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Proverbs 3:1-6 NRS/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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1 My child, do not forget my teaching, but let your heart keep my commandments; 1 My son, do not forget my teaching, but keep my commands in your heart,
2 for length of days and years of life and abundant welfare they will give you. 2 for they will prolong your life many years and bring you prosperity.
3 Do not let loyalty and faithfulness forsake you; bind them around your neck, write them on the tablet of your heart. 3 Let love and faithfulness never leave you; bind them around your neck, write them on the tablet of your heart.
4 So you will find favor and good repute in the sight of God and of people. 4 Then you will win favor and a good name in the sight of God and man.
5 Trust in the Lord with all your heart, and do not rely on your own insight. 5 Trust in the LORD with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding;
6 In all your ways acknowledge him, and he will make straight your paths. 6 in all your ways acknowledge him, and he will make your paths straight.