Parallel Verses

King James 2000

Therefore remove sorrow from your heart, and put away evil from your flesh: for childhood and youth are vanity.

New American Standard Bible

So, remove grief and anger from your heart and put away pain from your body, because childhood and the prime of life are fleeting.

King James Version

Therefore remove sorrow from thy heart, and put away evil from thy flesh: for childhood and youth are vanity.

Holman Bible

Remove sorrow from your heart,
and put away pain from your flesh,
because youth and the prime of life are fleeting.

International Standard Version

Banish sorrow from your heart, and evil from your body, since both childhood and the prime of life are pointless.

A Conservative Version

Therefore remove sorrow from thy heart, and put away evil from thy flesh, for youth and the dawn of life are vanity.

American Standard Version

Therefore remove sorrow from thy heart, and put away evil from thy flesh; for youth and the dawn of life are vanity.

Amplified

Therefore remove [the lusts that end in] sorrow and vexation from your heart and mind and put away evil from your body, for youth and the dawn of life are vanity [transitory, idle, empty, and devoid of truth].

Bible in Basic English

So put away trouble from your heart, and sorrow from your flesh; because the early years and the best years are to no purpose.

Darby Translation

Then remove discontent from thy heart, and put away evil from thy flesh; for childhood and youth are vanity.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Therefore remove sorrow from thy heart and put away evil from thy flesh; for childhood and youth are vanity.

Julia Smith Translation

And put away anger from thy heart, and cause evil to pass away from thy flesh: for childhood and youth are vanity.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Banish anxiety from your heart, and put away pain from your body, for youth and vigor [are] vanity.

Modern King James verseion

Therefore remove vexation from your heart, and put away evil from your flesh; for childhood and prime of life are vanity.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Put away displeasure out of thine heart, and remove evil from thy body: for childhood and youth is but vanity.

NET Bible

Banish emotional stress from your mind. and put away pain from your body; for youth and the prime of life are fleeting.

New Heart English Bible

Therefore remove sorrow from your heart, and put away evil from your flesh; for youth and the dawn of life are vanity.

The Emphasized Bible

Therefore remove thou vexation from thy heart, and put away discomfort from thy flesh, - for, youth and dawn, are vanity!

Webster

Therefore remove sorrow from thy heart, and put away evil from thy flesh: for childhood and youth are vanity.

World English Bible

Therefore remove sorrow from your heart, and put away evil from your flesh; for youth and the dawn of life are vanity.

Youngs Literal Translation

And turn aside anger from thy heart, And cause evil to pass from thy flesh, For the childhood and the age are vanity!

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
שׂוּר סוּר 
Cuwr 
Usage: 301

כּעשׂ כּעס 
Ka`ac 
Usage: 25

and put away
עבר 
`abar 
over, pass, through, pass by, go, away, pass on,
Usage: 557

בּשׂר 
Basar 
Usage: 270

ילדוּת 
Yalduwth 
Usage: 3

and youth
שׁחרוּת 
Shacharuwth 
Usage: 1

References

Hastings

Context Readings

Enjoy Life To The Fullest Within The Auspices Of The Fear Of God

9 Rejoice, O young man, in your youth; and let your heart cheer you in the days of your youth, and walk in the ways of your heart, and in the sight of your eyes: but know that for all these things God will bring you into judgment. 10 Therefore remove sorrow from your heart, and put away evil from your flesh: for childhood and youth are vanity.



Cross References

2 Corinthians 7:1

Having therefore these promises, dearly beloved, let us cleanse ourselves from all filthiness of the flesh and spirit, perfecting holiness in the fear of God.

2 Timothy 2:22

Flee also youthful lusts: but follow righteousness, faith, love, peace, with them that call on the Lord out of a pure heart.

Job 13:26

For you write bitter things against me, and make me possess the iniquities of my youth.

Job 20:11

His bones are full of the sin of his youth, which shall lie down with him in the dust.

Psalm 25:7

Remember not the sins of my youth, nor my transgressions: according to your mercy remember me for your goodness' sake, O LORD.

Psalm 39:5

Behold, you have made my days as a handbreadth; and my age is as nothing before you: verily every man at his best state is altogether vanity. Selah.

Psalm 90:7-11

For we are consumed by your anger, and by your wrath are we troubled.

Proverbs 22:15

Foolishness is bound in the heart of a child; but the rod of correction shall drive it far from him.

Ecclesiastes 1:2

Vanity of vanities, says the Preacher, vanity of vanities; all is vanity.

Ecclesiastes 1:14

I have seen all the works that are done under the sun; and, behold, all is vanity and like grasping the wind.

Ecclesiastes 12:1

Remember now your Creator in the days of your youth, while the evil days come not, nor the years draw near, when you shall say, I have no pleasure in them;

2 Peter 3:11-14

Seeing then that all these things shall be dissolved, what manner of persons ought you to be in all holy conduct and godliness,

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