Proverbs: Wisdom from Above (The Passion Translation)

Narrated by: Brian Simmons
Length: 2 hrs and 19 mins
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Proverbs 1 and 2: Here are kingdom revelations, words to live by, And words of wisdom given To empower you to reign in life, written as proverbs by Israel s King Solomon, David s son. Within these sayings will be found The revelation of wisdom and the impartation of spiritual understanding. Use them as keys to unlock the treasures of true knowledge.

The book of Proverbs is packed with incredible secrets of wisdom that awaken our hearts! We can expect a download of heavenly insights into our destinies, relationships, careers, finances, and every other aspect of our lives. Loaded with footnotes that clarify the sacred text, this translation will unfold the meaning of the proverbs written by King Solomon. The gift of wisdom from above is given by a generous Father who is ready to fill our hearts with all that we need to succeed in life and reign in Christ. Solomon was supernaturally infused with God s wisdom, and when God writes a book, it is more than meets the eye! A greater understanding awaits us as we listen to Proverbs: Wisdom from Above.

©2014 Stairway Ministries (P)2015 Broadstreet Publishing Group LLC

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Proverbs wisdom from above is spirit wind, fresh air for me.
If you have enjoyed the living translation or message Bible you should really like this translation.

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loved it!

listen to it during my morning prayer, I love it's relatable translation also. easy to understand!

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My translation of choice.

What a blessing to hear the wisdom of Solomon so beautifully spoken in a fresh an fully understandable way. I love this translation - it is so anointed - and I appreciate being able to listen to the word of God as I go about my day.
Thank you Brian Simmons for your obedience to God's call to this work. We are blessed beyond words.

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Just Splendid

I enjoy this translation. Its very clear and so fun to listen to. Wow ... I am amazed that a book written some thousand years ago carries ageless wisdom. But i love how Brian Simmons has brought to life these truths in the translation.

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Words like gold to my soul.

The richness of His Word through the author's heart felt voice its hard to stop listening.

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Extraordinary! Breathtakingly beautiful!

Wow wow wow
What a gift to the earth this translation is. I pray the revelation of the God who is love saturates your innermost being as you listen and are drawn into the deep love of God.

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An Exceptional Version of Proverbs

I pretty much loved everything about this version of Proverbs. Brian Simmons’ translation speaks to this generation with a fresh voice of wisdom. There’s worshipful music in the background, which doesn’t detract from the text (in my opinion).

Brian Simmons does an incredible job of narrating the text.

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All day listening.. ✨

This audible is truly a blessing in my life. I just want to listen to it all day, everyday til I can almost recite the living and life-changing words of the Lord unto my soul. I love this and will share its blessing to others!
The narrative was very natural and felt like a friend and I can't say that about most narrators!
Take this audible everywhere and escape into heavenly meditation in this beautiful spoken word of God ✨

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Love it.

The book of Proverbs is one of my favorite books in the Bible and this Translation brings a fresh perspective to walking in Wisdom.

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One of the greatest books I've read!

Wow! Each time I read this Passion Translation Version of Proverbs, revelation unfolds. Today, I discovered that Proverbs 31 symbolizes the traits of an intercessor, watchman. There are 14 mentions of the reverential fear, awe and wonder of the Lord God. This is the first priority of an intervenor. The number 14 represents spiritual perfection. We all should lean into the Proverbs daily as wisdom and intimacy are the benefits of doing so. 🔥

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  • lyn ferguson
  • 02-28-19

Practical guidance for daily living

One of my favourite books, proverbs brings practical instruction for everyday life.
The Passion Translation brings insights fresh from God with language we can easily relate to and apply.
Brian Simmons narrative is clear, calming and reassuring. Simply loved this! Thanks heaps 😀

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  • Kerry Sutherland
  • 03-01-18

Great for Helping with Sleep!

I love listening before sleep. Initially I learn & apply the proverbs to my day but soon I find that I'm asleep. Sometimes I struggle to sleep, but this usually helps and if it doesn't I don't mind so much as I'm listening to Proverbs.
It turns itself off too so I'm not playing them over and over all night .

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  • Sarah
  • 11-23-16

Easy listening - brings comfort & peace.

Very easy to listen to. Great way to get the word into your day. Highly recommend it.