Proverbs 3:27

“Withhold not good from them to whom it is due, when it is in the power of thine hand to do it.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Proverbs 3:27

Withhold not good from them to whom it is due, when it is in the power of thine hand to doe it.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Do not withhold good from those to whom it is due, When it is in your power to do {it.}
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Withhold not good from them to whom it is due, When it is in the power of thy hand to do it.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Do not keep back good from those who have a right to it, when it is in the power of your hand to do it.
- Basic English Bible

Withhold not good from them to whom it is due, when it is in the power of thy hand to do it.
- Darby Bible

Withhold not good from them to whom it is due, when it is in the power of thy hand to do it.
- Webster's Bible

Don't withhold good from those to whom it is due, when it is in the power of your hand to do it.
- World English Bible

Withhold not good from its owners, When thy hand [is] toward God to do [it].
- Youngs Literal Bible

Withhold not good from him to whom it is due, when it is in the power of thy hand to do it.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Proverbs 3:27

Wesley's Notes for Proverbs 3:27


3:27 With - hold not - Do not deny it, but readily and chearfuly impart it. Good - Any thing which is good, either counsel, comfort, reproof, or the good things of the present life. Due - That is, to all men, by that great and sovereign law of love.


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