New American Standard Bible
The rich and the poor have a common bond, The LORD is the maker of them all.
King James Bible
The rich and poor meet together: the LORD is the maker of them all.
Darby Bible Translation
The rich and poor meet together; Jehovah is the maker of them all.
World English Bible
The rich and the poor have this in common: Yahweh is the maker of them all.
Young's Literal Translation
Rich and poor have met together, The Maker of them all is Jehovah.
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CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
Compare the margin reference. Another recognition of the oneness of a common humanity, overriding all distinctions of rank.
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
"Did not He who made me in the womb make him, And the same one fashion us in the womb?
He who oppresses the poor taunts his Maker, But he who is gracious to the needy honors Him.
The poor man and the oppressor have this in common: The LORD gives light to the eyes of both.
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