Proverbs 20:27-30 NIV/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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27 The lamp of the LORD searches the spirit of a man; it searches out his inmost being. 27 The lamp of the LORD searches the spirit of a man; it searches out his inmost being.
28 Love and faithfulness keep a king safe; through love his throne is made secure. 28 Love and faithfulness keep a king safe; through love his throne is made secure.
29 The glory of young men is their strength, gray hair the splendor of the old. 29 The glory of young men is their strength, gray hair the splendor of the old.
30 Blows and wounds cleanse away evil, and beatings purge the inmost being. 30 Blows and wounds cleanse away evil, and beatings purge the inmost being.