Parallel Bible results for Proverbs 31:4-5

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Proverbs 31:4-5

CSB 4 It is not for kings, Lemuel, it is not for kings to drink wine or for rulers [to desire] beer. NIV 4 "It is not for kings, O Lemuel-- not for kings to drink wine, not for rulers to crave beer, CSB 5 Otherwise, they will drink, forget what is decreed, and pervert justice for all the oppressed. NIV 5 lest they drink and forget what the law decrees, and deprive all the oppressed of their rights.