Proverbs 9 KJV

1 Wisdom hath builded her house, she hath hewn out her seven pillars:
2 She hath killed her beasts;a she hath mingled her wine; she hath also furnished her table.

References for Proverbs 9:2

    • ƒ 9:2 - her beasts: Heb. her killing
      3 She hath sent forth her maidens: she crieth upon the highest places of the city,
      4 Whoso is simple, let him turn in hither: as for him that wanteth understanding, she saith to him,
      5 Come , eat of my bread, and drink of the wine which I have mingled .
      6 Forsake the foolish, and live ; and go in the way of understanding.
      7 He that reproveth a scorner getteth to himself shame: and he that rebuketh a wicked man getteth himself a blot.
      8 Reprove not a scorner , lest he hate thee: rebuke a wise man, and he will love thee.
      9 Give instruction to a wise man, and he will be yet wiser : teach a just man, and he will increase in learning.
      10 The fear of the LORD is the beginning of wisdom: and the knowledge of the holy is understanding.
      11 For by me thy days shall be multiplied , and the years of thy life shall be increased .
      12 If thou be wise , thou shalt be wise for thyself: but if thou scornest , thou alone shalt bear it.
      14 For she sitteth at the door of her house, on a seat in the high places of the city,
      15 To call passengers * who go right on their ways:
      16 Whoso is simple, let him turn in hither: and as for him that wanteth understanding, she saith to him,
      17 Stolen waters are sweet , and bread eaten in secret is pleasant .
      18 But he knoweth not that the dead are there; and that her guests are in the depths of hell.