your heart. Let her breasts vfill you at all times with delight; 20  Why should you be intoxicated, my son, with wa forbidden woman, and embrace the bosom of wan adulteress?5. Commit your work to the LORD, and your plans will be established. 5 Evil men i do not understand justice, but those who seek the L ord j understand it completely. itender, jthe only one in the sight of my mother. It shall be health to thy navel, and marrow to thy bones. 19 (AG)The Lord by wisdom founded the earth;    by understanding (AH)he established the heavens;20 by his knowledge (AI)the deeps broke open,    and (AJ)the clouds drop down the dew. 5 Her feet g go down to death; her steps follow the path to 3 Sheol; 6 she h does not ponder the path of life; her ways wander, and she does not know it. and the one who understands obtain guidance. Trust in the Lord with All Your Heart # See ch. Proverbs 3:8 Parallel. 3 By the mouth of a fool comes j a rod for his back, 1. k but the lips of the wise will preserve them. ESV MacArthur Study Bible--soft leather-look, olive with Celtic cross design, ESV MacArthur Study Bible--genuine top grain leather, black, ESV Single Column Journaling Bible, Large Print, Cloth over Board, Flowers, ESV Large Print Thinline Bible (TruTone, Turquoise, Emblem Design), ESV Student Study Bible, TruTone, Sky Blue with Ivy Design. The integrity of the upright guides them, but the crookedness of the treacherous destroys them. Compare My son, do not forget my teaching, but let your heart keep my commandments, for length of days and years of life and peace they will add to you. 3 For the lips of a a forbidden 1 woman drip honey, and her speech 2 is b smoother than oil, 4 but in the end she is c bitter as d wormwood, e sharp as f a two-edged sword. 8 Hear, my son, your father’s instruction, and forsake not your mother’s … peace they will add to you. 28 (AV)Do not say to your neighbor, “Go, and come again,    tomorrow I will give it”—when you have it with you.29 (AW)Do not plan evil against your neighbor,    who (AX)dwells trustingly beside you.30 (AY)Do not contend with a man for no reason,    when he has done you no harm.31 (AZ)Do not envy (BA)a man of violence    and do not choose any of his ways,32 for (BB)the devious person is an abomination to the Lord,    but the upright are (BC)in his confidence.33 (BD)The Lord's curse is on the house of the wicked,    but he (BE)blesses the dwelling of the righteous.34 Toward the (BF)scorners he (BG)is scornful,    (BH)but to the humble he gives favor. 11:30; 13:12; 15:4; Gen. 2:9; 3:22; Rev. 24  mIf you lie down, you will not be afraid; when you lie down, nyour sleep will be sweet. 11  I have vtaught you the way of wisdom; I have led you in the paths of uprightness. Proverbs 14:9 Fools mock at the guilt offering, but the upright enjoy acceptance. 13  yKeep hold of instruction; do not let go; 14  aDo not enter the path of the wicked. fthe words of the wise and their griddles. for the L ORD reproves him whom he loves, as a father the son in whom he delights. Read verse in English Standard Version or of pthe ruin4 of the wicked, when it comes. Proverbs 3:1-4 ESV My son, do not forget my teaching, but let your heart keep my commandments, for length of days and years of life and peace they will add to you. Blessed Is the One Who Finds Wisdom. and your vats will be bursting with wine. 22  but the wicked will be wcut off from the land. and ndid not choose the fear of the Lord. Keil and Delitzsch Biblical Commentary on the Old Testament. and treasure up my commandments with you. 5 l A faithful witness does not lie, but m a false witness breathes out lies. 6  she hdoes not ponder the path of life; her ways wander, and she does not know it. Let not steadfast love and faithfulness forsake you; bind them around your neck; write them on the … Subscribe to a study package to unlock the ESV Study Bible, the interactive Knowing the Bible study series, the … Copyright © 2001 by Crossway Bibles, a publishing ministry of Good News Publishers. and have ptheir fill of their own devices. Proverbs 16:3 ESV - Commit your work to the LORD, and your - Bible Gateway. Webster's Bible Translation. and jdo not lean on your own understanding. Proverbs 3:3 ESV - Let not steadfast love and faithfulness - Bible Gateway. 4 Those who forsake the law g praise the wicked, but those who keep the law h strive against them. 11  and at the end of your life you kgroan. 10  lest strangers take their fill of your strength. In all your ways acknowledge him, and he will make straight your paths. 29  tDo not plan evil against your neighbor. Trust in the LORD with all your heart, and do not lean on your own understanding. forget. Proverbs 6:21 Bind them continually on your heart, and tie them about your neck. 27  vDo not swerve to the right or to the left; 3  For the lips of aa forbidden1 woman drip honey. and do not go near the door of her house. Commentary. 4:10; 9:11; 10:27; See Ps. English Standard Version Update. 5 Trust in the Lord with all your heart, and do not lean on your own understanding. My son, do not despise the L ORD ’s discipline. 34  Toward the cscorners he dis scornful. 16  So pyou will be delivered from the forbidden1 woman. Crossway Bibles, a publishing ministry of Good News Publishers. 10  for wisdom will come into your heart. Let not … "My son" tell us … 21  For xa man’s ways are ybefore the eyes of the Lord. Proverbs 3:2 "For length of days, and long life, and peace, shall they add to thee." [f]35 The wise will inherit honor,    but fools get[g] disgrace. English Revised Version. 7 Leave the presence of a fool, 6 k Better is a poor man who l walks in his integrity. and your jlabors go to the house of a foreigner. 