Proverbs 7:24
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New Living Translation
So listen to me, my sons, and pay attention to my words.

King James Bible
Hearken unto me now therefore, O ye children, and attend to the words of my mouth.

Darby Bible Translation
And now, ye sons, hearken unto me, and attend to the words of my mouth.

World English Bible
Now therefore, sons, listen to me. Pay attention to the words of my mouth.

Young's Literal Translation
And now, ye sons, hearken to me, And give attention to sayings of my mouth.

Proverbs 7:24 Parallel
Proverbs 7:24 Parallel Commentaries
A Believer's Privilege at Death
'For to me to live is Christ, and to die is gain.' Phil 1:1I. Hope is a Christian's anchor, which he casts within the veil. Rejoicing in hope.' Rom 12:12. A Christian's hope is not in this life, but he hash hope in his death.' Prov 14:42. The best of a saint's comfort begins when his life ends; but the wicked have all their heaven here. Woe unto you that are rich! for ye have received your consolation.' Luke 6:64. You may make your acquittance, and write Received in full payment.' Son, remember that
Thomas Watson—A Body of Divinity

Many specimens of the so-called Wisdom Literature are preserved for us in the book of Proverbs, for its contents are by no means confined to what we call proverbs. The first nine chapters constitute a continuous discourse, almost in the manner of a sermon; and of the last two chapters, ch. xxx. is largely made up of enigmas, and xxxi. is in part a description of the good housewife. All, however, are rightly subsumed under the idea of wisdom, which to the Hebrew had always moral relations. The Hebrew
John Edgar McFadyen—Introduction to the Old Testament

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