Proverbs 1:11-19 NIV

11 If they say, "Come along with us; let's lie in wait1 for someone's blood, let's waylay some harmless soul;

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12 let's swallow2 them alive, like the grave,a and whole, like those who go down to the pit;3

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    • b 1:12 - Hebrew "Sheol"
      13 we will get all sorts of valuable things and fill our houses with plunder;
      14 throw in your lot with us, and we will share a common purse4"--

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          15 my son, do not go along with them, do not set foot5 on their paths;6

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          16 for their feet rush into sin,7 they are swift to shed blood.8

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          17 How useless to spread a net in full view of all the birds!
          18 These men lie in wait9 for their own blood; they waylay only themselves!10

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              19 Such is the end of all who go after ill-gotten gain; it takes away the lives of those who get it.11

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