Thematic Bible: Proverbs 3

Proverbs 3:1 (show verse)

My son, do not forget my teaching, But let your heart keep my commandments;

Proverbs 3:2 (show verse)

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

Proverbs 3:3 (show verse)

Do not let kindness and truth leave you; Bind them around your neck, Write them on the tablet of your heart.

Proverbs 3:4 (show verse)

So you will find favor and good repute In the sight of God and man.

Proverbs 3:5 (show verse)

Trust in the LORD with all your heart And do not lean on your own understanding.

Proverbs 3:6 (show verse)

In all your ways acknowledge Him, And He will make your paths straight.

Proverbs 3:7 (show verse)

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

Proverbs 3:8 (show verse)

It will be healing to your body And refreshment to your bones.

Proverbs 3:9 (show verse)

Honor the LORD from your wealth And from the first of all your produce;

Proverbs 3:10 (show verse)

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

Proverbs 3:11 (show verse)

My son, do not reject the discipline of the LORD Or loathe His reproof,

Proverbs 3:12 (show verse)

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

Proverbs 3:13 (show verse)

How blessed is the man who finds wisdom And the man who gains understanding.

Proverbs 3:14 (show verse)

For her profit is better than the profit of silver And her gain better than fine gold.

Proverbs 3:15 (show verse)

She is more precious than jewels; And nothing you desire compares with her.

Proverbs 3:16 (show verse)

Long life is in her right hand; In her left hand are riches and honor.

Proverbs 3:17 (show verse)

Her ways are pleasant ways And all her paths are peace.

Proverbs 3:18 (show verse)

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

Proverbs 3:19 (show verse)

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

Proverbs 3:20 (show verse)

By His knowledge the deeps were broken up And the skies drip with dew.

Proverbs 3:21 (show verse)

My son, let them not vanish from your sight; Keep sound wisdom and discretion,

Proverbs 3:22 (show verse)

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

Proverbs 3:23 (show verse)

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

Proverbs 3:24 (show verse)

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

Proverbs 3:25 (show verse)

Do not be afraid of sudden fear Nor of the onslaught of the wicked when it comes;

Proverbs 3:26 (show verse)

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

Proverbs 3:27 (show verse)

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

Proverbs 3:28 (show verse)

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

Proverbs 3:29 (show verse)

Do not devise harm against your neighbor, While he lives securely beside you.

Proverbs 3:30 (show verse)

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

Proverbs 3:31 (show verse)

Do not envy a man of violence And do not choose any of his ways.

Proverbs 3:32 (show verse)

For the devious are an abomination to the LORD; But He is intimate with the upright.

Proverbs 3:33 (show verse)

The curse of the LORD is on the house of the wicked, But He blesses the dwelling of the righteous.

Proverbs 3:34 (show verse)

Though He scoffs at the scoffers, Yet He gives grace to the afflicted.

Proverbs 3:35 (show verse)

The wise will inherit honor, But fools display dishonor.