Proverbs 19:27

“Cease, my son, to hear the instruction that causeth to err from the words of knowledge.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Cease, my sonne, to heare the instruction, that causeth to erre from the words of knowledge.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Cease listening, my son, to discipline, {And you will} stray from the words of knowledge.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Cease, my son, to hear instruction `Only' to err from the words of knowledge.
- American Standard Version (1901)

A son who no longer gives attention to teaching is turned away from the words of knowledge.
- Basic English Bible

Cease, my son, to hear the instruction which causeth to stray from the words of knowledge.
- Darby Bible

Cease, my son, to hear the instruction that causeth to err from the words of knowledge.
- Webster's Bible

If you stop listening to instruction, my son, you will stray from the words of knowledge.
- World English Bible

Cease, my son, to hear instruction -- To err from sayings of knowledge.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Cease, my son, to hear the instruction that causeth to err from the words of knowledge.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Discussion for Proverbs 19:27

  • Stop listening to teachings that lead you away from godly counsel. Search the Scriptures to obtain spiritual discernment and cleanse yourself. Then find and share joy, peace and kindness

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