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Proverbs 3:27-28 English Standard Version (ESV)

27 Do not withhold good from those to whom it is due,[a]
    when it is in your power to do it.

28 Do not say to your neighbor, “Go, and come again,
    tomorrow I will give it”—when you have it with you.

Footnotes:

  1. Proverbs 3:27 Hebrew Do not withhold good from its owners
English Standard Version (ESV)

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Proverbs 3:27-28 New International Version (NIV)

27 Do not withhold good from those to whom it is due,
    when it is in your power to act.
28 Do not say to your neighbor,
    “Come back tomorrow and I’ll give it to you”—
    when you already have it with you.

New International Version (NIV)

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Proverbs 11:24-26 English Standard Version (ESV)

24 One gives freely, yet grows all the richer;
    another withholds what he should give, and only suffers want.
25 Whoever brings blessing will be enriched,
    and one who waters will himself be watered.
26 The people curse him who holds back grain,
    but a blessing is on the head of him who sells it.

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Proverbs 11:24-26 New International Version (NIV)

24 One person gives freely, yet gains even more;
    another withholds unduly, but comes to poverty.

25 A generous person will prosper;
    whoever refreshes others will be refreshed.

26 People curse the one who hoards grain,
    but they pray God’s blessing on the one who is willing to sell.

New International Version (NIV)

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Proverbs 13:22 English Standard Version (ESV)

22 A good man leaves an inheritance to his children's children,
    but the sinner's wealth is laid up for the righteous.

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Proverbs 13:22 New International Version (NIV)

22 A good person leaves an inheritance for their children’s children,
    but a sinner’s wealth is stored up for the righteous.

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Proverbs 14:21 English Standard Version (ESV)

21 Whoever despises his neighbor is a sinner,
    but blessed is he who is generous to the poor.

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Proverbs 14:21 New International Version (NIV)

21 It is a sin to despise one’s neighbor,
    but blessed is the one who is kind to the needy.

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Proverbs 18:16 English Standard Version (ESV)

16 A man's gift makes room for him
    and brings him before the great.

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Proverbs 18:16 New International Version (NIV)

16 A gift opens the way
    and ushers the giver into the presence of the great.

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Proverbs 19:17 English Standard Version (ESV)

17 Whoever is generous to the poor lends to the Lord,
    and he will repay him for his deed.

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Proverbs 19:17 New International Version (NIV)

17 Whoever is kind to the poor lends to the Lord,
    and he will reward them for what they have done.

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Proverbs 21:13 English Standard Version (ESV)

13 Whoever closes his ear to the cry of the poor
    will himself call out and not be answered.

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Proverbs 21:13 New International Version (NIV)

13 Whoever shuts their ears to the cry of the poor
    will also cry out and not be answered.

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Proverbs 22:9 English Standard Version (ESV)

Whoever has a bountiful[a] eye will be blessed,
    for he shares his bread with the poor.

Footnotes:

  1. Proverbs 22:9 Hebrew good
English Standard Version (ESV)

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Proverbs 22:9 New International Version (NIV)

The generous will themselves be blessed,
    for they share their food with the poor.

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Proverbs 25:14 English Standard Version (ESV)

14 Like clouds and wind without rain
    is a man who boasts of a gift he does not give.

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Proverbs 25:14 New International Version (NIV)

14 Like clouds and wind without rain
    is one who boasts of gifts never given.

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Proverbs 28:27 English Standard Version (ESV)

27 Whoever gives to the poor will not want,
    but he who hides his eyes will get many a curse.

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Proverbs 28:27 New International Version (NIV)

27 Those who give to the poor will lack nothing,
    but those who close their eyes to them receive many curses.

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