A A A A A
Bible Book List

Proverbs 10:1 Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB)

A Collection of Solomon’s Proverbs

10 Solomon’s proverbs:

A wise son brings joy to his father,
but a foolish son, heartache to his mother.

Proverbs 10:1 New International Version (NIV)

Proverbs of Solomon

10 The proverbs of Solomon:

A wise son brings joy to his father,
    but a foolish son brings grief to his mother.

New International Version (NIV)

Holy Bible, New International Version®, NIV® Copyright ©1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica, Inc.® Used by permission. All rights reserved worldwide.

Proverbs 15:20 Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB)

20 A wise son brings joy to his father,
but a foolish man despises his mother.

Proverbs 15:20 New International Version (NIV)

20 A wise son brings joy to his father,
    but a foolish man despises his mother.

New International Version (NIV)

Holy Bible, New International Version®, NIV® Copyright ©1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica, Inc.® Used by permission. All rights reserved worldwide.

Proverbs 23:24-25 Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB)

24 The father of a righteous son will rejoice greatly,
and one who fathers a wise son will delight in him.
25 Let your father and mother have joy,
and let her who gave birth to you rejoice.

Proverbs 23:24-25 New International Version (NIV)

24 The father of a righteous child has great joy;
    a man who fathers a wise son rejoices in him.
25 May your father and mother rejoice;
    may she who gave you birth be joyful!

New International Version (NIV)

Holy Bible, New International Version®, NIV® Copyright ©1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica, Inc.® Used by permission. All rights reserved worldwide.

Proverbs 27:11 Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB)

11 Be wise, my son, and bring my heart joy,
so that I can answer anyone who taunts me.

Proverbs 27:11 New International Version (NIV)

11 Be wise, my son, and bring joy to my heart;
    then I can answer anyone who treats me with contempt.

New International Version (NIV)

Holy Bible, New International Version®, NIV® Copyright ©1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica, Inc.® Used by permission. All rights reserved worldwide.

Proverbs 28:7 Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB)

A discerning son keeps the law,
but a companion of gluttons humiliates his father.

Proverbs 28:7 New International Version (NIV)

A discerning son heeds instruction,
    but a companion of gluttons disgraces his father.

New International Version (NIV)

Holy Bible, New International Version®, NIV® Copyright ©1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica, Inc.® Used by permission. All rights reserved worldwide.

Viewing of
Cross references
Footnotes