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Proverbs 2

Introduction

Overview

Proverbs 2:1, Wisdom promises godliness to her children; Proverbs 2:10, and safety from evil company; Proverbs 2:20, and direction in good ways.

Verse 1

if: Proverbs 1:3, Proverbs 4:1, Proverbs 7:1, John 12:47, John 12:48, 1 Timothy 1:15

hide: Proverbs 3:1, Proverbs 4:20-22, Proverbs 6:21, Deuteronomy 6:6-9, Job 23:12, Psalms 119:9-11, Matthew 13:44, Luke 2:19, Luke 2:51, Luke 9:44

Reciprocal: Leviticus 11:3 - cheweth Deuteronomy 11:19 - General Deuteronomy 30:13 - go over the sea Deuteronomy 33:3 - shall receive Joshua 1:8 - thou shalt 1 Chronicles 28:8 - keep 1 Chronicles 28:9 - if thou seek Nehemiah 8:13 - the second Job 22:22 - receive Psalms 25:8 - teach Psalms 34:11 - I will Psalms 119:11 - Thy word Psalms 119:66 - Teach me Proverbs 1:8 - My son Proverbs 4:21 - in the Proverbs 5:1 - attend Proverbs 18:1 - seeketh Proverbs 19:8 - he that keepeth Proverbs 19:20 - receive Proverbs 23:15 - My son Proverbs 24:14 - when Proverbs 28:7 - keepeth Daniel 12:10 - but the wise Hosea 6:3 - if Matthew 2:9 - the star Matthew 6:33 - seek Matthew 13:19 - and understandeth Luke 11:36 - the whole John 5:38 - ye have John 8:32 - ye shall John 17:6 - they John 17:8 - received Acts 8:28 - and sitting Acts 17:11 - they received 1 Thessalonians 2:11 - as 2 Thessalonians 2:10 - they received Hebrews 2:1 - the more

Verse 2

thou: Proverbs 18:1, Psalms 119:111, Psalms 119:112, Isaiah 55:3, Matthew 13:9

apply: Proverbs 22:17-21, Proverbs 23:12, Psalms 90:12, Ecclesiastes 7:25, Ecclesiastes 8:9, Ecclesiastes 8:16, Acts 17:11

Reciprocal: Leviticus 11:3 - cheweth Joshua 18:3 - How long are Joshua 24:23 - incline 2 Chronicles 1:10 - Give me Proverbs 4:5 - Get wisdom Proverbs 7:4 - Say Proverbs 13:4 - but Proverbs 23:23 - Buy Ecclesiastes 1:13 - I gave Matthew 13:23 - good Matthew 13:44 - like Luke 8:18 - heed John 5:38 - ye have John 6:27 - which the

Verse 3

if: Proverbs 3:6, Proverbs 8:17, 1 Kings 3:9-12, 1 Chronicles 22:12, Psalms 25:4, Psalms 25:5, Psalms 119:34, Psalms 119:73, Psalms 119:125, Psalms 119:169, Luke 11:13, Ephesians 1:17, Ephesians 1:18, James 1:5

liftest up thy voice: Heb. givest thy voice

Reciprocal: 1 Kings 10:1 - concerning Job 5:27 - we have searched Proverbs 8:34 - watching John 7:28 - whom Acts 10:2 - and prayed Philippians 3:15 - God 2 Timothy 2:7 - and

Verse 4

thou: Proverbs 3:14, Proverbs 3:15, Proverbs 8:18, Proverbs 8:19, Proverbs 16:16, Proverbs 23:23, Psalms 19:10, Psalms 119:14, Psalms 119:72, Psalms 119:127, Matthew 6:19-21, Matthew 13:44, Matthew 19:21, Matthew 19:22, Matthew 19:29

searchest: Job 28:12-20, Ecclesiastes 4:8, Luke 16:8

Reciprocal: Genesis 26:32 - We have Job 3:21 - dig Job 28:3 - searcheth Job 36:3 - fetch Psalms 17:14 - hid Psalms 119:45 - for I seek Proverbs 3:13 - getteth Proverbs 8:10 - General Proverbs 8:34 - watching Proverbs 16:27 - diggeth Jeremiah 5:1 - that seeketh Matthew 13:46 - one Colossians 2:3 - hid 1 Timothy 4:13 - to reading 1 Peter 1:10 - and

