Proverbs 20:12

“The hearing ear, and the seeing eye, the LORD hath made even both of them.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Proverbs 20:12

The hearing eare, and the seeing eye, the Lord hath made euen both of them.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

The hearing ear and the seeing eye, The LORD has made both of them.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

The hearing ear, and the seeing eye, Jehovah hath made even both of them.
- American Standard Version (1901)

The hearing ear and the seeing eye are equally the Lord's work.
- Basic English Bible

The hearing ear, and the seeing eye, Jehovah hath made even both of them.
- Darby Bible

The hearing ear, and the seeing eye, the LORD hath made even both of them.
- Webster's Bible

The hearing ear, and the seeing eye, Yahweh has made even both of them.
- World English Bible

A hearing ear, and a seeing eye, Jehovah hath made even both of them.
- Youngs Literal Bible

The hearing ear, and the seeing eye, the LORD hath made even both of them.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Proverbs 20:12

Wesley's Notes for Proverbs 20:12


20:10 Divers - One greater for shew and one lesser for use.

20:11 Is known - The future disposition of a man may be probably conjectured from his childish manners.

20:13 Open - Shake off sloth and betake thyself to thy employment with diligence and vigour.


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