Proverbs 3:6

“In all thy ways acknowledge him, and he shall direct thy paths.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

In all thy wayes acknowledge him, and he shall direct thy pathes.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

In all your ways acknowledge Him, And He will make your paths straight.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

In all thy ways acknowledge him, And he will direct thy paths.
- American Standard Version (1901)

In all your ways give ear to him, and he will make straight your footsteps.
- Basic English Bible

in all thy ways acknowledge him, and he will make plain thy paths.
- Darby Bible

In all thy ways acknowledge him, and he will direct thy paths.
- Webster's Bible

In all your ways acknowledge him, and he will make your paths straight.
- World English Bible

In all thy ways know thou Him, And He doth make straight thy paths.
- Youngs Literal Bible

In all thy ways acknowledge Him, and He will direct thy paths.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Discussion for Proverbs 3:6

  • Pastor Austin for verse 6
    It is all about letting God know your weaknesses and your trust and total dependence on Him to help you in all your ways. This scripture relates to psalm 32 8 where God promises to teach and instruct us on the way we should go and guide us with His own eyes.
  • Mrivers for verse 6
    Without acknowledging God in.all we do, we are guilty of performing dead works. Dead works are things we do without acknowledging the power of God as our source.Dead works are listed in the doctrine of Christ found in Hebrews 6:1. Our good works has 1 too many o's. With God we can do all things meaning we rest in recognizing the finished work of Jesus Christ.
  • MockingBird for verse 6
    As I acknowledge my Lord God in all that I put my hand unto : To recognize and make sure that the way I take will be the best way that He has ordered for me : To acknowledge that if it is the wrong way : To turn around and go the direction that he has mapped out for me.
  • Eva Petrus for verse 6
    Letting God know of your plans planned out for the next day enables you to let God help you in all that you need in this way you are telling him that you trust him and need him in every aspect of your life.
  • Cecilia for verse 6
    This scripture teaches and remind us that no matter what happens we must trust in our God and ourselves . And lean not to your own word
  • This scripture puts all everything into perspective. We are invaded by noise, muchness and hurryness that not acknowledging Him leave us helpless.