New International Version
Keep my commands and you will live; guard my teachings as the apple of your eye.
King James Bible
Keep my commandments, and live; and my law as the apple of thine eye.
Darby Bible Translation
Keep my commandments, and live; and my teaching, as the apple of thine eye.
World English Bible
Keep my commandments and live! Guard my teaching as the apple of your eye.
Young's Literal Translation
Keep my commands, and live, And my law as the pupil of thine eye.
Proverbs 7:2 Parallel
CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
As the apple of thine eye - As the pupil of the eye, which is of such essential necessity to sight, and so easily injured.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
LibraryTwelfth Sunday after Trinity Gospel Transcends Law.
Text: 2 Corinthians 3, 4-11. 4 And such confidence have we through Christ to God-ward: 5 not that we are sufficient of ourselves, to account anything as from ourselves; but our sufficiency is from God; 6 who also made us sufficient as ministers of a new covenant; not of the letter, but of the spirit: for the letter killeth, but the spirit giveth life. 7 But if the ministration of death, written, and engraven on stones, came with glory, so that the children of Israel could not look stedfastly upon …
Martin Luther—Epistle Sermons, Vol. III
The Desire of the Righteous Granted;
In a desert land he found him, in a barren and howling waste. He shielded him and cared for him; he guarded him as the apple of his eye,
Keep me as the apple of your eye; hide me in the shadow of your wings
Then he taught me, and he said to me, "Take hold of my words with all your heart; keep my commands, and you will live.
Do not let them out of your sight, keep them within your heart;
For this is what the LORD Almighty says: "After the Glorious One has sent me against the nations that have plundered you--for whoever touches you touches the apple of his eye--
Jump to PreviousApple Commandments Commands Eye Eyes Guard Light Live Pupil Rules Teaching Teachings
Jump to NextApple Commandments Commands Eye Eyes Guard Light Live Pupil Rules Teaching Teachings
LinksProverbs 7:2 NIV
Proverbs 7:2 NLT
Proverbs 7:2 ESV
Proverbs 7:2 NASB
Proverbs 7:2 KJV
Proverbs 7:2 Bible Apps
Proverbs 7:2 Biblia Paralela
Proverbs 7:2 Chinese Bible
Proverbs 7:2 French Bible
Proverbs 7:2 German Bible
Proverbs 7:2 Commentaries
THE HOLY BIBLE, NEW INTERNATIONAL VERSION®, NIV® Copyright © 1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica®.