Parallel Bible results for Proverbs 3:21-35

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Proverbs 3:21-35

KJV 21 My son, let not them depart from thine eyes: keep sound wisdom and discretion: NIV 21 My son, preserve sound judgment and discernment, do not let them out of your sight; KJV 22 So shall they be life unto thy soul, and grace to thy neck. NIV 22 they will be life for you, an ornament to grace your neck. KJV 23 Then shalt thou walk in thy way safely, and thy foot shall not stumble . NIV 23 Then you will go on your way in safety, and your foot will not stumble; KJV 24 When thou liest down , thou shalt not be afraid : yea, thou shalt lie down , and thy sleep shall be sweet . NIV 24 when you lie down, you will not be afraid; when you lie down, your sleep will be sweet. KJV 25 Be not afraid of sudden fear, neither of the desolation of the wicked, when it cometh . NIV 25 Have no fear of sudden disaster or of the ruin that overtakes the wicked, KJV 26 For the LORD shall be thy confidence, and shall keep thy foot from being taken. NIV 26 for the LORD will be your confidence and will keep your foot from being snared. KJV 27 Withhold not good from them to whom it is due, when it is in the power of thine hand to do it. NIV 27 Do not withhold good from those who deserve it, when it is in your power to act. KJV 28 Say not unto thy neighbour, Go , and come again , and to morrow I will give ; when thou hast it by thee. NIV 28 Do not say to your neighbor, "Come back later; I'll give it tomorrow"-- when you now have it with you. KJV 29 Devise not evil against thy neighbour, seeing he dwelleth securely by thee. NIV 29 Do not plot harm against your neighbor, who lives trustfully near you. KJV 30 Strive not with a man without cause, if he have done thee no harm. NIV 30 Do not accuse a man for no reason-- when he has done you no harm. KJV 31 Envy thou not the oppressor , and choose none of his ways. NIV 31 Do not envy a violent man or choose any of his ways, KJV 32 For the froward is abomination to the LORD: but his secret is with the righteous. NIV 32 for the LORD detests a perverse man but takes the upright into his confidence. KJV 33 The curse of the LORD is in the house of the wicked: but he blesseth the habitation of the just. NIV 33 The LORD's curse is on the house of the wicked, but he blesses the home of the righteous. KJV 34 Surely he scorneth the scorners : but he giveth grace unto the lowly . NIV 34 He mocks proud mockers but gives grace to the humble. KJV 35 The wise shall inherit glory: but shame shall be the promotion of fools. NIV 35 The wise inherit honor, but fools he holds up to shame.