Loading…

Deuteronomy 15:11

11 For there will never cease to be poor people in the land; a that is why I am commanding you, ‘You must willingly open your hand to your afflicted and poor brother in your land.’

Read more



Deuteronomy 15:11 — The New International Version (NIV)

11 There will always be poor people in the land. Therefore I command you to be openhanded toward your fellow Israelites who are poor and needy in your land.

Deuteronomy 15:11 — English Standard Version (ESV)

11 For there will never cease to be poor in the land. Therefore I command you, ‘You shall open wide your hand to your brother, to the needy and to the poor, in your land.’

Deuteronomy 15:11 — King James Version (KJV 1900)

11 For the poor shall never cease out of the land: therefore I command thee, saying, Thou shalt open thine hand wide unto thy brother, to thy poor, and to thy needy, in thy land.

Deuteronomy 15:11 — New Living Translation (NLT)

11 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.

Deuteronomy 15:11 — The New King James Version (NKJV)

11 For the poor will never cease from the land; therefore I command you, saying, ‘You shall open your hand wide to your brother, to your poor and your needy, in your land.’

Deuteronomy 15:11 — New Century Version (NCV)

11 There will always be poor people in the land, so I command you to give freely to your neighbors and to the poor and needy in your land.

Deuteronomy 15:11 — American Standard Version (ASV)

11 For the poor will never cease out of the land: therefore I command thee, saying, Thou shalt surely open thy hand unto thy brother, to thy needy, and to thy poor, in thy land.

Deuteronomy 15:11 — 1890 Darby Bible (DARBY)

11 For the needy shall never cease from within the land; therefore I command thee, saying, Thou shalt open thy hand bountifully unto thy brother, to thy poor and to thy needy, in thy land.

Deuteronomy 15:11 — GOD’S WORD Translation (GW)

11 There will always be poor people in the land. That’s why I command you to be generous to other Israelites who are poor and needy. 

Deuteronomy 15:11 — The New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

11 Since there will never cease to be some in need on the earth, I therefore command you, “Open your hand to the poor and needy neighbor in your land.”

Deuteronomy 15:11 — The Lexham English Bible (LEB)

11 For the poor will not cease to be among you in the land; therefore I am commanding you, saying, ‘You shall willingly open your hand to your brother, to your needy and to your poor that are in your land.’

Deuteronomy 15:11 — New International Reader’s Version (1998) (NIrV)

11 There will always be poor people in the land. So I’m commanding you to give freely to those who are poor and needy in your land. Open your hands to them.

Deuteronomy 15:11 — New American Standard Bible: 1995 Update (NASB95)

11 “For the poor will never cease to be in the land; therefore I command you, saying, ‘You shall freely open your hand to your brother, to your needy and poor in your land.’