Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

Riches and honor are with me,
Enduring wealth and righteousness.

King James Version

Riches and honour are with me; yea, durable riches and righteousness.

Holman Bible

With me are riches and honor,
lasting wealth and righteousness.

International Standard Version

Wealth and honor accompany me, as do enduring wealth and righteousness.

A Conservative Version

Riches and honor are with me, durable wealth and righteousness.

American Standard Version

Riches and honor are with me; Yea , durable wealth and righteousness.


“Riches and honor are with me,
Enduring wealth and righteousness (right standing with God).

Bible in Basic English

Wealth and honour are in my hands, even wealth without equal and righteousness.

Darby Translation

Riches and honour are with me; durable wealth and righteousness.

Julia Smith Translation

Riches and honor are with me; splendid riches and justice.

King James 2000

Riches and honor are with me; yea, durable riches and righteousness.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Fortune and glory [are] with me, enduring wealth and righteousness.

Modern King James verseion

Riches and honor are with me; enduring riches and righteousness.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Riches and honour are with me; yea, excellent goods and righteousness.

NET Bible

Riches and honor are with me, long-lasting wealth and righteousness.

New Heart English Bible

With me are riches, honor, enduring wealth, and prosperity.

The Emphasized Bible

Riches and honour, are with me, lordly wealth, and righteousness;


Riches and honor are with me; durable riches and righteousness.

World English Bible

With me are riches, honor, enduring wealth, and prosperity.

Youngs Literal Translation

Wealth and honour are with me, Lasting substance and righteousness.


Root Form
Usage: 37

and honour
כּבד כּבוד 
Usage: 200

are with me yea, durable
Usage: 1

Usage: 26

Context Readings

Wisdom Calls

17 “I love those who love me;
And those who diligently seek me will find me.
18 Riches and honor are with me,
Enduring wealth and righteousness.
19 “My fruit is better than gold, even pure gold,
And my yield better than choicest silver.

Cross References

Proverbs 3:16

Long life is in her right hand;
In her left hand are riches and honor.

Matthew 6:33

But seek first His kingdom and His righteousness, and all these things will be added to you.

Ephesians 3:8

To me, the very least of all saints, this grace was given, to preach to the Gentiles the unfathomable riches of Christ,

Psalm 36:6

Your righteousness is like the mountains of God;
Your judgments are like a great deep.
O Lord, You preserve man and beast.

Psalm 112:3

Wealth and riches are in his house,
And his righteousness endures forever.

Proverbs 4:7-9

The beginning of wisdom is: Acquire wisdom;
And with all your acquiring, get understanding.

Proverbs 11:4

Riches do not profit in the day of wrath,
But righteousness delivers from death.

Ecclesiastes 5:14-16

When those riches were lost through a bad investment and he had fathered a son, then there was nothing to support him.

Matthew 6:19-20

Do not store up for yourselves treasures on earth, where moth and rust destroy, and where thieves break in and steal.

Luke 10:42

but only one thing is necessary, for Mary has chosen the good part, which shall not be taken away from her.”

Luke 12:20-21

But God said to him, ‘You fool! This very night your soul is required of you; and now who will own what you have prepared?’

Luke 12:33

Sell your possessions and give to charity; make yourselves money belts which do not wear out, an unfailing treasure in heaven, where no thief comes near nor moth destroys.

Luke 16:11-12

Therefore if you have not been faithful in the use of unrighteous wealth, who will entrust the true riches to you?

2 Corinthians 6:10

as sorrowful yet always rejoicing, as poor yet making many rich, as having nothing yet possessing all things.

Philippians 3:8-9

More than that, I count all things to be loss in view of the surpassing value of knowing Christ Jesus my Lord, for whom I have suffered the loss of all things, and count them but rubbish so that I may gain Christ,

Philippians 4:19

And my God will supply all your needs according to His riches in glory in Christ Jesus.

1 Timothy 6:17-19

Instruct those who are rich in this present world not to be conceited or to fix their hope on the uncertainty of riches, but on God, who richly supplies us with all things to enjoy.

James 2:5

Listen, my beloved brethren: did not God choose the poor of this world to be rich in faith and heirs of the kingdom which He promised to those who love Him?

James 5:1-3

Come now, you rich, weep and howl for your miseries which are coming upon you.

Revelation 3:18

I advise you to buy from Me gold refined by fire so that you may become rich, and white garments so that you may clothe yourself, and that the shame of your nakedness will not be revealed; and eye salve to anoint your eyes so that you may see.

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