Verse 5

shalt: 2 Chronicles 1:10-12, Hosea 6:3, Matthew 7:7, Matthew 7:8, Luke 11:9-13

the fear: Proverbs 9:10, Job 28:28, Jeremiah 32:40, Jeremiah 32:41

find: Jeremiah 9:24, Jeremiah 24:7, Jeremiah 31:34, Matthew 11:27, Luke 10:22, John 17:3, 1 John 5:20

Reciprocal: Genesis 20:11 - Surely Genesis 26:32 - We have Job 36:3 - fetch Psalms 25:12 - What Psalms 119:34 - Give me Psalms 119:45 - for I seek Proverbs 8:10 - General Isaiah 11:3 - shall make him Isaiah 44:18 - cannot Acts 10:35 - feareth 1 Corinthians 6:7 - there Galatians 4:9 - ye have Ephesians 1:17 - in the knowledge Ephesians 5:17 - understanding 1 Timothy 4:13 - to reading

Verse 6

the Lord: Exodus 31:3, 1 Kings 3:9, 1 Kings 3:12, 1 Kings 4:29, 1 Chronicles 22:12, Job 32:8, Isaiah 54:13, Daniel 1:17, Daniel 2:21, Daniel 2:23, Luke 21:15, John 6:45, Ephesians 1:17, Ephesians 1:18, James 1:5, James 1:17

out: Proverbs 6:23, Proverbs 8:5-9, Psalms 19:7, Psalms 119:98, Psalms 119:104, Isaiah 8:20

Reciprocal: Exodus 28:3 - wise hearted Exodus 31:6 - wise hearted 1 Kings 10:24 - which God 2 Chronicles 9:23 - God 2 Chronicles 30:22 - the good Ezra 7:25 - the wisdom Ezra 8:16 - men of understanding Job 12:13 - wisdom Job 28:20 - General Job 28:23 - General Job 38:36 - Who hath put Psalms 19:8 - enlightening Psalms 27:11 - Teach Psalms 94:10 - teacheth man Psalms 119:34 - Give me Proverbs 8:6 - for Proverbs 8:14 - sound Mark 15:12 - whom John 5:19 - and Acts 7:10 - gave 1 Corinthians 1:30 - wisdom 1 Corinthians 4:7 - and what 1 Corinthians 12:8 - is given Colossians 3:16 - all James 3:17 - the wisdom 2 Peter 3:15 - according

Verse 7

layeth: Proverbs 8:14, Proverbs 14:8, Job 28:8, 1 Corinthians 1:19, 1 Corinthians 1:24, 1 Corinthians 1:30, 1 Corinthians 2:6, 1 Corinthians 2:7, 1 Corinthians 3:18, 1 Corinthians 3:19, Colossians 2:3, 2 Timothy 3:15-17, James 3:15-17

a buckler: Proverbs 28:18, Proverbs 30:5, Psalms 84:11, Psalms 144:2

Reciprocal: Exodus 31:6 - wise hearted 1 Chronicles 22:12 - Only the 2 Chronicles 30:22 - the good Job 12:13 - wisdom Psalms 15:2 - He Psalms 18:2 - buckler Proverbs 3:21 - keep Proverbs 8:6 - for Ecclesiastes 7:12 - wisdom Daniel 2:21 - he giveth Micah 2:7 - walketh Mark 15:12 - whom Galatians 2:14 - walked Colossians 3:16 - all 2 Timothy 1:7 - a sound 2 Peter 3:15 - according

Verse 8

keepeth: Proverbs 8:20, Psalms 1:6, Psalms 23:3, Psalms 121:5-8, Isaiah 35:9, Isaiah 49:9, Isaiah 49:10, John 10:28, John 10:29

and: Proverbs 3:21-24, Deuteronomy 33:3, Deuteronomy 33:26-29, 1 Samuel 2:9, Psalms 37:23, Psalms 37:24, Psalms 37:28, Psalms 37:31, Psalms 66:9, Psalms 145:20, Jeremiah 32:40, Jeremiah 32:41, 1 Peter 1:5, Jude 1:24

