Parallel Verses

Holman Bible

He distributes freely to the poor;
his righteousness endures forever.
His horn will be exalted in honor.

New American Standard Bible

He has given freely to the poor, His righteousness endures forever; His horn will be exalted in honor.

King James Version

He hath dispersed, he hath given to the poor; his righteousness endureth for ever; his horn shall be exalted with honour.

International Standard Version

He gives generously to the poor; his righteousness endures forever; his horn is exalted in honor.

A Conservative Version

He has scattered, he has given to the poor. His righteousness endures forever. His horn shall be exalted with honor.

American Standard Version

He hath dispersed, he hath given to the needy; His righteousness endureth for ever: His horn shall be exalted with honor.

Amplified

He has distributed freely [he has given to the poor and needy]; his righteousness (uprightness and right standing with God) endures forever; his horn shall be exalted in honor.

Bible in Basic English

He has given with open hands to the poor; his righteousness is for ever; his horn will be lifted up with honour.

Darby Translation

He scattereth abroad, he giveth to the needy; his righteousness abideth for ever: his horn shall be exalted with honour.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Pe He has dispersed; he has given to the poor; Tzaddi his righteousness endures for ever; Koph his horn shall be exalted in glory.

Julia Smith Translation

He scattered, he gave to the needy; his justice stands forever; his horn shall be exalted in glory.

King James 2000

He has dispersed, he has given to the poor; his righteousness endures forever; his strength shall be exalted with honor.

Lexham Expanded Bible

{He gives lavishly} to the needy; his righteousness endures forever. His horn rises high in honor.

Modern King James verseion

He has scattered abroad; he has given to the poor; his righteousness endures forever; his horn shall be lifted up with honor.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

He hath dispersed abroad, and given to the poor, his righteousness remaineth for ever; his horn shall be exalted with honor.

NET Bible

He generously gives to the needy; his integrity endures. He will be vindicated and honored.

New Heart English Bible

He has dispersed, he has given to the poor. His righteousness endures forever. His horn will be exalted with honor.

The Emphasized Bible

He hath scattered abroad, he hath given to the needy, His righteousness, standeth for aye, His horn, shall be exalted in honour.

Webster

He hath dispersed, he hath given to the poor; his righteousness endureth for ever; his horn shall be exalted with honor.

World English Bible

He has dispersed, he has given to the poor. His righteousness endures forever. His horn will be exalted with honor.

Youngs Literal Translation

He hath scattered -- hath given to the needy, His righteousness is standing for ever, His horn is exalted with honour.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
פּזר 
Pazar 
Usage: 10

he hath given
נתן 
Nathan 
Usage: 2011

to the poor
H34
אביון 
'ebyown 
Usage: 61

קרן 
Qeren 
Usage: 76

רוּם 
Ruwm 
Usage: 189

References

Easton

Fausets

Hastings

Morish

Smith

Context Readings

The Path Of The Righteous And The Path Of The Wicked

8 His heart is assured; he will not fear.
In the end he will look in triumph on his foes.
9 He distributes freely to the poor;
his righteousness endures forever.
His horn will be exalted in honor.
10 The wicked man will see it and be angry;
he will gnash his teeth in despair.
The desire of the wicked man will come to nothing.


Cross References

Psalm 75:10

“I will cut off all the horns of the wicked,
but the horns of the righteous will be lifted up.”

Psalm 92:10

You have lifted up my horn
like that of a wild ox;
I have been anointed with oil.

Deuteronomy 15:11

For there will never cease to be poor people in the land; that is why I am commanding you, ‘You must willingly open your hand to your afflicted and poor brother in your land.’

Deuteronomy 24:13

Be sure to return it to him at sunset. Then he will sleep in it and bless you, and this will be counted as righteousness to you before the Lord your God.

1 Samuel 2:1

Hannah prayed:My heart rejoices in the Lord;
my horn is lifted up by the Lord.
My mouth boasts over my enemies,
because I rejoice in Your salvation.

1 Samuel 2:30

“Therefore, this is the declaration of the Lord, the God of Israel:‘Although I said
your family and your ancestral house
would walk before Me forever,
the Lord now says, “No longer!”
I will honor those who honor Me,
but those who despise Me will be disgraced.

Psalm 112:3

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

Proverbs 11:24-25

One person gives freely,
yet gains more;
another withholds what is right,
only to become poor.

Proverbs 19:17

Kindness to the poor is a loan to the Lord,
and He will give a reward to the lender.

Ecclesiastes 11:1-2

Send your bread on the surface of the waters,
for after many days you may find it.

Ecclesiastes 11:6

In the morning sow your seed,
and at evening do not let your hand rest,
because you don’t know which will succeed,
whether one or the other,
or if both of them will be equally good.

Isaiah 32:8

But a noble person plans noble things;
he stands up for noble causes.

Isaiah 58:7

Is it not to share your bread with the hungry,
to bring the poor and homeless into your house,
to clothe the naked when you see him,
and not to ignore your own flesh and blood?

Isaiah 58:10

and if you offer yourself to the hungry,
and satisfy the afflicted one,
then your light will shine in the darkness,
and your night will be like noonday.

Matthew 6:4

so that your giving may be in secret. And your Father who sees in secret will reward you.

Mark 14:7

You always have the poor with you, and you can do what is good for them whenever you want, but you do not always have Me.

Luke 11:41

But give from what is within to the poor, and then everything is clean for you.

Luke 12:33

Sell your possessions and give to the poor. Make money-bags for yourselves that won’t grow old, an inexhaustible treasure in heaven, where no thief comes near and no moth destroys.

Luke 14:12-14

He also said to the one who had invited Him, “When you give a lunch or a dinner, don’t invite your friends, your brothers, your relatives, or your rich neighbors, because they might invite you back, and you would be repaid.

Luke 16:9

And I tell you, make friends for yourselves by means of the unrighteous money so that when it fails, they may welcome you into eternal dwellings.

Luke 18:22

When Jesus heard this, He told him, “You still lack one thing: Sell all that you have and distribute it to the poor, and you will have treasure in heaven. Then come, follow Me.”

John 13:29

Since Judas kept the money-bag, some thought that Jesus was telling him, “Buy what we need for the festival,” or that he should give something to the poor.

Acts 4:35

and laid them at the apostles’ feet. This was then distributed for each person’s basic needs.

Acts 20:35

In every way I’ve shown you that by laboring like this, it is necessary to help the weak and to keep in mind the words of the Lord Jesus, for He said, ‘It is more blessed to give than to receive.’

Romans 12:13

Share with the saints in their needs; pursue hospitality.

2 Corinthians 8:9

For you know the grace of our Lord Jesus Christ: Though He was rich, for your sake He became poor, so that by His poverty you might become rich.

2 Corinthians 9:9-15

As it is written:He scattered;
He gave to the poor;
His righteousness endures forever.

1 Timothy 6:18

Instruct them to do what is good, to be rich in good works, to be generous, willing to share,

Hebrews 6:10

For God is not unjust; He will not forget your work and the love you showed for His name when you served the saints—and you continue to serve them.

Hebrews 13:16

Don’t neglect to do what is good and to share, for God is pleased with such sacrifices.

James 2:15-16

If a brother or sister is without clothes and lacks daily food

1 John 3:16-18

This is how we have come to know love: He laid down His life for us. We should also lay down our lives for our brothers.

Revelation 22:11

Let the unrighteous go on in unrighteousness; let the filthy go on being made filthy; let the righteous go on in righteousness; and let the holy go on being made holy.”

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