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Proverbs 29:15 New American Bible (Revised Edition) (NABRE)

15 The rod of correction gives wisdom,
    but uncontrolled youths disgrace their mothers.

New American Bible (Revised Edition) (NABRE)

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Proverbs 29:15 New Revised Standard Version Catholic Edition (NRSVCE)

15 The rod and reproof give wisdom,
    but a mother is disgraced by a neglected child.

New Revised Standard Version Catholic Edition (NRSVCE)

New Revised Standard Version Bible: Catholic Edition, copyright © 1989, 1993 the Division of Christian Education of the National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America. Used by permission. All rights reserved.

Proverbs 29:15 Contemporary English Version (CEV)

15 Correct your children,
    and they will be wise;
    children out of control
    disgrace their mothers.

Proverbs 29:15 New American Standard Bible (NASB)

15 The rod and reproof give wisdom,
But a child [a]who gets his own way brings shame to his mother.


  1. Proverbs 29:15 Lit left to himself
New American Standard Bible (NASB)

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Proverbs 29:15 New International Version (NIV)

15 A rod and a reprimand impart wisdom,
    but a child left undisciplined disgraces its mother.

New International Version (NIV)

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