Her lamp does not go out at night.19 She puts her hands to the distaff,    and her hands hold the spindle.20 She (V)opens her hand to (W)the poor    and reaches out her hands to (X)the needy.21 She is not afraid of snow for her household,    for all her household are clothed in (Y)scarlet. sons of passing away; Proverbs 31:10 Vv. Bible Verses. Proverbs 31 The words of King Lemuel, the utterance which his mother taught him: What, my son? ( B) 3 Do not spend your strength[ a] on women, your vigor on those who ruin kings. the fruit of her hands 4 It is not for kings, O Lemuel, it is not for kings to drink wine; nor for princes strong drink: 1 The sayings of King Lemuel contain this message, # 31:1 Or of Lemuel, king of Massa; or of King Lemuel, an oracle. For her worth is far above rubies. (10-31)1-9 When children are under the mother's eye, she has an opportunity of fashioning their minds aright. 2 O my son, O son of my womb, O son of my vows, 3 do not waste your strength on women, on those who ruin kings. 14 She is like the merchant ships, She brings her food from afar. 31 The words of King Lemuel, the utterance which his mother taught him: 13:16, [ch. And wine to those who are bitter of heart. 31- Rewarded. [f]22 She makes (Z)bed coverings for herself;    her clothing is (AA)fine linen and (AB)purple.23 Her husband is known in (AC)the gates    when he sits among the elders of the land.24 She makes (AD)linen garments and sells them;    she delivers sashes to the merchant.25 (AE)Strength and dignity are her clothing,    and she laughs at the time to come.26 She opens her mouth with wisdom,    and the teaching of kindness is on her tongue.27 She looks well to the ways of her household    and does not eat the bread of idleness.28 Her children rise up and call her blessed;    her husband also, and he praises her:29 “Many (AF)women have done (AG)excellently,    but you surpass them all.”30 (AH)Charm is deceitful, and beauty is vain,    but a woman who fears the Lord is to be praised.31 Give her of the fruit of her hands,    and let her works praise her in the gates. 4 It is not for kings, O Lemuel, it is not for kings to drink wine; nor for princes strong drink: 31 Give her of the fruit of her hands; and let her own works praise her in the gates. 2 What, my son? 31 The words of King Lemuel. ESV® Text Edition: 2016. 31 1 The words of King Lemuel, the utterance which his mother taught him: 2 What, my son? All rights reserved. Proverbs 31 The Words of King Lemuel. 11:1; Neh. And what, son of my womb? Ps. X. NKJV Open thy mouth for the dumb in the cause of all such as are appointed to destruction. 31 The words of king Lemuel, the prophecy that his mother taught him. 3 Give not thy strength unto women, nor thy ways to that which destroyeth kings. Paragraph. NKJV 30 Charm is deceitful and beauty is passing, But a woman who fears the Lord, she shall be praised. Yes, she reaches out her hands to the needy. And what, son of my womb? 3 Do not give your strength to women, Nor your ways to that which destroys kings. The words of King L’mu’el, the prophecy with which his mother disciplined him: No, my son! 28 Her children arise up, and call her blessed; her husband also, and he praiseth her. 11 The heart of her husband safely trusts her; So he will have no lack of gain. 119; Proverbs 31:10 Lit. New King James Version (NKJV) NIV KJV ESV NKJV. First 30-days on us! And what, a son of my vows? sons of affliction; Proverbs 31:8 Lit. For her worth isfar above rubies. And what, a son of my vows? For her worth is far above rubies. 10 (A)Who[a] can find a [b]virtuous wife?For her worth is far above rubies.11 The heart of her husband safely trusts her;So he will have no lack of gain.12 She does him good and not evilAll the days of her life.13 She seeks wool and flax,And willingly works with her hands.14 She is like the merchant ships,She brings her food from afar.15 (B)She also rises while it is yet night,And (C)provides food for her household,And a portion for her maidservants.16 She considers a field and buys it;From [c]her profits she plants a vineyard.17 She girds herself with strength,And strengthens her arms.18 She perceives that her merchandise is good,And her lamp does not go out by night.19 She stretches out her hands to the distaff,And her hand holds the spindle.20 (D)She extends her hand to the poor,Yes, she reaches out her hands to the needy.21 She is not afraid of snow for her household,For all her household is clothed with scarlet.22 She makes tapestry for herself;Her clothing is fine linen and purple.23 (E)Her husband is known in the gates,When he sits among the elders of the land.24 She makes linen garments and sells them,And supplies sashes for the merchants.25 Strength and honor are her clothing;She shall rejoice in time to come.26 She opens her mouth with wisdom,And on her tongue is the law of kindness.27 She watches over the ways of her household,And does not eat the bread of idleness.28 Her children rise up and call her blessed;Her husband also, and he praises her:29 “Many daughters have done well,But you excel them all.”30 Charm is deceitful and beauty is passing,But a woman who fears the Lord, she shall be praised.31 Give her of the fruit of her hands,And let her own works praise her in the gates. Proverbs 31 New King James Version (NKJV) The Words of King Lemuel’s Mother. Becoming a Proverbs 31 woman means working hard to become a woman who honors God. She is like the merchant ships, She brings her food from afar. 29 Many daughters have done virtuously, but thou excellest them all. No, son of my womb! Listen, my son, the answer to my prayers! Proverbs 31:10-31 Who can find a virtuous wife? Bible Verses « » King James Version. Proverbs 31 King James Version (KJV). Proverbs 31 - KJV & NKJV > Read this Bible chapter online, click here to read. For her worth is far above rubies. NKJV 31 Give her of the fruit of her hands, And let her own works praise her in the gates. And what, son of my vows? 31 The words of King Lemuel, the utterance which his mother taught him: Red Letter. Used by permission. 10–31 are an alphabetic acrostic in Hebrew; cf. 30 Charm is deceitful and beauty is passing, But a woman who fears the Lord, she shall be praised. X. NKJV Speak up for those who cannot speak for themselves, for the rights of all who are destitute. Proverbs 31:26 She opens her mouth with wisdom, And on her tongue is the law of kindness. 31 Give her of the fruit of her hands, And let her own works praise her in the gates. This is from the New King James Version of The Bible. Ps. Deut. 12:13; Eph. 13:26; Prov. Outside of the United Kingdom, the KJV is in the public domain. 15:11; Job 31:16–20; Prov. with the fruit of her hands she plants a vineyard. The words of king Lemuel, the prophecy that his mother taught him. and what, the son of my vows? Read verse in New King James Version Copyright © 2001 by Crossway Bibles, a publishing ministry of Good News Publishers. Proverbs 31:8-9 Open your mouth for the speechless, In the cause of all who are appointed to die. 31 The words of King Lemuel, the utterance which his mother taught him: The heart of her husband safely trusts her; So he will have no lack of gain. Copyright © 1982 by Thomas Nelson. When he sits among the elders of the land. All the days of her life. She is far more precious than (Q)jewels.11 The heart of her husband trusts in her,    and he will have no lack of gain.12 She does him good, and not harm,    all the days of her life.13 She (R)seeks wool and flax,    and works with willing hands.14 She is like the ships of the merchant;    she brings her food from afar.15 She (S)rises while it is yet night    and (T)provides food for her household    and portions for her maidens.16 She considers a field and buys it;    with the fruit of her hands she plants a vineyard.17 She (U)dresses herself[e] with strength    and makes her arms strong.18 She perceives that her merchandise is profitable. 3 b Do not give your strength to women, Nor your ways c to that which destroys kings. Scripture taken from the New King James Version®. 8 (G)Open your mouth for the speechless,In the cause of all who are [b]appointed to die.9 Open your mouth, (H)judge righteously,And (I)plead the cause of the poor and needy. Gain a concise, fundamental grasp of what the Bible is all about with our new, Deut. Proverbs 31 - NKJV > Read this Bible chapter online, click here to read. Proverbs 31:31 Context. 31 Give her of the fruit of her hands; and let her own works praise her in the gates. 29 “Many daughters have done well, But you excel them all.”. Proverbs 30:31 A Jewish tradition a king against whom there is no uprising; Proverbs 31:5 Lit. 11:1; Neh. 15:11; Job 31:16–20; Prov. 3 Give not thy strength unto women, nor thy ways to that which destroyeth kings. sons of affliction; Proverbs 31:8 Lit. An oracle that his mother taught him: 2 What are you doing, my son? And what, son of my womb? Proverbs 31 King James Version (KJV). Open your mouth, judge righteously, And plead the cause of the poor and needy. 22:9; Rom. Proverbs 31. 