Home Free Christian Articles Scripture for today How to Start a devotional blog Online Christian Counselling Parental control software Christian Articles Needed

Mind On Jesus


THE HOLY BIBLE


Proverbs 22 | Bible Index | Catholic Bible

The Bible - Proverbs 23


1 - When thou sittest to eat with a ruler, consider diligently what is before thee:

2 - And put a knife to thy throat, if thou be a man given to appetite.

3 - Be not desirous of his dainties: for they are deceitful meat.

4 - Labour not to be rich: cease from thine own wisdom.

5 - Wilt thou set thine eyes upon that which is not? for riches certainly make themselves wings; they fly away as an eagle toward heaven.

6 - Eat thou not the bread of him that hath an evil eye, neither desire thou his dainty meats:

7 - For as he thinketh in his heart, so is he: Eat and drink, saith he to thee; but his heart is not with thee.

8 - The morsel which thou hast eaten shalt thou vomit up, and lose thy sweet words.

9 - Speak not in the ears of a fool: for he will despise the wisdom of thy words.

10 - Remove not the old landmark; and enter not into the fields of the fatherless:

11 - For their redeemer is mighty; he shall plead their cause with thee.

12 - Apply thine heart unto instruction, and thine ears to the words of knowledge.

13 - Withhold not correction from the child: for if thou beatest him with the rod, he shall not die.

14 - Thou shalt beat him with the rod, and shalt deliver his soul from hell.

15 - My son, if thine heart be wise, my heart shall rejoice, even mine.

16 - Yea, my reins shall rejoice, when thy lips speak right things.

17 - Let not thine heart envy sinners: but be thou in the fear of the LORD all the day long.

18 - For surely there is an end; and thine expectation shall not be cut off.

19 - Hear thou, my son, and be wise, and guide thine heart in the way.

20 - Be not among winebibbers; among riotous eaters of flesh:

21 - For the drunkard and the glutton shall come to poverty: and drowsiness shall clothe a man with rags.

22 - Hearken unto thy father that begat thee, and despise not thy mother when she is old.

23 - Buy the truth, and sell it not; also wisdom, and instruction, and understanding.

24 - The father of the righteous shall greatly rejoice: and he that begetteth a wise child shall have joy of him.

25 - Thy father and thy mother shall be glad, and she that bare thee shall rejoice.

26 - My son, give me thine heart, and let thine eyes observe my ways.

27 - For a whore is a deep ditch; and a strange woman is a narrow pit.

28 - She also lieth in wait as for a prey, and increaseth the transgressors among men.

29 - Who hath woe? who hath sorrow? who hath contentions? who hath babbling? who hath wounds without cause? who hath redness of eyes?

30 - They that tarry long at the wine; they that go to seek mixed wine.

31 - Look not thou upon the wine when it is red, when it giveth his colour in the cup, when it moveth itself aright.

32 - At the last it biteth like a serpent, and stingeth like an adder.

33 - Thine eyes shall behold strange women, and thine heart shall utter perverse things.

34 - Yea, thou shalt be as he that lieth down in the midst of the sea, or as he that lieth upon the top of a mast.

35 - They have stricken me, shalt thou say, and I was not sick; they have beaten me, and I felt it not: when shall I awake? I will seek it yet again.


Online Christian Counselling and spiritual care is now available to those who seek to gain a deeper sense of hope and meaning in their lives through their healing. Jamie Clahane comes from the Christian tradition and works with other Christians who are looking to integrate their life in Christ into their recovery.

Please share this chapter of the Bible with friends and family.


Read Next - Proverbs 24



To Every Parent
Is Your Child Protected Online? Filth, cyber bullies, and online predators make the internet a dangerous place for young minds. Protect your family! Take control with the best child protection software available. Monitor your family's Internet access with parental controls. Signup with Net Nanny or Covenant Eyes

Scriptures are from The Authorized (King James) Version. The King James Version (KJV), also known as the King James Bible (KJB) or simply the Authorized Version (AV), is an English translation of the Christian Bible for the Church of England, begun in 1604 and completed as well as published in 1611. The books of the King James Version include the 39 books of the Old Testament and the 27 books of the New Testament.

Home
Proverbs verse of the day
Christian blog
How to guard your kids from online bullies
How to start a faith based blog

You May Ask
Who is Jesus Christ?
Does jesus love me unconditionally?
Who is The Holy Spirit?
What is the mystery of The Holy Trinity?
What is the purpose of the bible?
What are the main attributes of God?
How do I know what my spiritual gifts are?
What is the genealogy of Jesus by Matthew?
How to renew your mind in Christ?
What is the Abrahamic Covenant in the Bible?
What did jesus do the three days in the grave?

COPYRIGHT Mindonjesus.com. All rights reserved.