Malachi 3:6

“For I am the LORD, I change not; therefore ye sons of Jacob are not consumed.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

For I am the Lord, I change not: therefore ye sonnes of Iacob are not consumed.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"For I, the LORD, do not change; therefore you, O sons of Jacob, are not consumed.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

For I, Jehovah, change not; therefore ye, O sons of Jacob, are not consumed.
- American Standard Version (1901)

For I am the Lord, I am unchanged; and so you, O sons of Jacob, have not been cut off.
- Basic English Bible

For I Jehovah change not, and ye, sons of Jacob, are not consumed.
- Darby Bible

For I am the LORD, I change not; therefore ye sons of Jacob are not consumed.
- Webster's Bible

For I, Yahweh, don't change; therefore you, sons of Jacob, are not consumed.
- World English Bible

For I [am] Jehovah, I have not changed, And ye, the sons of Jacob, Ye have not been consumed.
- Youngs Literal Bible

For I the LORD change not; and ye, O sons of Jacob, are not consumed.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Malachi 3:6


3:6 I change not - I have an unchangeable hatred to sin: and my long suffering also changeth not, therefore you are not consumed in your sins. Not consumed - God is the same in his wisdom to order the rewards of good and bad in the fittest season, therefore neither the one nor the other are consumed, but preserved to the season appointed of God.


Discussion for Malachi 3

  • Christina
    I believe tithing is 10% or more of anything, the Lord gives, wether it be ,
    Wisdom, money, food , helping hand, ANYTHING, giving unto the Lord, as he gave to you, without expecting anything in return.
  • Stephen F. Zielski
    PARADOX ! My Heavenly Abba Dad and God Almighty Yahweh hath revealed it as I had recieved it and have indeed spoken it, in and through His Son, my Blessed Lord and near future Majesty King to come, Christ Yeshua to His everlasting Glory, Glory Amen indeed. God said it I believe it and that settles it period. May our Abba Father in Heaven raise up and send forth ELIJAH. SHALOM ISRAEL ZION AMEN ! !
  • Helen
    Assurance to those who fear and love God,that its not in vain to serve the living God.The reward is great,l will surely live for this might God
  • Michelle
    Do as Zacchaeus; Luke19 Get to know the Lord better by reading your Bible an average of 5 days/week about 20 Min. Before you start reading, ask him to reveal himself to you You will know how much God really loves you, be healed and empowered to fulfill his purpose for your life - Philipians 2:13 . Meet at a church. Hebrew 10:25
  • Mim
    peter ndubusi the best place to start is to pray to God in the Name of Jesus to lead you and ask Him what you should do. Roman 3:23 tells us we all fall short of the Glory so nobody is perfect, As Christians we fall . we pray for forgiveness. we pray for strength to resist temptation we try to do what Jesus said and live by the ten commandments.Trust in God for everything Talk to God ,
  • Karen Moore
    I can't get into my email,but,tithing is food,not-money

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