Proverbs 3:27-35 CSB

Treat Others Fairly

27 When it is in your power,a don't withhold good from the one to whom it is due.

References for Proverbs 3:27

    • v 3:27 - Lit in the power of your hands
      28 Don't say to your neighbor, "Go away! Come back later. I'll give it tomorrow"-when it is there with you.
      29 Don't plan any harm against your neighbor, for he trusts you and lives near you.
      30 Don't accuse anyone without cause,b when he has done you no harm.

      References for Proverbs 3:30

          31 Don't envy a violent manc or choose any of his ways;

          References for Proverbs 3:31

            • x 3:31 - Pr 23:17; 24:1,19; Ps 37:1
              32 for the devious are detestable to the Lord, but He is a friendd to the upright.e

              References for Proverbs 3:32

                • y 3:32 - Or confidential counsel
                • z 3:32 - Pr 11:20; 12:22; 15:8-9
                  33 The Lord's curse is on the household of the wicked, but He blesses the home of the righteous;
                  34 He mocks those who mock, but gives grace to the humble.f

                  References for Proverbs 3:34

                    • { 3:34 - Jms 4:6; 1 Pt 5:5
                      35 The wise will inherit honor, but He holds up fools to dishonor.g

                      References for Proverbs 3:35

                        • | 3:35 - Or but haughty fools dishonor, or but fools exalt dishonor