Proverbs 1:1 {2}
Good News Translation
The proverbs of Solomon, son of David and king of Israel.

New Revised Standard Version
The proverbs of Solomon son of David, king of Israel:

Contemporary English Version
These are the proverbs of King Solomon of Israel, the son of David.

New American Bible
The proverbs of Solomon, the son of David, king of Israel:

Douay-Rheims Bible
To know wisdom, and instruction:

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

To know wisdom, and instruction:


2 Samuel 12:24,25 And David comforted Bethsabee his wife, and went in unto her, and slept with her: and she bore a son, and he called his name Solomon, and the Lord loved him. . . .

1 Kings 2:12 And Solomon sat upon the throne of his father David, and his kingdom was strengthened exceedingly.

1 Chronicles 22:9 The son, that shall be born to thee, shall be a most quiet man: for I will make him rest from all his enemies round about: and therefore he shall be called Peaceable: and I will give peace and quietness to Israel all his days.

1 Chronicles 28:5 And among my sons (for the Lord hath given me many sons) he hath chosen Solomon my son, to sit upon the throne of the kingdom of the Lord over Israel.

1 Chronicles 29:28 And he died in a good age, full of days, and riches, and glory. And Solomon his son reigned in his stead.

The Beginning of Knowledge
1To know wisdom, and instruction:2To understand the words of prudence: and to receive the instruction of doctrine, justice, and judgment, and equity:…
Cross References
1 Kings 4:32
Solomon also spoke three thousand parables: and his poems were a thousand and five.

Proverbs 10:1
Treasures of wickedness shall profit nothing: but justice shall deliver from death.

Proverbs 25:1
These are also parables of Solomon, which the men of Ezechias, king of Juda, copied out.

Ecclesiastes 1:1
The words of Ecclesiastes, the son of David, king of Jerusalem.

Ecclesiastes 12:9
And whereas Ecclesiastes was very wise, he taught the people, and declared the things that he had done: and seeking out, he set forth many parables.

Psalm 150:6
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