Proverbs Chapter 23 Verse 22

The Holy Bible, King James Version

Hearken unto thy father that begat thee, and despise not thy mother when she is old.

Parallel Verses

  1. Give ear to your father whose child you are, and do not keep honour from your mother when she is old. (BBE, Proverbs 23:22)
  2. Hearken unto thy father that begat thee, And despise not thy mother when she is old. (ASV, Proverbs 23:22)
  3. Listen to your father who gave you life, (WEB, Proverbs 23:22)
  4. Hearken unto thy father that begat thee, and despise not thy mother when she is old. (DBY, Proverbs 23:22)
  5. Hearken to thy father, who begat thee, And despise not thy mother when she hath become old. (YLT, Proverbs 23:22)