3 # Ps 1.3; Isa 56.3. 3. 3:1 Hear me your father, O children, and do thereafter, that ye may be safe.. 3:2 For the Lord hath given the father honour over the children, and hath confirmed the authority of the mother over the sons.. 3:3 Whoso honoureth his father maketh an atonement for his sins: Sirach 3:18 Other authorities add as verse 19, Many are lofty and renowned, but to the meek he reveals his secrets. Now, are you a member of a bible butchering cult? 3 Children, listen to me; I am your father. 4. Sirach 3 Good News Translation (GNT) Duties to Parents. Brenton's Septuagint (LXX) - Holy Name KJV Ecclesiasticus (Sirach){gr.Sophia Iesou} 3. Be in peace with many: nevertheless have but one counsellor of a thousand. 3 O wicked imagination, whence camest thou in to cover the earth with deceit? 1 Desire not a multitude of unprofitable children, neither delight in ungodly sons.. 2 Though they multiply, rejoice not in them, except the fear of the Lord be with them.. 3 Trust not thou in their life, neither respect their multitude: for one that is just is better than a thousand; and better it is to die without children, than to have them that are ungodly. 2 For the Lord hath given the father honour over the children, and hath confirmed the authority of the mother over the sons. 5. 4 If thou be for his profit, he will use thee: but if … and he will finish his years in peace. 2 Stay away from wrong, and it will turn away from you. Sirach 3:7 In other ancient authorities this line is preceded by Those who fear the Lord honor their father, Sirach 3:17 Heb: Gk meekness; Sirach 3:18 Other ancient authorities add as verse 19, Many are lofty and renowned, but to the humble he reveals his secrets. 3 A good wife is a generous gift. Sirach 3:25 Heb: Other ancient authorities lack verse 25 Do what I tell you and you will be safe, 2 for the Lord has given fathers authority over their children and given children the obligation to obey their mothers. 3. Ecclesiasticus 3:23 Context. Page 601 Sirach (Ecclesiasticus) {3:17} My son, go on with thy business in meekness; so Sirach is in the KJV, the RSV, the NRSV, the Geneva, and I believe that Tyndale even translated some of it. Sirach is accepted as part of the Christian biblical canons by Catholics, Eastern Orthodox, and most of Oriental Orthodox. 4 they store up riches who respect their mother.. 5 Those who honor their father will have joy in their own children, 5 Sweet language will multiply friends: and a fairspeaking tongue will increase kind greetings. 3:6 He that honoureth his father shall have joy in his own children, and in the day of his prayer he shall be heard. the number of his days will be doubled. Hear me your father, O children, and do thereafter, that ye may be safe. 5 Shee shall exalt him aboue his neighbours, and … 3 If you respect your father, you can make up for your sins, 4 and if you honor your mother, you are earning great wealth. 22 But what is commanded thee, think thereupon with reverence, for it is not needful for thee to see with thine eyes the things that are in secret. 2 For the Lord sets a father in honor over his children. 4 There is a companion, which rejoiceth in the prosperity of a friend, but in the time of trouble will be against him. 2 And send thy feare vpon all the nations that seeke not after thee.. 3 Lift vp thy hand against the strange nations, and let them see thy power.. 4 As thou wast sanctified in vs before them: so be thou magnified among them before vs. 6. For the Lord hath given the father honour over the children, and hath confirmed the authority of the mother over the sons. 3. O wicked imagination, whence camest thou in to cover the earth with deceit? For the Lord hath given the father honour over the children, and hath confirmed the authority of the mother over the sons. and a fourth which terrifies me: Read more Share Copy The Anglican Churches do not accept Sirach as protocanonical, and say it should be read only "for example of life and instruction of manners; but yet [do] not apply them to establish any doctrine." Lift up thy hand against the strange nations, and let them see thy power. And send thy fear upon all the nations that seek not after thee. CHAPTER 26. Chapter 3. Apocrypha Brenton's Septuagint & Holy Name King James Version with Strong's numbers in Hebrew. {3:16} He that forsaketh his father is as a blasphemer; and he that angereth his mother is cursed: of God. 5 There are three things I dread,. 4 Hee shall be stayed vpon her, and shall not be moued, and shall rely vpon her, and shall not be confounded. 3. 3:5 And he that honoureth his mother is as one that layeth up a treasure. CHAPTER 3 Responsibilities to Parents *. Sirach 3:2. 20 For the power of the Lord is great, and he is honoured of the lowly. 