Proverbs 22:21

“That I might make thee know the certainty of the words of truth; that thou mightest answer the words of truth to them that send unto thee?”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

That I might make thee knowe the certainty of the words of truth; that thou mightest answere the words of trueth to them that send vnto thee?
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

To make you know the certainty of the words of truth That you may correctly answer him who sent you?
- New American Standard Version (1995)

To make thee know the certainty of the words of truth, That thou mayest carry back words of truth to them that send thee?
- American Standard Version (1901)

To make you see how certain are true words, so that you may give a true answer to those who put questions to you?
- Basic English Bible

that I might make thee know the certainty of the words of truth; that thou mightest carry back words of truth to them that send thee?
- Darby Bible

That I might make thee know the certainty of the words of truth; that thou mightest answer the words of truth to them that send to thee?
- Webster's Bible

To teach you truth, reliable words, to give sound answers to the ones who sent you?
- World English Bible

To cause thee to know the certainty of sayings of truth, To return sayings of truth to those sending thee.
- Youngs Literal Bible

That I might make thee know the certainty of the words of truth, that thou mightest bring back words of truth to them that send thee?
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Proverbs 22:21


22:21 Answer - That thou mayst be able to give solid, and satisfactory answers.


Discussion for Proverbs 22:21

  • Sam. gaea for verse 21
    I receive wisdom to understand the Truth of the word of God so I can give an answer to an inquiring soul. Maybe to an unbeliever to help him or her see the truth of the
    Light.

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