Bible VersionsNIVProverbs 1:11; Proverbs 1:18; Proverbs 7:12; Proverbs 12:6; Proverbs 23:28; Proverbs 24:15
Proverbs 1:11; Proverbs 1:18; Proverbs 7:12; Proverbs 12:6; Proverbs 23:28; Proverbs 24:15 (New International Version)
If they say, "Come along with us; let's lie in wait for someone's blood, let's waylay some harmless soul;
These men lie in wait for their own blood; they waylay only themselves!
now in the street, now in the squares, at every corner she lurks.)
The words of the wicked lie in wait for blood, but the speech of the upright rescues them.
Like a bandit she lies in wait, and multiplies the unfaithful among men.
Do not lie in wait like an outlaw against a righteous man's house, do not raid his dwelling place;
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