Proverbs 5:15

 

“Drink waters out of thine own cistern, and running waters out of thine own well.”
King James Version (KJV)


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Other Translations of Proverbs 5:15

Drinke waters out of thine owne cisterne, and running waters out of thine owne well.
- King James Version (1611) - Compare to scan of original Proverbs chapter 5

Drink water from your own cistern And fresh water from your own well.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Drink waters out of thine own cistern, And running waters out of thine own well.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Let water from your store and not that of others be your drink, and running water from your fountain.
- Basic English Bible

Drink waters out of thine own cistern, and running waters out of thine own well.
- Darby Bible

Drink water out of thy own cistern, and the streams of thy own well:
- Douay Rheims Bible

Drink waters out of thy own cistern, and running waters out of thy own well.
- Webster's Bible

Drink water out of your own cistern, running water out of your own well.
- World English Bible

Drink waters out of thine own cistern, Even flowing ones out of thine own well.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Drink waters out of thine own cistern, and running waters out of thine own well.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible


 

Kevin Airrington's comment on 2013-02-05 09:21:41:

Adultery has devastating effects on EVERYONE!!! If men would rise up and LOVE THEIR WIVES like we are commanded in Ephesians 5:25 then we would end divorce on this planet!!!

But alas, this world is filled with selfish and cowardly men! Until mean PRACTICE Ephesians 5:25 then divorce will be an epidemic. If you don't know how or what it means...check out 1 John 3:16, John 3:16.

But you are too selfish to put your wife above your own needs.

 

Mr Bidemi's comment on 2012-11-18 00:27:37:

Proverbs 5:15 simply warns the man to be content with his own wife since they are both one flesh. Because adultery may result in spiritual and physical separation.

 


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