Proverbs 2:13



Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

From those who leave the paths of uprightness To walk in the ways of darkness;

King James Version

Who leave the paths of uprightness, to walk in the ways of darkness;

International Standard Version

and from those who abandon the right path to travel along the ways of darkness;

A Conservative Version

who forsake the paths of uprightness to walk in the ways of darkness,

American Standard Version

Who forsake the paths of uprightness, To walk in the ways of darkness;

Amplified

Men who forsake the paths of uprightness to walk in the ways of darkness,

Bible in Basic English

Who give up the way of righteousness, to go by dark roads;

Darby Translation

from those who leave the paths of uprightness, to walk in the ways of darkness;

Holman Bible

[from] those who abandon the right paths to walk in ways of darkness,

Jubilee 2000 Bible

who leave the paths of uprightness to walk in the ways of darkness,

Julia Smith Translation

Those forsaking the paths of straightness to go in the ways of darkness;

King James 2000

Who leave the paths of uprightness, to walk in the ways of darkness;

Lexham Expanded Bible

those who forsake the paths of uprightness to walk in ways of darkness,

Modern King James verseion

those who leave the paths of uprightness to walk in the ways of darkness,

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

From such as leave the high street, and walk in the ways of darkness;

NET Bible

who leave the upright paths to walk on the dark ways,

New Heart English Bible

who forsake the paths of uprightness, to walk in the ways of darkness;

New simplified Bible

Who leave the paths of uprightness, to walk in the ways of darkness?

The Emphasized Bible

From them who forsake the paths of rectitude, to walk in this ways of darkness;

Webster

Who leave the paths of uprightness, to walk in the ways of darkness;

World English Bible

who forsake the paths of uprightness, to walk in the ways of darkness;

Youngs Literal Translation

Who are forsaking paths of uprightness, To walk in ways of darkness,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
עזב 
`azab 
Usage: 28

the paths
ארח 
'orach 
Usage: 59

ישׁר 
Yosher 
Usage: 14

to walk
ילך 
Yalak 
go , walk , come , depart , ...away , follow , get , lead , brought , carry , bring ,
Usage: 0

in the ways
דּרך 
Derek 
Usage: 704

References

Context Readings

The Benefits Of Wisdom

12 To deliver you from the way of evil, From the man who speaks perverse things; 13 From those who leave the paths of uprightness To walk in the ways of darkness; 14 Who delight in doing evil And rejoice in the perversity of evil;


Cross References

Proverbs 4:19

The way of the wicked is like darkness; They do not know over what they stumble.

John 3:19-20

"This is the judgment, that the Light has come into the world, and men loved the darkness rather than the Light, for their deeds were evil.

Proverbs 21:16

A man who wanders from the way of understanding Will rest in the assembly of the dead.

Job 24:13-16

"Others have been with those who rebel against the light; They do not want to know its ways Nor abide in its paths.

Psalm 14:3

They have all turned aside, together they have become corrupt; There is no one who does good, not even one.

Psalm 36:3

The words of his mouth are wickedness and deceit; He has ceased to be wise and to do good.

Psalm 82:5

They do not know nor do they understand; They walk about in darkness; All the foundations of the earth are shaken.

Ezekiel 18:26

"When a righteous man turns away from his righteousness, commits iniquity and dies because of it, for his iniquity which he has committed he will die.

Ezekiel 33:12-13

"And you, son of man, say to your fellow citizens, 'The righteousness of a righteous man will not deliver him in the day of his transgression, and as for the wickedness of the wicked, he will not stumble because of it in the day when he turns from his wickedness; whereas a righteous man will not be able to live by his righteousness on the day when he commits sin.'

Zephaniah 1:6

And those who have turned back from following the LORD, And those who have not sought the LORD or inquired of Him."

Matthew 12:43-45

"Now when the unclean spirit goes out of a man, it passes through waterless places seeking rest, and does not find it.

John 1:6

There came a man sent from God, whose name was John.

John 2:9-11

When the headwaiter tasted the water which had become wine, and did not know where it came from (but the servants who had drawn the water knew), the headwaiter called the bridegroom,

John 12:35

So Jesus said to them, "For a little while longer the Light is among you Walk while you have the Light, so that darkness will not overtake you; he who walks in the darkness does not know where he goes.

Romans 1:21

For even though they knew God, they did not honor Him as God or give thanks, but they became futile in their speculations, and their foolish heart was darkened.

1 Thessalonians 5:5-7

for you are all sons of light and sons of day We are not of night nor of darkness;

2 Timothy 4:10

for Demas, having loved this present world, has deserted me and gone to Thessalonica; Crescens has gone to Galatia, Titus to Dalmatia.

Hebrews 6:4-6

For in the case of those who have once been enlightened and have tasted of the heavenly gift and have been made partakers of the Holy Spirit,

2 Peter 2:20-22

For if, after they have escaped the defilements of the world by the knowledge of the Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, they are again entangled in them and are overcome, the last state has become worse for them than the first.

1 John 2:19

They went out from us, but they were not really of us; for if they had been of us, they would have remained with us; but they went out, so that it would be shown that they all are not of us.



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