Proverbs 25:22

“For thou shalt heap coals of fire upon his head, and the LORD shall reward thee.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

For thou shalt heape coales of fire vpon his head, and the Lord shall reward thee.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

For you will heap burning coals on his head, And the LORD will reward you.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

For thou wilt heap coals of fire upon his head, And Jehovah will reward thee.
- American Standard Version (1901)

For so you will put coals of fire on his head, and the Lord will give you your reward.
- Basic English Bible

for thou shalt heap coals of fire upon his head, and Jehovah shall reward thee.
- Darby Bible

For thou shalt heap coals of fire upon his head, and the LORD will reward thee.
- Webster's Bible

for you will heap coals of fire on his head, and Yahweh will reward you.
- World English Bible

For coals thou art putting on his head, And Jehovah giveth recompense to thee.
- Youngs Literal Bible

For thou wilt heap coals of fire upon his head, and the LORD will reward thee.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Proverbs 25:22


25:22 For - In so doing, which words are expressed #Rom 12:20|, where this text is quoted. Thou shalt melt him into repentance, and love.


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