Proverbs 1:8-19 KJV

8 My son, hear the instruction of thy father, and forsake not the law of thy mother:
9 For they shall be an ornament of grace unto thy head, and chainsa about thy neck.

References for Proverbs 1:9

    • e 1:9 - an...: Heb. an adding
      10 My son, if sinners entice thee, consent thou not.
      11 If they say , Come with us, let us lay wait for blood, let us lurk privily for the innocent without cause:
      12 Let us swallow them up alive as the grave; and whole, as those that go down into the pit:
      13 We shall find all precious substance, we shall fill our houses with spoil:
      14 Cast in thy lot among us; let us all have one purse:
      15 My son, walk not thou in the way with them; refrain thy foot from their path:
      16 For their feet run to evil, and make haste to shed blood.
      17 Surely in vain the net is spread in the sight of any bird *.
      18 And they lay wait for their own blood; they lurk privily for their own lives.
      19 So are the ways of every one that is greedy of gain; which taketh away the life of the owners thereof.