Cross-references Explore similar Bible verses on Proverbs 29:7 in English Standard Version "A righteous man knows the rights of the poor; a wicked man does not understand such knowledge." Job 29:16 I was a father to the needy, and I searched out the cause of him whom I did not know. Ps 41:1 To the choirmaster. A Psalm of David. Blessed is the one who considers the poor! In the day of trouble the Lord delivers him; Pr 28:27 Whoever gives to the poor will not want, but he who hides his eyes will get many a curse.