Proverbs 3:24

“When thou lyest downe, thou shalt not be afraide: yea, thou shalt lye downe, and thy sleepe shalbe sweet.”

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When thou liest down, thou shalt not be afraid: yea, thou shalt lie down, and thy sleep shall be sweet.
- King James Version

When you lie down, you will not be afraid; When you lie down, your sleep will be sweet.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

When thou liest down, thou shalt not be afraid: Yea, thou shalt lie down, and thy sleep shall be sweet.
- American Standard Version (1901)

When you take your rest you will have no fear, and on your bed sleep will be sweet to you.
- Basic English Bible

when thou liest down, thou shalt not be afraid, but thou shalt lie down and thy sleep shall be sweet.
- Darby Bible

When thou liest down, thou shalt not be afraid: but thou shalt lie down, and thy sleep shall be sweet.
- Webster's Bible

When you lie down, you will not be afraid. Yes, you will lie down, and your sleep will be sweet.
- World English Bible

If thou liest down, thou art not afraid, Yea, thou hast lain down, And sweet hath been thy sleep.
- Youngs Literal Bible

When thou liest down, thou shalt not be afraid; yea, thou shalt lie down, and thy sleep shall be sweet.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

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Discussion for Proverbs 3

  • AD
    By faith, however, you too can know Jehovah as intimately as you would if you could actually see him. If you constantly take notice of him in every way, as God’s Word encourages us to do, He will make direct our path.
  • Sharon
    Thank God for his word. I live Proverbs because it is a book filled with wisdom and instructions for us to follow.I feel that if we read and meditate on his word daily,the better we understand what is required of us. God desires quality time with all of us. If we draw nigh unto him he will draw nigh unto us .As we read his word,ask for understanding and he will impart it in us. Be blessed.Peace.
  • Rosalina
    Thank you for sending the bible my way. God bless you more every day.
  • Festus
    The more You eat the book of life,which is the bible Daily ,the more You Get understanding and the Wisdom of God.
  • LILIAN ROTIMI
    Trusting God completely even when we do not know how its going to happen. He that created the heavens and the earth is able to make every thing right in our lives If we can totally depend on Him.
  • Rebecca Martinez-Smith
    My Abba PAPA has chosen this scripture on my day of miracles on this MAY 11, 2016, Wednesday, as ABBA has predestined me since before the foundations of the world. AMEIN! HALL-EL-U-YAH! I GIVE ABBA HONOR, PRAISE

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