Thematic Bible

Proverbs 1:1 (show verse)

The proverbs of Solomon, son of David, King of Israel:

Proverbs 1:2 (show verse)

For the knowledge of wisdom and correction, for discerning the sayings of intelligence;

Proverbs 1:3 (show verse)

For receiving the correction of prudence, righteousness and justice, and equity;

Proverbs 1:4 (show verse)

For giving To the simple shrewdness, To the young man, knowledge and discretion.

Proverbs 1:5 (show verse)

A wise man, will hear, and will increase learning, and a, discreet man, wise counsels, will acquire,
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Proverbs 1:6 (show verse)

By gaining discernment of proverb, and satire, the words of the wise, and their dark sayings.
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Proverbs 1:7 (show verse)

The reverence of Yahweh, is the beginning of knowledge, Wisdom and correction, the foolish have despised.

Proverbs 1:8 (show verse)

Hear, my son, the correction of thy father, and do not reject the instruction of thy mother;

Proverbs 1:9 (show verse)

For, a wreath of beauty, shall they be to thy head, and chains of ornament, to thy neck.

Proverbs 1:10 (show verse)

My son, if sinners entice thee, do not consent.

Proverbs 1:11 (show verse)

If they say - Come with us, - Let us lie in wait for blood, Let us watch in secret for him who is needlessly innocent;

Proverbs 1:12 (show verse)

Let us engulf them, like hades, alive, While in health, like them who are going down to the pit;

Proverbs 1:13 (show verse)

All costly substance, shall we find, We shall fill our houses with spoil;

Proverbs 1:14 (show verse)

Thy lot, shalt thou cast into our midst, One purse, shall there be, for us all.

Proverbs 1:15 (show verse)

My son, do not walk in the way with them, Withhold thy foot from their path.

Proverbs 1:16 (show verse)

For, their feet, to mischief, do run, and haste to the shedding of blood.

Proverbs 1:17 (show verse)

Surely, in vain, is spread the net, in the sight of aught that hath wings!

Proverbs 1:18 (show verse)

Yet, they, for their own blood, lie in wait, They watch in secret for their own life.

Proverbs 1:19 (show verse)

Such are the ways of every one that graspeth with greed, The life of the owners thereof, it taketh away!

Proverbs 1:20 (show verse)

Wisdom, in the open place, soundeth forth, in the broadways, she raiseth her voice;

Proverbs 1:21 (show verse)

At the head of bustling streets, she crieth aloud, - at the openings of the gates in the city - her sayings, she doth utter: -

Proverbs 1:22 (show verse)

How long, ye simple ones, will ye love simplicity? and, scoffers, in scoffing, delight them? and, dullards, hate knowledge?

Proverbs 1:23 (show verse)

Will ye turn, at my reproof? Lo! I will pour out to you my spirit, I will make known my words to you.

Proverbs 1:24 (show verse)

Because I called, and ye refused, I stretched out my hand, and no one regarded;
The call of God » Rejection of, leads to » Rejection by God
The call of God » Most reject
divine Call » Heal persecution of » Refused
Calling » The reward for not answering the calls of wisdom
Counsel » Rejected
Despisement » The reward for despising wisdom
Evil » Who shall not have evil upon them
Fear » Who shall not be afraid
Fear » Those that do not fear the lord
Fear of God » Guilty
Finding » Who shall not find wisdom
God » Mysteries of » Rejected
God's Call » Examples of Leadership » Refused by men
God's Call » The comes of God's word » Divine pleadings
Hate » The reward for hating knowledge
Hearing » Those that hear wisdom
Holy spirit » Withdrawn from incorrigible sinners
Impenitence » Warnings against
Judgments » Are sent, as punishment for » Despising the warnings of God
King » Demanded by israel
Knowledge » The reward for hating knowledge
Opportunity » The measure of responsibility
Opportunity » Lost, by indifference or neglect » Responsibility according to
Prayer, answers to » Denied to those who » Reject the call of God
Punishment » Delayed
Rejected » Christ » God
Rejection » Of Christ » Of God
Repentance » Exhortation to
Reproof » Who despises reproof
Safety » Who shall be safe
Self-will » Exhibited in » Refusing to listen to God
Self-will and stubbornness » Exhibited in » Refusing to hearken to God
The lord seeking that which was lost » Who shall not find wisdom when they seek it
Wisdom » Those that hear wisdom
Wisdom » The reward for despising wisdom

Proverbs 1:25 (show verse)

But ye dismissed all my counsel, and, to my rebuke, would not yield,

Proverbs 1:26 (show verse)

I also, at your calamity, will laugh, I will mock, when cometh your dread;

Proverbs 1:27 (show verse)

When cometh as a crashing your dread, and, your calamity, as a storm-wind, overtaketh, when there come upon you, distress and anguish.

Proverbs 1:28 (show verse)

Then, will they call me, but I will not answer, they will seek me diligently, but shall not find me.

Proverbs 1:29 (show verse)

Because they hated knowledge, and, the reverence of Yahweh, did not choose;

Proverbs 1:30 (show verse)

Consented not to my counsel, disdained all my rebuke,

Proverbs 1:31 (show verse)

Therefore shall they eat of the fruit of their own way, and, with their own counsels, be filled.

Proverbs 1:32 (show verse)

For, the turning away of the simple, will slay them, - and, the carelessness of dullards, will destroy them.

Proverbs 1:33 (show verse)

Whereas, he that hearkeneth unto me, shall dwell safely, and be at rest, without dread of misfortune.