Proverbs 1:3

“To receive the instruction of wisdom, justice, and judgment, and equity;”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

To receiue the instruction of wisdome, iustice, and iudgement & equitie,
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

To receive instruction in wise behavior, Righteousness, justice and equity;
- New American Standard Version (1995)

To receive instruction in wise dealing, In righteousness and justice and equity;
- American Standard Version (1901)

To be trained in the ways of wisdom, in righteousness and judging truly and straight behaviour:
- Basic English Bible

to receive the instruction of wisdom, righteousness and judgment, and equity;
- Darby Bible

To receive the instruction of wisdom, justice, and judgment, and equity;
- Webster's Bible

to receive instruction in wise dealing, in righteousness, justice, and equity;
- World English Bible

For receiving the instruction of wisdom, Righteousness, judgment, and uprightness,
- Youngs Literal Bible

To receive the discipline of wisdom, justice, and right, and equity;
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Proverbs 1:3

1:3 To receive - Willing to receive the counsels of others. Such as makes men wise and prudent, and to teach just judgments or equity.

Discussion for Proverbs 1

  • Randy McClarity
    I'm a babe in Christ but I'm gaining wisdom from proverbs daily
  • Abdul malik
    Proverbs was the first book in the bible I ever tread, I took notes from each chapter. I copied each verse that I felt was meant for me. I teach the inmates at my job to do the same. My Love for God grows daily1
  • Althea lockliear
    Wish I would have read proverbs while raising my two kids.would have done better job. But both raised n church and u can tell. They will come back home and respect u if u raise them from babes with God n there lives
  • Mark
    The Book of proverbs is wisdom and instruction,,it will warn you from the ways of evil,,

    thanks to God and God bless us all,,
  • Irene123
    Proverbs is all clear direction; black 'n white; no 'gray' areas as with man and his lies
  • Dean
    I am just now beginning my relationship with the was suggested that I read Proverbs each day as well as the beginning chapters...i look forward to Gods working on me......

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