New Living Translation
No, from childhood I have cared for orphans like a father, and all my life I have cared for widows.
King James Bible
(For from my youth he was brought up with me, as with a father, and I have guided her from my mother's womb;)
Darby Bible Translation
(For from my youth he grew up with me as with a father, and I have guided the widow from my mother's womb;)
World English Bible
(no, from my youth he grew up with me as with a father, her have I guided from my mother's womb);
Young's Literal Translation
(But from my youth He grew up with me as with a father, And from the belly of my mother I am led.)
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
31:18 Youth - As soon as I was capable of managing mine own affairs. With me - Under my care. A father - With all the diligence and tenderness of a father. Her - The widow mentioned ver.16. From - From my tender years; ever since I was capable of discerning good and evil.
LibraryWhether one Can, Without a Mortal Sin, Deny the Truth which Would Lead to One's Condemnation?
Objection 1: It would seem one can, without a mortal sin, deny the truth which would lead to one's condemnation. For Chrysostom says (Hom. xxxi super Ep. ad Heb.): "I do not say that you should lay bare your guilt publicly, nor accuse yourself before others." Now if the accused were to confess the truth in court, he would lay bare his guilt and be his own accuser. Therefore he is not bound to tell the truth: and so he does not sin mortally if he tell a lie in court. Objection 2: Further, just as …
Saint Thomas Aquinas—Summa Theologica
The Advanced Christian Reminded of the Mercies of God, and Exhorted to the Exercise of Habitual Love to Him, and Joy in Him.
The Good Samaritan
Trials of the Christian
You must have sent widows away empty-handed and crushed the hopes of orphans.
Have I been stingy with my food and refused to share it with orphans?
Whenever I saw the homeless without clothes and the needy with nothing to wear,
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