Proverbs 2:1-6 NIV

Moral Benefits of Wisdom

1 My son, if you accept my words and store up my commands within you,

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2 turning your ear to wisdom and applying your heart to understanding—

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3 indeed, if you call out for insight and cry aloud for understanding,

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4 and if you look for it as for silver and search for it as for hidden treasure,

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5 then you will understand the fear of the LORDand find the knowledge of God.

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6 For the LORD gives wisdom; from his mouth come knowledge and understanding.

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