22  The ainiquities of the wicked bensnare him. and the treacherous will be xrooted out of it. 16; ch. and ynothing you desire can compare with her. write them on the tablet of your heart. How long will bscoffers delight in their scoffing. which shines fbrighter and brighter until gfull day. 23  kThen you will walk on your way securely. from his mouth come knowledge and understanding; 7  he stores up sound wisdom for the upright; he is ba shield to those who cwalk in integrity. 3 f A poor man who oppresses the poor. and your vats will be bursting with wine. 3 y My son, do not forget my teaching, z but let your heart keep my commandments, 2 for a length of days and years of life . 3 Let not steadfast love and faithfulness forsake you; bind them around your neck; write them on the tablet of your heart. So you will find favor and good success in the sight of God and man. will make straight your paths. 4:10; 9: behold, I will dpour out my spirit to you; 24  eBecause I have called and fyou refused to listen. 7  hThe fear of the Lord is the beginning of knowledge; 8  iHear, my son, your father’s instruction, 9  for they are ja graceful garland for your head. 16; ch. Trust in the LORD with all your heart, and do not lean on your own understanding. 5 i Trust in the L ord with all your heart, and j do not lean on your own understanding. 4 So you will find favor and good success[ a] in the sight of God and man. 21  at the head of the noisy streets she cries out; at zthe entrance of the city gates she speaks: 22  “How long, O asimple ones, will you love being simple? 6  Do not forsake her, and she will keep you; 7  pThe beginning of wisdom is this: Get wisdom. 37:22; Zech. 33  aThe Lord’s curse is on the house of the wicked. 1 aThe proverbs of Solomon, son of David, king of Israel: 3  to receive instruction in wise dealing. 25  sLet your eyes look directly forward. Proverbs 1:8 My son, hear the instruction of your father, and forsake not the law of your mother:. Cancel any time. 8  Prize her highly, and she will exalt you; 9  She will place on your head sa graceful garland; she will bestow on you a beautiful crown.”. Read Proverbs 3 from the ESV Bible online. BibleGateway. and rthe complacency of fools destroys them; 33  but swhoever listens to me will dwell secure, and will be tat ease, without dread of disaster.”. The meaning of the Hebrew word is uncertain, Gain a concise, fundamental grasp of what the Bible is all about with our new, ver. 5 Trust in the Lord with all your heart, Subscribe to a study package to unlock the ESV Study Bible, the interactive Knowing the Bible study series, the Preaching the Word commentary series, and more. and knowledge will be pleasant to your soul; and ldelight in the perverseness of evil. Proverbs 16:3 Commit your works to the LORD, and your thoughts shall be established. 6 n A scoffer seeks wisdom o in vain, but p knowledge is easy for a man of understanding. 5 (K)Trust in the Lord with all your heart,    and (L)do not lean on your own understanding.6 In all your ways (M)acknowledge him,    and he (N)will make straight your paths.7 (O)Be not wise in your own eyes;    (P)fear the Lord, and turn away from evil.8 It will be (Q)healing to your flesh[b]    and (R)refreshment[c] to your bones. The Enticement of Sinners. Proverbs 3:3-9 English Standard Version (ESV) 3 Let not steadfast love and faithfulness forsake you; bind them around your neck; write them on the tablet of your heart. Proverbs 3:5-6 esv - Trust in the LORD with all your heart, - Bible Gateway. Commit your work to the LORD, and your plans will be established. 11  If they say, “Come with us, mlet us lie in wait for blood; nlet us ambush the innocent without reason; 12  like Sheol let us oswallow them alive. Proverbs 16:19 It is better to be of a lowly spirit with the poor than to divide the spoil with the proud. 5:4; Mal. 4 So you will g … Menu. or be weary of his reproof, Tools. and he is held fast in the cords of his sin. Pro 3:11 -. 4 Where there are no oxen, the manger is clean, but abundant crops come by the strength of the ox. 3 Let not c steadfast love and d faithfulness forsake you; e bind them around your neck; f write them on the tablet of your heart. tomorrow I will give it”—when you have it with you. do not forget, and do not turn away from the words of my mouth. do not lean on your own understanding. English Standard Version (ESV). Let not steadfast love and faithfulness forsake you; bind them around your neck; write them on the tablet of your heart. 8:1; 30:16, 20 but let your heart keep my commandments, for #ver. 12  and you say, l“How I hated discipline, 13  I did not listen to the voice of my teachers. The heart of her husband trusts in her, and he will have no lack of gain. and b peace they will add to you. and dwatching over the way of his esaints. 21  For the upright vwill inhabit the land. Sign up for an account to try it FREE for 30 days. Proverbs 11:3 ESV - The integrity of the upright guides - Bible Gateway. Proverbs 3:5-6 5 Trust in the LORD with all your heart, and do not lean on your own understanding. Proverbs 21:24 "Scoffer" is the name of the arrogant, haughty man who acts with arrogant pride. Font Size. and because of his great folly he is dled astray. Proverbs 16:6 By mercy and truth iniquity is purged: and by the fear of the LORD men depart from evil. and inclining your heart to understanding; and search for it as for yhidden treasures, 5  then zyou will understand the fear of the Lord. 26:14-39. and with qthe firstfruits of all your produce; 10  then your rbarns will be filled with plenty. 28  sDo not say to your neighbor, “Go, and come again. 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