26 occurrences in 11 translations

'Prudence' in the Bible

But if a man comes presumptuously upon his neighbour to slay him with prudence, thou shalt take him from my altar that he may die.

they worked with prudence and went and made as if they had been ambassadors and took old sacks upon their asses, and wine bottles, old and rent and bound up,

Go, I pray you, prepare yet and know and see his place where he places his foot and who has seen him there, for it is told me that he deals with great prudence.

Huram said moreover, Blessed be the LORD God of Israel, that made heaven and earth, who hath given to David the king a wise son, endued with prudence and understanding, that might build an house for the LORD, and an house for his kingdom.

He takes the wise in their own prudence, and the counsel of his adversaries is turned to folly.

With him are strength and prudence; both the one who goes astray and the one who misleads are his.

Job has spoken without knowledge, and his words were without prudence.

to receive the chastening of prudence, justice, judgment, and equity;

My child, may they not escape from your {sight}; may you keep sound wisdom and prudence.

[in order] to keep prudence, and knowledge will guard your lips.

But whoever commits adultery with a woman lacks heart and understanding (moral principle and prudence); he who does it is destroying his own life.

Understand prudence, you naive people; and gain an understanding heart, you foolish ones.

I wisdom dwell with prudence, and find out knowledge of witty inventions.

Smite a scoffer, and the simple will learn prudence; And reprove one that hath understanding, and he will understand knowledge.

Do not speak in the ears of a fool, for he will despise the prudence of thy words.

I returned and saw under the sun that the race is not to the swift, nor the battle to the strong, neither yet bread to the wise, nor yet riches to men of prudence, nor yet grace to men of eloquence; but time and chance happens to them all.

Even when the fool walks by the way, he lacks prudence, and he says unto every one that he is a fool.

Therefore, behold, I will again do a marvellous work among this people with a fearful miracle: for the wisdom of their wise men shall perish, and the prudence of their prudent men shall fade away.

Then Daniel answered with counsel and prudence to Arioch the chief of the king's bodyguard, who had gone forth to slay the wise men of Babylon:

And he shall go before him in the spirit and power of Elijah to turn the hearts of the fathers to the children and the rebellious to the prudence of the just, to make ready a prepared people for the Lord.

And when he was called forth, Tertullus began to accuse him, saying, Seeing that by thee we enjoy great peace and that very worthy deeds are done unto this nation by thy prudence,

Wherein he hath abounded toward us in all wisdom and prudence;

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