Parallel Bible results for Proverbs 23:16-26

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Proverbs 23:16-26

NIV 16 my inmost being will rejoice when your lips speak what is right. NIV 16 my inmost being will rejoice when your lips speak what is right. NIV 17 Do not let your heart envy sinners, but always be zealous for the fear of the LORD. NIV 17 Do not let your heart envy sinners, but always be zealous for the fear of the LORD. NIV 18 There is surely a future hope for you, and your hope will not be cut off. NIV 18 There is surely a future hope for you, and your hope will not be cut off. NIV 19 Listen, my son, and be wise, and keep your heart on the right path NIV 19 Listen, my son, and be wise, and keep your heart on the right path NIV 20 Do not join those who drink too much wine or gorge themselves on meat, NIV 20 Do not join those who drink too much wine or gorge themselves on meat, NIV 21 for drunkards and gluttons become poor, and drowsiness clothes them in rags NIV 21 for drunkards and gluttons become poor, and drowsiness clothes them in rags NIV 22 Listen to your father, who gave you life, and do not despise your mother when she is old. NIV 22 Listen to your father, who gave you life, and do not despise your mother when she is old. NIV 23 Buy the truth and do not sell it; get wisdom, discipline and understanding. NIV 23 Buy the truth and do not sell it; get wisdom, discipline and understanding. NIV 24 The father of a righteous man has great joy; he who has a wise son delights in him. NIV 24 The father of a righteous man has great joy; he who has a wise son delights in him. NIV 25 May your father and mother be glad; may she who gave you birth rejoice! NIV 25 May your father and mother be glad; may she who gave you birth rejoice! NIV 26 My son, give me your heart and let your eyes keep to my ways, NIV 26 My son, give me your heart and let your eyes keep to my ways,