Reciprocal: Psalms 15:2 - He Psalms 16:1 - Preserve Psalms 50:5 - my saints Psalms 97:10 - preserveth Psalms 121:3 - will not Psalms 121:8 - thy going out Proverbs 3:23 - General Acts 9:32 - the saints 1 Corinthians 6:7 - there

Verse 9

Proverbs 1:2-6, Psalms 25:8, Psalms 25:9, Psalms 32:8, Psalms 119:99, Psalms 119:105, Psalms 143:8-10, Isaiah 35:8, Isaiah 48:17, Jeremiah 6:16, Matthew 7:13, Matthew 7:14, John 14:6

Reciprocal: Psalms 14:2 - any Proverbs 14:8 - wisdom Isaiah 11:3 - shall make him

Verse 10

Proverbs 18:1, Proverbs 18:2, Proverbs 24:13, Proverbs 24:14, Job 23:12, Psalms 19:10, Psalms 104:34, Psalms 119:97, Psalms 119:103, Psalms 119:111, Psalms 119:162, Jeremiah 15:16, Colossians 3:16

Reciprocal: Genesis 39:8 - refused Leviticus 11:3 - cheweth Deuteronomy 6:6 - shall be Nehemiah 8:12 - because Psalms 17:4 - word Proverbs 3:17 - ways of Proverbs 4:6 - love Proverbs 11:9 - through Proverbs 12:1 - loveth Proverbs 14:27 - to Proverbs 22:18 - it is Ezekiel 3:3 - it was John 17:6 - they

Verse 11

Proverbs 4:6, Proverbs 6:22-24, Psalms 25:21, Psalms 119:9-11, Ecclesiastes 9:15-18, Ecclesiastes 10:10, Ephesians 5:15

Reciprocal: Genesis 32:7 - and he Genesis 32:16 - space Deuteronomy 6:6 - shall be Nehemiah 8:12 - because Psalms 119:11 - Thy word Proverbs 4:14 - General Proverbs 12:1 - loveth Ecclesiastes 7:12 - wisdom Ezekiel 3:3 - it was Philippians 4:7 - shall

Verse 12

deliver: Proverbs 1:10-19, Proverbs 4:14-17, Proverbs 9:6, Proverbs 13:20, Psalms 17:4, Psalms 17:5, Psalms 26:4, Psalms 26:5, Psalms 141:4, 2 Corinthians 6:17

from the man: Proverbs 3:32, Proverbs 8:13, Proverbs 16:28-30, Psalms 101:4, Isaiah 59:3-5, Acts 20:30, 1 Corinthians 15:33

Reciprocal: Job 34:8 - General Psalms 1:1 - way Proverbs 3:31 - choose Proverbs 6:12 - walketh Proverbs 16:29 - General

Verse 13

leave: Proverbs 21:16, Psalms 14:3, Psalms 36:3, Ezekiel 18:26, Ezekiel 33:12, Ezekiel 33:13, Zephaniah 1:6, Matthew 12:43-45, 2 Timothy 4:10, Hebrews 6:4-6, 2 Peter 2:20-22, 1 John 2:19

walk: Proverbs 4:19, Job 24:13-16, John 3:19, John 3:20, John 12:35, Romans 1:21, 1 Thessalonians 5:5-7, John 1:6, John 2:9-11

Reciprocal: Psalms 10:5 - His Psalms 82:5 - walk Psalms 119:10 - O let me 1 John 1:6 - walk

