Parallel Bible results for Proverbs 8:1-6

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Proverbs 8:1-6

RSV 1 Does not wisdom call, does not understanding raise her voice? NIV 1 Does not wisdom call out? Does not understanding raise her voice? RSV 2 On the heights beside the way, in the paths she takes her stand; NIV 2 On the heights along the way, where the paths meet, she takes her stand; RSV 3 beside the gates in front of the town, at the entrance of the portals she cries aloud: NIV 3 beside the gates leading into the city, at the entrances, she cries aloud: RSV 4 "To you, O men, I call, and my cry is to the sons of men. NIV 4 "To you, O men, I call out; I raise my voice to all mankind. RSV 5 O simple ones, learn prudence; O foolish men, pay attention. NIV 5 You who are simple, gain prudence; you who are foolish, gain understanding. RSV 6 Hear, for I will speak noble things, and from my lips will come what is right; NIV 6 Listen, for I have worthy things to say; I open my lips to speak what is right.