3 The rich man hath done wrong, and yet he threateneth withal: the poor is wronged, and he must intreat also. 2 For the Lord hath given the father honour over the children, and hath … 3 Whoever respects a … 4. There shall no evil happen unto him that feareth the Lord; but in temptation even again he will deliver him. Sirach 7 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) Miscellaneous Advice. 3:4 He that loveth God, shall obtain pardon for his sine by prayer, and shall refrain himself from them, and shall be heard in the prayer of days. 4 A wicked soul shall destroy him that hath it, and shall make him to be laughed to scorn of his enemies. {3:15} In the day of thine affliction it shall be remembered; thy sins also shall melt away, as the ice in the fair warm weather. 7 Do no evil, and evil will never overtake you. 1 Children, listen to me for I am your father: do what I tell you, and so be safe; 2 for the Lord honours the father above his children and upholds the rights of a mother over her sons. 5 There is a companion, which helpeth his friend for the belly, and taketh up the buckler against the enemy. 5. 1 Happy the husband of a good wife; *. A wise man hateth not the law; but he that is an hypocrite therein is as a ship in a storm. act accordingly, that you may be safe. 2 Extol not thyself in the counsel of thine own heart; that thy soul be not torn in pieces as a bull [straying alone.] A wicked soul shall destroy him that hath it, and shall make him to be laughed to scorn of his enemies. 4 A wicked soul shall destroy him that hath it, and shall make him to be laughed to scorn of his enemies. Sirach 3:24 24 For many are deceived by their own vain opinion; and an evil suspicion hath overthrown their judgment. 3 Cleave unto him, and depart not away, that thou mayest be increased at thy last end. a smile ever on his face. 6. 4 Whatsoever is brought upon thee take cheerfully, and be patient when thou art changed to a low estate. There is a companion, which helpeth his friend for the belly, and taketh up the buckler against the enemy. a 2 A loyal wife brings joy to her husband,. 3 1 Hear me your father, O children, and do thereafter, that ye may be safe. For by one that hath understanding shall the city be replenished: but … Book of Sirach - Chapter 3 Sirach 3:1. and confirms a mother’s authority over her sons. 1 Hear me your father, O children, and do thereafter, that ye may be safe. Sirach 3:24 Other authorities add as verse 25, If you have no eyes you will be without light; if you lack knowledge do not profess to have it. As thou wast sanctified in us before them: so be thou magnified among them before us. Sirach follows with, “My son when you are sick do not be negligent, but pray to the Lord, and he will heal you” (38:9). Ecclesiasticus chapter 36 1611 KJV (King James Version) 1 Haue mercie vpon vs, O Lord God of all, and behold vs:. Sirach 36:1-17 Revised Standard Version (RSV) A Prayer for God’s People. 1. 1. Read online Bible study, search parallel bibles, cross reference verses, compare translations & post comments in bible commentaries at qBible.com. Trust not thou in their life, neither respect their multitude: for one that is just is better than a thousand; and better it is to die without children, than to have them that are ungodly. 3 Those who honor their father atone for sins;. For those who wish to study further, there is strong language in this thirty-eighth chapter of Sirach for those who do not “give the physician his place” (v. 12-15). 1 Children, listen to me, your father;. 2 Set thy heart aright, and constantly endure, and make not haste in time of trouble. Of course, the KJV would have it listed as Ecclesiasticus. There are many ways you can help me to bring this message to the world. A man of understanding trusteth in the law; and the law is faithful unto him, as an oracle. 3 Thou shalt eat up thy leaves, and lose thy fruit, and leave thyself as a dry tree. 4. Apocrypha: Sirach Chapter 16. 4. 2. The Lutheran Churches take a similar position. b 4 Whether rich or poor, his heart is content,. Sweet language will multiply friends: and a fairspeaking tongue will increase kind greetings. 3 Whoso honoureth his father maketh an atonement for his sins: 4 And he that honoureth his mother is as one that layeth up treasure. There is a companion, which rejoiceth in the prosperity of a friend, but in the time of trouble will be against him. 3 With the bread of vnderstanding shall she feed him, and giue him the water of wisedome to drinke. Have mercy upon us, O Lord God of all, and behold us: 2. bestowed upon him who fears the Lord. 36 Have mercy upon us, O Lord, the God of all, and look upon us, 2 and cause the fear of thee to fall upon all the nations. Thou shalt eat up thy leaves, and lose thy fruit, and leave thyself as a dry tree. 1 My son, if thou come to serve the Lord, prepare thy soul for temptation. 21 Seek not out things that are too hard for thee, neither search the things that are above thy strength.