Verse 14

rejoice: Proverbs 10:23, Jeremiah 11:15, Habakkuk 1:15, Zephaniah 3:11, 1 Corinthians 13:6

and: Hosea 7:3, Luke 22:4, Luke 22:5, Romans 1:32

Reciprocal: Genesis 27:42 - comfort himself Proverbs 6:14 - Frowardness

Verse 15

Deuteronomy 32:5, Psalms 125:5, Isaiah 30:8-13, Isaiah 59:8, Philippians 2:15

Reciprocal: Exodus 20:14 - General Psalms 10:5 - His Isaiah 40:4 - and the

Verse 16

deliver: Proverbs 5:3-20, Proverbs 6:24, Proverbs 7:5-23, Proverbs 22:14, Proverbs 23:27, Genesis 39:3-12, Nehemiah 13:26, Nehemiah 13:27, Ecclesiastes 7:26

flattereth: Proverbs 7:21, Proverbs 29:5

Reciprocal: Genesis 39:7 - Lie Genesis 39:8 - refused Genesis 39:10 - as she spake Leviticus 15:20 - General Numbers 5:12 - General Deuteronomy 23:17 - There shall be Judges 11:2 - a strange Judges 14:17 - and she told Judges 16:5 - Entice Judges 16:15 - How canst 1 Kings 11:1 - loved Ezra 10:44 - strange wives Job 31:9 - If mine Psalms 50:18 - hast been partaker Proverbs 5:20 - with Proverbs 20:16 - a strange Proverbs 23:28 - as for a prey 1 Corinthians 6:18 - Flee

Verse 17

the guide: Proverbs 5:18, Jeremiah 3:4

forgetteth: Ezekiel 16:8, Ezekiel 16:59, Ezekiel 16:60, Malachi 2:14-16

Reciprocal: Numbers 5:12 - General Judges 14:17 - and she told Joel 1:8 - the husband Matthew 19:6 - God

Verse 18

Proverbs 5:4-14, Proverbs 6:26-35, Proverbs 7:22-27, Proverbs 9:18, 1 Corinthians 6:9-11, Galatians 5:19-21, Ephesians 5:5, Revelation 21:8, Revelation 22:15

Reciprocal: Proverbs 5:5 - General Proverbs 6:32 - destroyeth Proverbs 7:27 - General Proverbs 15:24 - that Proverbs 21:16 - remain Ecclesiastes 7:26 - I find

Verse 19

None: Psalms 81:12, Ecclesiastes 7:26, Jeremiah 13:23, Hosea 4:14, Matthew 19:24-26

take: Proverbs 4:18, Hebrews 6:18

Reciprocal: Judges 16:21 - and put out Psalms 16:11 - path Proverbs 5:5 - General Proverbs 6:32 - destroyeth Proverbs 7:27 - General Proverbs 9:18 - the dead Proverbs 21:16 - remain Acts 2:28 - made

Verse 20

Proverbs 13:20, Psalms 119:63, Psalms 119:115, Song of Solomon 1:7, Song of Solomon 1:8, Jeremiah 6:16, Hebrews 6:12, 3 John 1:11

Reciprocal: 2 Chronicles 19:11 - the good Psalms 112:5 - good Romans 4:12 - in the steps

Verse 21

Job 1:1, Job 42:12, Psalms 37:3, Psalms 37:9, Psalms 37:11, Psalms 37:22, Psalms 37:29, Psalms 84:11, Psalms 112:4-6

Reciprocal: Psalms 7:10 - which Psalms 51:6 - Behold

Verse 22

the wicked: Proverbs 5:22, Proverbs 5:23, Job 18:16-18, Job 21:30, Psalms 37:20, Psalms 37:22, Psalms 37:28, Psalms 37:37, Psalms 37:38, Psalms 52:5, Psalms 104:35, Psalms 145:20, Isaiah 3:10, Isaiah 3:11

rooted: or, plucked up, Deuteronomy 7:22, *marg. Deuteronomy 28:64

Reciprocal: Exodus 9:15 - cut off Deuteronomy 29:28 - rooted them 2 Samuel 4:11 - from 1 Kings 14:15 - root up Israel Job 18:17 - General Psalms 94:23 - And he Isaiah 13:9 - he shall

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Torrey, R. A. "Commentary on Proverbs 2". "Treasury of Scripture Knowledge". https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/eng/tsk/proverbs-2.html.