New Living Translation
She extends a helping hand to the poor and opens her arms to the needy.
King James Bible
She stretcheth out her hand to the poor; yea, she reacheth forth her hands to the needy.
Darby Bible Translation
She stretcheth out her hand to the afflicted, and she reacheth forth her hands to the needy.
World English Bible
She opens her arms to the poor; yes, she extends her hands to the needy.
Young's Literal Translation
Her hand she hath spread forth to the poor, Yea, her hands she sent forth to the needy.
Proverbs 31:20 Parallel
CommentaryProverbs 31:20 Parallel Commentaries
When God's people are in need, be ready to help them. Always be eager to practice hospitality.
If you are a thief, quit stealing. Instead, use your hands for good hard work, and then give generously to others in need.
There will always be some in the land who are poor. That is why I am commanding you to share freely with the poor and with other Israelites in need.
"Have I refused to help the poor, or crushed the hopes of widows?
Blessed are those who are generous, because they feed the poor.
Her hands are busy spinning thread, her fingers twisting fiber.
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