p Look carefully then how you walk, not as unwise but as wise,
p making the best use of the time, because q the days are evil.
English Standard Version (ESV) The Holy Bible, English Standard Version Copyright © 2001 by Crossway Bibles, a division of Good News Publishers.
Walk in wisdom toward outsiders, making the best use of the time.
Folly is a joy to him who lacks sense, but a man of understanding walks straight ahead.
Look carefully then how you walk, not as unwise but as wise.
Therefore take up the whole armor of God, that you may be able to withstand in the evil day, and having done all, to stand firm.
Remember also your Creator in the days of your youth, before the evil days come and the years draw near of which you will say, "I have no pleasure in them".
Therefore he who is prudent will keep silent in such a time, for it is an evil time.
Who gave himself for our sins to deliver us from the present evil age, according to the will of our God and Father.