18 The greater you become, the more humble you should be; then the Lord will be pleased with you. 1

References for Ben Sira 3:18

    • 8 3:18 - 3.18 Phil 2.3.
    • b 3:18 - [Some Greek manuscripts add verse 19:] Many are exalted and esteemed, but God's secrets are revealed to the humble; [Hebrew:] God's mercy is great, and he reveals his secrets to those who are humble.