Proverbs 3:8

“It shall be health to thy navel, and marrow to thy bones.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

It shalbe health to thy nauill, and marrow to thy bones.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

It will be healing to your body And refreshment to your bones.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

It will be health to thy navel, And marrow to thy bones.
- American Standard Version (1901)

This will give strength to your flesh, and new life to your bones.
- Basic English Bible

it shall be health for thy navel, and moisture for thy bones.
- Darby Bible

It shall be health to thy navel, and marrow to thy bones.
- Webster's Bible

It will be health to your body, and nourishment to your bones.
- World English Bible

Healing it is to thy navel, And moistening to thy bones.
- Youngs Literal Bible

It shall be health to thy navel, and marrow to thy bones.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Proverbs 3:8


3:8 Navel - To thy body, which is signified by one part of it. Marrow - Which is the nourishment and strength of the bones.


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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