Proverbs 8:1-5New American Bible (Revised Edition) (NABRE)
The Discourse of Wisdom
1 Does not Wisdom call,
and Understanding raise her voice?
2 On the top of the heights along the road,
at the crossroads she takes her stand;
3 By the gates at the approaches of the city,
in the entryways she cries aloud:
4 “To you, O people, I call;
my appeal is to you mortals.
5 You naive ones, gain prudence,
you fools, gain sense.
New American Bible (Revised Edition) (NABRE)
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