New American Standard Bible
He who is generous will be blessed, For he gives some of his food to the poor.
King James Bible
He that hath a bountiful eye shall be blessed; for he giveth of his bread to the poor.
Darby Bible Translation
He that hath a bountiful eye shall be blessed, for he giveth of his bread to the poor.
World English Bible
He who has a generous eye will be blessed; for he shares his food with the poor.
Young's Literal Translation
The good of eye -- he is blessed, For he hath given of his bread to the poor.
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CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
He that hath a bountiful eye - literally, as in the margin, contrasted with the "evil eye" of Proverbs 28:22.
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
"But when you give a reception, invite the poor, the crippled, the lame, the blind,
2 Corinthians 9:6
Now this I say, he who sows sparingly will also reap sparingly, and he who sows bountifully will also reap bountifully.
"You shall generously give to him, and your heart shall not be grieved when you give to him, because for this thing the LORD your God will bless you in all your work and in all your undertakings.
One who is gracious to a poor man lends to the LORD, And He will repay him for his good deed.
She extends her hand to the poor, And she stretches out her hands to the needy.
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