Proverbs 16:33

“The lot is cast into the lap; but the whole disposing thereof is of the LORD.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Proverbs 16:33

The lot is cast into the lap: but the whole disposing thereof is of the Lord.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

The lot is cast into the lap, But its every decision is from the LORD.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

The lot is cast into the lap; But the whole disposing thereof is of Jehovah.
- American Standard Version (1901)

A thing may be put to the decision of chance, but it comes about through the Lord.
- Basic English Bible

The lot is cast into the lap; but the whole decision is of Jehovah.
- Darby Bible

The lot is cast into the lap: but the whole disposing of it is from the LORD.
- Webster's Bible

The lot is cast into the lap, but its every decision is from Yahweh.
- World English Bible

Into the centre is the lot cast, And from Jehovah [is] all its judgment!
- Youngs Literal Bible

The lot is cast into the lap; but the whole disposing thereof is of the LORD.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Proverbs 16:33

Wesley's Notes for Proverbs 16:33


16:33 The lot - As the ancient practice was in deciding doubtful things. The event of which though casual to men, is directed by God's providence.


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