New American Standard Bible
To make you know the certainty of the words of truth That you may correctly answer him who sent you?
King James Bible
That I might make thee know the certainty of the words of truth; that thou mightest answer the words of truth to them that send unto thee?
Darby Bible Translation
that I might make thee know the certainty of the words of truth; that thou mightest carry back words of truth to them that send thee?
World English Bible
To teach you truth, reliable words, to give sound answers to the ones who sent you?
Young's Literal Translation
To cause thee to know the certainty of sayings of truth, To return sayings of truth to those sending thee.
Proverbs 22:21 Parallel
CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
To them that send unto thee - Better as in the margin; compare Proverbs 10:26. The man who has learned the certainty of the words of truth will learn to observe it in all that men commit to him.
LibraryThe Formation of Habits.
School Sermon. Proverbs xxii. 6. "Train up a child in the way he should go, and when he is old he will not depart from it." INTRODUCTION.--There is a district, high up in the Black Forest, where the ground is full of springs. It is a plain some nine hundred feet above the sea. Thousands upon thousands of little springs gush out of the soil; you seem to be on the rose of a vast watering-can. Now, from this great source flow a good many rivers, and they flow in very different, nay, opposite directions. …
S. Baring-Gould—The Village Pulpit, Volume II. Trinity to Advent
He Accuses Abaelard for Preferring his Own Opinions and Even Fancies to the Unanimous Consent of the Fathers, Especially Where He Declares that Christ did Not
it seemed fitting for me as well, having investigated everything carefully from the beginning, to write it out for you in consecutive order, most excellent Theophilus;
so that you may know the exact truth about the things you have been taught.
1 Peter 3:15
but sanctify Christ as Lord in your hearts, always being ready to make a defense to everyone who asks you to give an account for the hope that is in you, yet with gentleness and reverence;
Like the cold of snow in the time of harvest Is a faithful messenger to those who send him, For he refreshes the soul of his masters.
The Preacher sought to find delightful words and to write words of truth correctly.
Jump to PreviousAnswers Carry Cause Certainty Correctly Mayest Mightest Ones Questions Reliable Right Sayings Sending Show Sound Teach Teaching True. Truth Words
Jump to NextAnswers Carry Cause Certainty Correctly Mayest Mightest Ones Questions Reliable Right Sayings Sending Show Sound Teach Teaching True. Truth Words
LinksProverbs 22:21 NIV
Proverbs 22:21 NLT
Proverbs 22:21 ESV
Proverbs 22:21 NASB
Proverbs 22:21 KJV
Proverbs 22:21 Bible Apps
Proverbs 22:21 Biblia Paralela
Proverbs 22:21 Chinese Bible
Proverbs 22:21 French Bible
Proverbs 22:21 German Bible
Proverbs 22:21 Commentaries