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

  • Tunde
    ALL human need to read the book of proverbs again and again. My Life changed
  • Deborah
    God gives us wisdom liberally when we ask and can search for it in His Word.
  • Osibajo oyewale paul
    wisdom is the key.....because the fear of God is the beginning of wisdom
  • Darryl Jr.
    Just what i needed to read @ the very moment. The holly spirit is my every breath..
  • Shannell
    God is good ALL the time. Just try him. I promise you won't be disappointed! Proverbs speaks to you if you just listen. .......
  • Sean
    Proverbs speaks volumes to me, god bless this nation.

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