31 The words of King Lemuel, the utterance which his mother taught him: 2 What, my son? When he sits among the elders of the land. The Holy Bible, English Standard Version. and what, the son of my womb? [a] What are you doing, (A)son of my womb? 31 The words of king Lemuel, the prophecy that his mother taught him. Proverbs 31 NKJV Parallel NLT [BSB CSB ESV HCS KJV ISV NAS NET NIV NLT HEB] New King James Version: New Living Translation: 1 The words of King Lemuel, the utterance which his mother taught him: 1 The sayings of King Lemuel contain this message, which his mother taught him. No, son of my vows! and let her works praise her in the gates. Proverbs 31 - NIV & NKJV > Read this Bible chapter online, click here to read. 14 She is like the merchant ships, She brings her food from afar. Copyright © 1982 by Thomas Nelson. a wife of valor, in the sense of all forms of excellence; Proverbs 31:16 Lit. 10 [d] (P)An excellent wife who can find? Give not thy strength unto women, nor thy ways to that wh Bible Verses « » New Internation Version New King James Version NIV KJV ESV NKJV. And what, son of my vows? New King James Version (NKJV) NIV KJV ESV NKJV. Upgrade to Bible Gateway Plus, and access the NEW NIV Study Bible Notes, Fully Revised Edition. Proverbs 31 New King James Version (NKJV) The Words of King Lemuel’s Mother. and what, the son of my vows? 31 The words of King Lemuel, the utterance which his mother taught him: 2 What, my son?And what, son of my womb?And what, (A)son of my vows?3 (B)Do not give your strength to women,Nor your ways (C)to that which destroys kings. How to apply Proverbs 31 to your life. 4:28; Heb. Read verse in New King James Version She seeks wool and flax, And willingly works with her hands. 4:11, Deut. which his mother taught him. 119; Proverbs 31:10 Lit. ( A) of King Lemuel—an inspired utterance his mother taught him. 17:17; 1 Kin. Used by permission. The Authorized Version or King James Version (KJV), 1611, 1769. And what, son of my womb? 2 Listen, my son! All rights reserved. and what, the son of my womb? 7:26; Hos. And what, son of my womb? 31 The sayings. 13:16, The NKJV, American Patriot's Bible, Hardcover: The Word of God and the Shaping of America, NKJV, Abide Bible, Red Letter Edition, Comfort Print: Holy Bible, New King James Version, NKJV, Open Bible, Red Letter Edition, Comfort Print: Complete Reference System, NKJV, Lucado Encouraging Word Bible, Comfort Print: Holy Bible, New King James Version, NKJV, Chronological Study Bible: Holy Bible, New King James Version, NKJV, Bride's Bible, Leathersoft, White, Red Letter, Comfort Print: Holy Bible, New King James Version. 13 She seeks wool and flax, And willingly works with her hands. a wife of valor, in the sense of all forms of excellence; Proverbs 31:16 Lit. 11 The heart of her husband safely trusts her; So he will have no lack of gain. 22:9; Rom. 17:17; 1 Kgs. [c]9 Open your mouth, (M)judge righteously,    (N)defend the rights of (O)the poor and needy. The Book of Proverbs, Chapter 31 - NKJV Audio Bible PLUS Text. Who can find a virtuous wife? Verse. the fruit of her hands sons of passing away; Proverbs 31:10 Vv. And let her own works praise her in the gates. 21 For three things the earth is perturbed, Yes, for four it cannot bear up: 22 For a servant when he reigns, A fool when he is filled with food, 23 A hateful woman when she is married, And a maidservant who succeeds her mistress. when he sits among the elders of the land. 13 She seeks wool and flax, And willingly works with her hands. 31 The words of King Lemuel, the utterance which his mother taught him: 2 What, my son? The Words of King Lemuel’s Mother. 1 The words of King Lemuel, the utterance which his mother taught him:. Obviously that is a lot to take in. NIV 30 Charm is deceptive, and beauty is fleeting; but a woman who fears the LORD is to be praised. She does him good and not evil All the days of her life. New King James Version. Listen, son of my womb! 12:13; Eph. Scripture taken from the New King James Version®. 3 b Do not give your strength to women, Nor your ways c to that which destroys kings. 12 She does him good and not evil All the days of her life. 10 Who [] can find a [] virtuous wife? And let her own works praise her in the gates. Proverbs 31:1–31 The Words of King Lemuel’s Mother. NIV KJV ESV NKJV. 31. Proverbs 31 New King James Version (NKJV) The Words of King Lemuel’s Mother. Proverbs 31:8. speaking weakness. 2 What, my son? An exhortation to king Lemuel to take heed of sin, and to do duties. 12 She does him good and not evil. 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