|Bible in Basic English (BBE)
||New International Version (NIV)
7 The fear of the Lord is the start of knowledge: but the foolish have no use for wisdom and teaching.
7 The fear of the LORD is the beginning of knowledge, but fools despise wisdom and discipline.
|The Bible in Basic English is in the public domain. (The Bible in Basic English Version Online)
||Scripture quoted by permission. Quotations designated (NIV) are from THE HOLY BIBLE: NEW INTERNATIONAL VERSION®. NIV®. Copyright © 1973, 1978, 1984 by Biblica. All rights reserved worldwide. (New International Version Bible Online)