Thematic Bible: Proverbs 2

Proverbs 2:1 (show verse)

My son, if you will receive my words And treasure my commandments within you,

Proverbs 2:2 (show verse)

Make your ear attentive to wisdom, Incline your heart to understanding;

Proverbs 2:3 (show verse)

For if you cry for discernment, Lift your voice for understanding;

Proverbs 2:4 (show verse)

If you seek her as silver And search for her as for hidden treasures;

Proverbs 2:5 (show verse)

Then you will discern the fear of the LORD And discover the knowledge of God.

Proverbs 2:6 (show verse)

For the LORD gives wisdom; From His mouth come knowledge and understanding.

Proverbs 2:7 (show verse)

He stores up sound wisdom for the upright; He is a shield to those who walk in integrity,

Proverbs 2:8 (show verse)

Guarding the paths of justice, And He preserves the way of His godly ones.

Proverbs 2:9 (show verse)

Then you will discern righteousness and justice And equity and every good course.

Proverbs 2:10 (show verse)

For wisdom will enter your heart And knowledge will be pleasant to your soul;

Proverbs 2:11 (show verse)

Discretion will guard you, Understanding will watch over you,

Proverbs 2:12 (show verse)

To deliver you from the way of evil, From the man who speaks perverse things;

Proverbs 2:13 (show verse)

From those who leave the paths of uprightness To walk in the ways of darkness;

Proverbs 2:14 (show verse)

Who delight in doing evil And rejoice in the perversity of evil;

Proverbs 2:15 (show verse)

Whose paths are crooked, And who are devious in their ways;

Proverbs 2:16 (show verse)

To deliver you from the strange woman, From the adulteress who flatters with her words;

Proverbs 2:17 (show verse)

That leaves the companion of her youth And forgets the covenant of her God;

Proverbs 2:18 (show verse)

For her house sinks down to death And her tracks lead to the dead;

Proverbs 2:19 (show verse)

None who go to her return again, Nor do they reach the paths of life.

Proverbs 2:20 (show verse)

So you will walk in the way of good men And keep to the paths of the righteous.

Proverbs 2:21 (show verse)

For the upright will live in the land And the blameless will remain in it;

Proverbs 2:22 (show verse)

But the wicked will be cut off from the land And the treacherous will be uprooted from it.