New American Standard Bible
A just balance and scales belong to the LORD; All the weights of the bag are His concern.
King James Bible
A just weight and balance are the LORD'S: all the weights of the bag are his work.
Darby Bible Translation
The just balance and scales are Jehovah's; all the weights of the bag are his work.
World English Bible
Honest balances and scales are Yahweh's; all the weights in the bag are his work.
Young's Literal Translation
A just beam and balances are Jehovah's, His work are all the stones of the bag.
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CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
See Proverbs 11:1 note. People are not to think that trade lies outside the divine law. God has commanded there also all that belongs to truth and right.
LibraryApril 17. "He that Ruleth his Spirit is Better than He that Taketh a City" (Prov. xvi. 32).
"He that ruleth his spirit is better than he that taketh a city" (Prov. xvi. 32). Temperance is true self-government. It involves the grace of self-denial and the spirit of a sound mind. It is that poise of spirit that holds us quiet, self-possessed, recollected, deliberate, and subject ever to the voice of God and the conviction of duty in every step we take. Many persons have not that poise and recollected spirit. They are drifting at the impulse of their own impressions, moods, the influence of …
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A false balance is an abomination to the LORD, But a just weight is His delight.
"You shall have just balances, a just ephah and a just bath.
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