Parallel Verses

Amplified

Lean on, trust in, and be confident in the Lord with all your heart and mind and do not rely on your own insight or understanding.

New American Standard Bible

Trust in the LORD with all your heart And do not lean on your own understanding.

King James Version

Trust in the LORD with all thine heart; and lean not unto thine own understanding.

Holman Bible

Trust in the Lord with all your heart,
and do not rely on your own understanding;

International Standard Version

Trust in the LORD with all your heart, and do not depend on your own understanding.

A Conservative Version

Trust in LORD with all thy heart, and lean not upon thine own understanding.

American Standard Version

Trust in Jehovah with all thy heart, And lean not upon thine own understanding:

Bible in Basic English

Put all your hope in God, not looking to your reason for support.

Darby Translation

Confide in Jehovah with all thy heart, and lean not unto thine own intelligence;

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Trust in the LORD with all thine heart and lean not unto thine own understanding.

Julia Smith Translation

Trust to Jehovah with all thy heart; and thou shalt not lean to thine understanding.

King James 2000

Trust in the LORD with all your heart; and lean not unto your own understanding.

Lexham Expanded Bible

{Trust Yahweh} with all your heart; do not lean toward your own understanding.

Modern King James verseion

Trust in Jehovah with all your heart, and lean not to your own understanding.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Put thy trust in the LORD with all thine heart, and lean not unto thine own understanding.

NET Bible

Trust in the Lord with all your heart, and do not rely on your own understanding.

New Heart English Bible

Trust in the LORD with all your heart, and do not lean on your own understanding.

The Emphasized Bible

Trust thou in Yahweh, with all thy heart, and, unto thine own understanding, do not lean:

Webster

Trust in the LORD with all thy heart; and lean not to thy own understanding.

World English Bible

Trust in Yahweh with all your heart, and don't lean on your own understanding.

Youngs Literal Translation

Trust unto Jehovah with all thy heart, And unto thine own understanding lean not.

Verse Picture

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
בּטח 
Batach 
Usage: 120

in the Lord

Usage: 0

and lean
שׁען 
Sha`an 
Usage: 22

Devotionals

Devotionals about Proverbs 3:5

Images Proverbs 3:5

Context Readings

Wisdom And Piety

4 So shall you find favor, good understanding, and high esteem in the sight [or judgment] of God and man. 5 Lean on, trust in, and be confident in the Lord with all your heart and mind and do not rely on your own insight or understanding. 6 In all your ways know, recognize, and acknowledge Him, and He will direct and make straight and plain your paths.


Cross References

Psalm 37:5

Commit your way to the Lord [roll and repose each care of your load on Him]; trust (lean on, rely on, and be confident) also in Him and He will bring it to pass.

Psalm 37:3

Trust (lean on, rely on, and be confident) in the Lord and do good; so shall you dwell in the land and feed surely on His faithfulness, and truly you shall be fed.

Jeremiah 17:7-8

[Most] blessed is the man who believes in, trusts in, and relies on the Lord, and whose hope and confidence the Lord is.

Proverbs 28:26

He who leans on, trusts in, and is confident of his own mind and heart is a [self-confident] fool, but he who walks in skillful and godly Wisdom shall be delivered.

Psalm 37:7

Be still and rest in the Lord; wait for Him and patiently lean yourself upon Him; fret not yourself because of him who prospers in his way, because of the man who brings wicked devices to pass.

Isaiah 12:2

Behold, God, my salvation! I will trust and not be afraid, for the Lord God is my strength and song; yes, He has become my salvation.

Psalm 62:8

Trust in, lean on, rely on, and have confidence in Him at all times, you people; pour out your hearts before Him. God is a refuge for us (a fortress and a high tower). Selah [pause, and calmly think of that]!

Psalm 146:3-5

Put not your trust in princes, in a son of man, in whom there is no help.

Jeremiah 10:23

O Lord [pleads Jeremiah in the name of the people], I know that [the determination of] the way of a man is not in himself; it is not in man [even in a strong man or in a man at his best] to direct his [own] steps.

Proverbs 3:7

Be not wise in your own eyes; reverently fear and worship the Lord and turn [entirely] away from evil.

Isaiah 26:3-4

You will guard him and keep him in perfect and constant peace whose mind [both its inclination and its character] is stayed on You, because he commits himself to You, leans on You, and hopes confidently in You.

Jeremiah 9:23

Thus says the Lord: Let not the wise and skillful person glory and boast in his wisdom and skill; let not the mighty and powerful person glory and boast in his strength and power; let not the person who is rich [in physical gratification and earthly wealth] glory and boast in his [temporal satisfactions and earthly] riches;

Romans 12:16

Live in harmony with one another; do not be haughty (snobbish, high-minded, exclusive), but readily adjust yourself to [people, things] and give yourselves to humble tasks. Never overestimate yourself or be wise in your own conceits.

Proverbs 22:19

So that your trust (belief, reliance, support, and confidence) may be in the Lord, I have made known these things to you today, even to you.

Psalm 115:9-11

O Israel, trust and take refuge in the Lord! [Lean on, rely on, and be confident in Him!] He is their Help and their Shield.

Psalm 125:1

Those who trust in, lean on, and confidently hope in the Lord are like Mount Zion, which cannot be moved but abides and stands fast forever.

Proverbs 23:4

Weary not yourself to be rich; cease from your own [human] wisdom.

1 Corinthians 3:18-20

Let no person deceive himself. If anyone among you supposes that he is wise in this age, let him become a fool [let him discard his worldly discernment and recognize himself as dull, stupid, and foolish, without true learning and scholarship], that he may become [really] wise.

1 Corinthians 8:1-2

Now about food offered to idols: of course we know that all of us possess knowledge [concerning these matters. Yet mere] knowledge causes people to be puffed up (to bear themselves loftily and be proud), but love (affection and goodwill and benevolence) edifies and builds up and encourages one to grow [to his full stature].

Ephesians 1:12

So that we who first hoped in Christ [who first put our confidence in Him have been destined and appointed to] live for the praise of His glory!

Job 13:15

[I do it because, though He slay me, yet will I wait for and trust Him and] behold, He will slay me; I have no hope -- "nevertheless, I will maintain and argue my ways before Him and even to His face.

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