Proverbs 6:22

“When thou goest, it shall lead thee; when thou sleepest, it shall keep thee; and when thou awakest, it shall talk with thee.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

When thou goest, it shall leade thee; when thou sleepest, it shall keepe thee; and when thou awakest, it shall talke with thee.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

When you walk about, they will guide you; When you sleep, they will watch over you; And when you awake, they will talk to you.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

When thou walkest, it shall lead thee; When thou sleepest, it shall watch over thee; And when thou awakest, it shall talk with thee.
- American Standard Version (1901)

In your walking, it will be your guide; when you are sleeping, it will keep watch over you; when you are awake, it will have talk with you.
- Basic English Bible

when thou walkest, it shall lead thee; when thou sleepest, it shall keep thee; and [when] thou awakest, it shall talk with thee.
- Darby Bible

When thou goest, it shall lead thee; when thou sleepest, it shall keep thee; and when thou awakest, it shall talk with thee.
- Webster's Bible

When you walk, it will lead you. When you sleep, it will watch over you. When you awake, it will talk with you.
- World English Bible

In thy going up and down, it leadeth thee, In thy lying down, it watcheth over thee, And thou hast awaked -- it talketh [with] thee.
- Youngs Literal Bible

When thou walkest, it shall lead thee, when thou liest down, it shall watch over thee; and when thou awakest, it shall talk with thee.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Proverbs 6:22


6:22 It - The law of God which thy parents have taught thee. Talk - It shall give thee counsel and comfort.


Discussion for Proverbs 6:22

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