Proverbs 4:4

“He taught me also, and said vnto me, Let thine heart reteine my wordes: keepe my commandements, and liue.”

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Other Translations

He taught me also, and said unto me, Let thine heart retain my words: keep my commandments, and live.
- King James Version

Then he taught me and said to me, "Let your heart hold fast my words; Keep my commandments and live;
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And he taught me, and said unto me: Let thy heart retain my words; Keep my commandments, and live;
- American Standard Version (1901)

And he gave me teaching, saying to me, Keep my words in your heart; keep my rules so that you may have life:
- Basic English Bible

And he taught me, and said unto me, Let thy heart retain my words; keep my commandments and live.
- Darby Bible

He taught me also, and said to me, Let thy heart retain my words: keep my commandments, and live.
- Webster's Bible

He taught me, and said to me: "Let your heart retain my words. Keep my commandments, and live.
- World English Bible

And he directeth me, and he saith to me: `Let thy heart retain my words, Keep my commands, and live.
- Youngs Literal Bible

And he taught me, and said unto me: 'Let thy heart hold fast my words, keep my commandments, and live;
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Proverbs 4:4


4:4 Said - The following verses, at least as far as the tenth verse, are the words of David.


Discussion for Proverbs 4

  • Sharon
    proverb 4 :23 is very perfect word from god
  • Nthabiseng Madidimala
    I love proverbs 4
  • Roland
    FRO'WARD, a. L. versus: turned or looking from. Perverse, that is, turning from, with aversion or reluctance not willing to yield or comply with what is required unyielding ungovernable refractory disobedient peevish as a froward child We must understand this Fro'ward there is so much of this going around today.
  • Geraldine cole
    First thing we must do when we study the word of Jesus ie pray for understanding. Before that we must believe a nd become a child of Jesus read Act chapter 2 and do what it said Keep in mind Jesus Love all of us so much he gave his life just for u
  • Robert
    This verse is so true
  • BSP
    Verse 21~We want to keep Jehovah God's words deep within our heart so that we can make wise decisions and be pleasing to him.

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