Additional verses to memorise Proverbs 2:1-5: “Ifs” and Knowledge of God

“1  My son, if thou wilt receive my words, And lay up my commandments with thee; 2 So as to incline thine ear unto wisdom, And apply thy heart to understanding; 3 Yea, if thou cry after discernment, And lift up thy voice for understanding; 4 If thou seek her as silver, And search for her as for hid treasures: 5 Then shalt thou understand the fear of Jehovah, And find the knowledge of God.” (Pr 2:1-5 ASV)


To remember

Pr 1:3 To receive instruction in wise dealing, In righteousness and justice and equity;

Pr 1:7  The fear of Jehovah is the {1 } beginning of knowledge; But the foolish despise wisdom and instruction. {1) Or chief part }

Pr 3:14 For the gaining of it is better than the gaining of silver, And the profit thereof than fine gold.

Pr 4:10 Hear, O my son, and receive my sayings; And the years of thy life shall be many.

Pr 22:17  Incline thine ear, and hear the words of the wise, And apply thy heart unto my knowledge.

1Ki 3:11 And God said unto him, Because thou hast asked this thing, and hast not asked for thyself {1 } long life, neither hast asked riches for thyself, nor hast asked the life of thine enemies, but hast asked for thyself understanding to {2 } discern justice; {1) Heb many days 2) Heb hear }

1Ch 22:12 Only Jehovah give thee discretion and understanding, and give thee charge concerning Israel; that so thou mayest keep the law of Jehovah thy God.

Ps 25:4 Show me thy ways, O Jehovah; Teach me thy paths.
Ps 25:5 Guide me in thy truth, and teach me; For thou art the God of my salvation; For thee do I wait all the day.

Ps 119:34 Give me understanding, and I shall keep thy law; Yea, I shall observe it with my whole heart.

Ps 119:73  YODH. Thy hands have made me and {1 } fashioned me: Give me understanding, that I may learn thy commandments. {1) Or established }

Ps 119:112 I have inclined my heart to perform thy statutes For ever, even unto the end.

Ps 119:125 I am thy servant; Give me understanding, That I may know thy testimonies.

Ps 119:169  TAV. Let my cry come near before thee, O Jehovah: Give me understanding according to thy word.

Isa 55:3 Incline your ear, and come unto me; hear, and your soul shall live: and I will make an everlasting covenant with you, even the sure mercies of David.

Mt 13:9 He that hath ears, {1 } let him hear. {1) Some ancient authorities add here, and in verse 43, to hear; as in Mr 4:9; Lu 8:8 }

Mt 13:44  The kingdom of heaven is like unto a treasure hidden in the field; which a man found, and hid; and {1 } in his joy he goeth and selleth all that he hath, and buyeth that field. {1) Or for joy thereof }

Lu 11:13 If ye then, being evil, know how to give good gifts unto your children, how much more shall your heavenly Father give the Holy Spirit to them that ask him?

Eph 1:17 that the God of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of glory, may give unto you a spirit of wisdom and revelation in the knowledge of him;

Eph 1:18 having the eyes of your heart enlightened, that ye may know what is the hope of his calling, what the riches of the glory of his inheritance in the saints,

Jas 1:5 But if any of you lacketh wisdom, let him ask of God, who giveth to all liberally and upbraideth not; and it shall be given him.



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