Parallel Verses

King James 2000

Commit your works unto the LORD, and your thoughts shall be established.

New American Standard Bible

Commit your works to the LORD And your plans will be established.

King James Version

Commit thy works unto the LORD, and thy thoughts shall be established.

Holman Bible

Commit your activities to the Lord,
and your plans will be achieved.

International Standard Version

Entrust your work to the LORD, and your planning will succeed.

A Conservative Version

Commit thy works to LORD, and thy purposes shall be established.

American Standard Version

Commit thy works unto Jehovah, And thy purposes shall be established.

Amplified

Roll your works upon the Lord [commit and trust them wholly to Him; He will cause your thoughts to become agreeable to His will, and] so shall your plans be established and succeed.

Bible in Basic English

Put your works into the hands of the Lord, and your purposes will be made certain.

Darby Translation

Commit thy works unto Jehovah, and thy thoughts shall be established.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Commit thy works unto the LORD, and thy thoughts shall be established.

Julia Smith Translation

Roll to Jehovah thy works, and thy purposes shall be established.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Commit your work to Yahweh, and your plans will be established.

Modern King James verseion

Roll your works upon Jehovah, and your thoughts shall be established.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Commit thy works unto the LORD, and look: what thou devisest, it shall prosper.

NET Bible

Commit your works to the Lord, and your plans will be established.

New Heart English Bible

Commit your deeds to the LORD, and your plans shall succeed.

The Emphasized Bible

Roll, upon Yahweh, thy doings, that thy plans, may be established.

Webster

Commit thy works to the LORD, and thy thoughts shall be established.

World English Bible

Commit your deeds to Yahweh, and your plans shall succeed.

Youngs Literal Translation

Roll unto Jehovah thy works, And established are thy purposes,

Verse Picture

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
גּלל 
Galal 
Usage: 18

מעשׂה 
Ma`aseh 
Usage: 234

unto the Lord

Usage: 0

מחשׁבת מחשׁבה 
Machashabah 
Usage: 56

Devotionals

Devotionals about Proverbs 16:3

Images Proverbs 16:3

Context Readings

Proverbs Of Solomon

2 All the ways of a man are clean in his own eyes; but the LORD weighs the spirits. 3 Commit your works unto the LORD, and your thoughts shall be established. 4 The LORD has made all things for himself: yea, even the wicked for the day of evil.



Cross References

Psalm 55:22

Cast your burden upon the LORD, and he shall sustain you: he shall never permit the righteous to be moved.

1 Peter 5:7

Casting all your care upon him; for he cares for you.

Proverbs 3:6

In all your ways acknowledge him, and he shall direct your paths.

Luke 12:22

And he said unto his disciples, Therefore I say unto you, Take no thought for your life, what you shall eat; neither for the body, what you shall put on.

Philippians 4:6

Be anxious for nothing; but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known unto God.

Job 22:28

You shall also decree a thing, and it shall be established for you: and the light shall shine upon your ways.

Psalm 37:4-5

Delight yourself also in the LORD; and he shall give you the desires of your heart.

Isaiah 7:5-7

Because Syria, Ephraim, and the son of Remaliah, have taken evil counsel against you, saying,

Matthew 6:25-34

Therefore I say unto you, Take no thought for your life, what you shall eat, or what you shall drink; nor yet for your body, what you shall put on. Is not life more than food, and the body than clothing?

Job 5:8

I would seek unto God, and unto God would I commit my cause:

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