Proverbs 3:34

“Surely he scorneth the scorners: but he giveth grace unto the lowly.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Proverbs 3:34

Surely he scorneth the scorners: but he giueth grace vnto the lowly.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Though He scoffs at the scoffers, Yet He gives grace to the afflicted.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Surely he scoffeth at the scoffers; But he giveth grace unto the lowly.
- American Standard Version (1901)

He makes sport of the men of pride, but he gives grace to the gentle-hearted.
- Basic English Bible

He indeed scorneth the scorners; but he giveth grace unto the lowly.
- Darby Bible

Surely he scorneth the scorners: but he giveth grace to the lowly.
- Webster's Bible

Surely he mocks the mockers, but he gives grace to the humble.
- World English Bible

If the scorners He doth scorn, Yet to the humble He doth give grace.
- Youngs Literal Bible

If it concerneth the scorners, He scorneth them, but unto the humble He giveth grace.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Proverbs 3:34

Wesley's Notes for Proverbs 3:34


3:32 Abomination - Therefore sooner or later he must be miserable. The righteous - They are God's friends, to whom he imparts the favours and comforts to which other men are strangers.

3:33 The house - Not only upon his own person, but also upon his posterity.

3:35 Shame - Instead of that glory which they seek.


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