16 “Look, I am sending you out as sheep among wolves. So be as shrewd as snakes and harmless as doves.
16 “I am sending you out like sheep among wolves.(A) Therefore be as shrewd as snakes and as innocent as doves.(B)
16 (A)“Behold, I am sending you out as sheep in the midst of wolves, so be (B)wise as serpents and (C)innocent as doves.
16 “Pay attention! I am sending you out like sheep among wolves, so be as prudent as snakes and as harmless as doves.
16 Behold, I send you forth as sheep in the midst of wolves: be ye therefore wise as serpents, and harmless as doves.
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