New International Version
Wealth and riches are in their houses, and their righteousness endures forever.
King James Bible
Wealth and riches shall be in his house: and his righteousness endureth for ever.
Darby Bible Translation
Wealth and riches [shall be] in his house; and his righteousness abideth for ever.
World English Bible
Wealth and riches are in his house. His righteousness endures forever.
Young's Literal Translation
Wealth and riches are in his house, And his righteousness is standing for ever.
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Wealth and riches shall be in his house - This is often the case: a godly man must save both time and money. Before he was converted he lost much time, and squandered his money. All this he now saves, and therefore wealth and riches must be in his house; and if he do not distribute to the necessities of the poor, they will continue to accumulate till they be his curse; or God will, by his providence, sweep them away. Both צדקה tsedakah and δικαιοσυνη are often used to signify, not only justice and righteousness, but also beneficence and almsgiving; and this is most probably the meaning here. See Psalm 112:9.
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LibraryLetter viii (Circa A. D. 1130) to Gilbert, Bishop of London, Universal Doctor
To Gilbert, Bishop of London, Universal Doctor He praises Gilbert, who practised poverty in the station of Bishop. The report of your conduct has spread far and wide, and has given to those whom it has reached an odour of great sweetness. The love of riches is extinct; what sweetness results! charity reigns; what a delight to all! All recognise you for a truly wise man, who has trodden under foot the great enemy with true wisdom; and this is most worthy of your name and of your priesthood. It was …
Saint Bernard of Clairvaux—Some Letters of Saint Bernard, Abbot of Clairvaux
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Glorious and majestic are his deeds, and his righteousness endures forever.
Long life is in her right hand; in her left hand are riches and honor.
With me are riches and honor, enduring wealth and prosperity.
The wise store up choice food and olive oil, but fools gulp theirs down.
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