Proverbs 4:6

“Forsake her not, and she shall preserve thee: love her, and she shall keep thee.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Forsake her not, and she shall preserue thee: loue her, and she shall keepe thee.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"Do not forsake her, and she will guard you; Love her, and she will watch over you.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Forsake her not, and she will preserve thee; Love her, and she will keep thee.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Do not give her up, and she will keep you; give her your love, and she will make you safe.
- Basic English Bible

Forsake her not, and she shall keep thee; love her, and she shall preserve thee.
- Darby Bible

Forsake her not, and she shall preserve thee: love her, and she shall keep thee.
- Webster's Bible

Don't forsake her, and she will preserve you. Love her, and she will keep you.
- World English Bible

Forsake her not, and she doth preserve thee, Love her, and she doth keep thee.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Forsake her not, and she will preserve thee; love her, and she will keep thee.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

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Discussion for Proverbs 4

  • Jerry
    The heart of God wants people to understand Him. God didn't leave us here without His Holy Spirit teaching us His perspective on all things.
  • Ronald
    That's true,if You have knowledge you ,You have power.
  • Lilian
    We must be BORN AGAIN IN SPIRIT. JESUS IS OUR LIFE. IF WE ABIDE HIM AND HIS WORDS TO OUR LIFE. WE HAVE EVERYTHING WE NEED. OBEDIENCE TO HIS WORDS US THE MOST IMPORTANT IF WE LOVE JESUS WE WILL KEEP HIS COMMANDMENTS.
    Lets give THANKS TO THE BLOOD OF JESUS AND PRAISE HIM FOR HE IS WORTHY. GOD COMMANDED US TO HONOR THY MOTHER AND FATHER. LOVE YOUR NEIGHBOUR AS JESUS LOVES US. AME
  • Oluwatobi opoola
    This made us understand that we should obey our parents and also god our creator, and moreover we should not keep bad company because according to an adage bad company corrupt good manners and we should be truthful in anything we do
  • R.L.Jackson
    Here we have our creator speeching to us as children though wisdom on how to avoid the wicked all that came to Jesus we're wicked and all be wicked how do you escape the night ?you do what Jesus say you do what Jesus said and you do what Jesus done you Walk on water it's not hard if you sit with the Light of this world.
  • Deloris Clarke
    Jesus help me to live this way,help me to demonstrate this to my children and my children's children Thank you Jesus Amen

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