Proverbs 6:2

“Thou art snared with the words of thy mouth, thou art taken with the wordes of thy mouth.”

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Other Translations

Thou art snared with the words of thy mouth, thou art taken with the words of thy mouth.
- King James Version

{If} you have been snared with the words of your mouth, Have been caught with the words of your mouth,
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Thou art snared with the words of thy mouth, Thou art taken with the words of thy mouth.
- American Standard Version (1901)

You are taken as in a net by the words of your mouth, the sayings of your lips have overcome you.
- Basic English Bible

thou art snared with the words of thy mouth, thou art taken with the words of thy mouth.
- Darby Bible

Thou art snared with the words of thy mouth, thou art taken with the words of thy mouth.
- Webster's Bible

You are trapped by the words of your mouth. You are ensnared with the words of your mouth.
- World English Bible

Hast been snared with sayings of thy mouth, Hast been captured with sayings of thy mouth,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Thou art snared by the words of thy mouth, thou art caught by the words of thy mouth--
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

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Discussion for Proverbs 6

  • Markwarbrick
    Every Word of God is pure,even so come quickly Lord Jesus.Amen.
  • Molly
    One thing GOD has instructed us not to do which many of us continue to do is become a surety for another. We are not to co-sign for our family, our friends nor our children. It may be hard to say no when loved ones ask. However, it is the commandment of GOD. People find themselves paying for cars, furniture or loans when someone else defaults on what they owe. Obedience will prevent such trouble.
  • Malele
    these is one of the most beautiful and wisely put scripture. it helps one to introspect
  • BSP
    Verses 16 and 17: God outright describes some of the things that he detests. We want to make sure to stay as far away from these things as possible.
  • Mable
    Verse 7 saying you have no one over you you have been doing things own your own. That you want receive a leader to help you.
  • Jacquelyne Stevenson
    Know this that your faith in God will lead you to heaven.

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