Proverbs 3:4

“So shalt thou find favour and good understanding in the sight of God and man.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

So shalt thou find fauour, and good vnderstanding in the sight of God, and man.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

So you will find favor and good repute In the sight of God and man.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

So shalt thou find favor and good understanding In the sight of God and man.
- American Standard Version (1901)

So you will have grace and a good name in the eyes of God and men.
- Basic English Bible

and thou shalt find favour and good understanding in the sight of God and man.
- Darby Bible

So shalt thou find favor and good understanding in the sight of God and man.
- Webster's Bible

So you will find favor, and good understanding in the sight of God and man.
- World English Bible

And find grace and good understanding In the eyes of God and man.
- Youngs Literal Bible

So shalt thou find grace and good favour in the sight of God and man.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Proverbs 3:4


3:4 Understanding - Whereby to know thy duty, and to discern between good and evil. Of God - Grace or favour with God, and that understanding which is good in God's sight.


Discussion for Proverbs 3

  • Steve morrow
    PROVERBS 3:5 TRUST IN THE LORD WITH ALL THINE HEART AND LEAN NOT UNTO THINE OWN UNDERSTANDING 3:6 BE NOT WISE IN THINE OWN EYES FEAR THE LORD AND DEPART FROM EVIL ******JOHN 15:14 YOU ARE MY FRIENDS --- IF --- YOU DO WHATSOEVER I COMMAND YOU
  • Kenneth
    Proverbs 3 in is the basic outline on how to live life in every area and be in favor with God.
  • Lit santor
    Chapter 3:5 the first fruit of thy income believe in here , you will have the abundant blessing because HE promise that
    And thru your faith share it to readers I help from our Lord,a blessing that continue thru all the years as well as to your
    Children and most of all to those who trust and obey
  • Wayne
    Going along with vv. 8-9, Matt. 6:33. But seek ye first the kingdom of God, AND HIS RIGHTIOUSNESS, and all these things shall be added unto you. When giving tithes and offerings, unto the Lord, if in your heart you are so disposed, please make a way, Lord, for the increase in giving. Cheerful giving. And He will make the way, out of His abundance! His grace is sufficient for us. BELIEVE!!
  • Gary Barr
    It's the most beautiful thing there is!!!!!!
  • Steve morrow
    3:5 trust in the LORD with all thine heart and lean not unto thine own understanding john 14:13
    and whatsoever you shall ask in MY name that will I do that the FATHER may be glorified in the SON 14:14 if you shall ask any thing in MY name I will do it 1 john 5:14 AND THIS IS THE CONFIDENCE THAT WE HAVE IN HIM THAT IF WE ASK ANYTHING ACCORDING TO HIS WILL HE HEARETH US

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