Parallel Verses

Amplified

The dwellings of robbers prosper; those who provoke God are [apparently] secure; God supplies them abundantly [who have no god but their own hands and power].

New American Standard Bible

"The tents of the destroyers prosper, And those who provoke God are secure, Whom God brings into their power.

King James Version

The tabernacles of robbers prosper, and they that provoke God are secure; into whose hand God bringeth abundantly.

Holman Bible

The tents of robbers are safe,
and those who provoke God are secure;
God’s power provides this.

International Standard Version

The tents of robbers are at rest, and those who provoke God are secure, that is, those who carry their god in their pocket.

A Conservative Version

The tents of robbers prosper, and those who provoke God are secure. Into whose hand God brings [abundantly].

American Standard Version

The tents of robbers prosper, And they that provoke God are secure; Into whose hand God bringeth abundantly .

Bible in Basic English

There is wealth in the tents of those who make destruction, and those by whom God is moved to wrath are safe; even those whose god is their strength.

Darby Translation

The tents of desolators are in peace, and they that provoke God are secure; into whose hand +God bringeth.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

The tents of robbers are at ease, and those that provoke God and those who carry gods in their hands live secure.

Julia Smith Translation

The tents to those oppressing will be secure, and confidence to those provoking God to anger: whom God will bring into his hand

King James 2000

The tents of robbers prosper, and they that provoke God are secure; into whose hand God brings abundantly.

Lexham Expanded Bible

[The] tents of [the] destroyers are at peace, and [there is] security for those who provoke God, [for those] whom God brings into his hand.

Modern King James verseion

The tents of robbers are at peace, and those who provoke God are secure, in whatever God brings to their hand.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

"The houses of robbers are in wealth and prosperity; and they that maliciously meddle against God, dwell without care: yea, God giveth all things richly with his hand.

NET Bible

But the tents of robbers are peaceful, and those who provoke God are confident -- who carry their god in their hands.

New Heart English Bible

The tents of robbers prosper. Those who provoke God are secure, who carry their god in their hands.

The Emphasized Bible

At peace are the tents that belong to the spoilers, and there is security to them who provoke GOD, To him who bringeth a god in his hand.

Webster

The tabernacles of robbers prosper, and they that provoke God are secure; into whose hand God bringeth abundantly.

World English Bible

The tents of robbers prosper. Those who provoke God are secure, who carry their God in their hands.

Youngs Literal Translation

At peace are the tents of spoilers, And those provoking God have confidence, He into whose hand God hath brought.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
אהל 
'ohel 
Usage: 345

of robbers
שׁדד 
Shadad 
Usage: 57

שׁלו שׁלה 
Shalah 
Usage: 5

רגז 
Ragaz 
Usage: 41

God
אל 
'el 
אלהּ אלוהּ 
'elowahh 
Usage: 114
Usage: 57

בּטּחות 
Battuchowth 
Usage: 1

יד 
Yad 
Usage: 1612


come, bring, ... in, enter, go, carry, ...down, pass, ...out,
Usage: 0

References

Fausets

Context Readings

Job's Fourth Speech

5 In the thought of him who is at ease there is contempt for misfortune -- "but it is ready for those whose feet slip. 6 The dwellings of robbers prosper; those who provoke God are [apparently] secure; God supplies them abundantly [who have no god but their own hands and power]. 7 For ask now the animals, and they will teach you [that God does not deal with His creatures according to their character]; ask the birds of the air, and they will tell you;


Cross References

Job 9:24

The earth is given into the hands of the wicked; He covers the faces of its judges [so that they are blinded to justice]. If it is not [God], who then is it [responsible for all this inequality]?

Job 21:7-15

Why do the wicked live, become old, and become mighty in power?

Job 22:18

Yet He filled their houses with good [things]. But the counsel of the ungodly is far from me.

Psalm 17:14

From men by Your hand, O Lord, from men of this world [these poor moths of the night] whose portion in life is idle and vain. Their bellies are filled with Your hidden treasure [what You have stored up]; their children are satiated, and they leave the rest [of their] wealth to their babes.

Psalm 37:1

Fret not yourself because of evildoers, neither be envious against those who work unrighteousness (that which is not upright or in right standing with God).

Psalm 37:35

I have seen a wicked man in great power and spreading himself like a green tree in its native soil,

Psalm 73:11-12

And they say, How does God know? Is there knowledge in the Most High?

Jeremiah 5:27

As a cage is full of birds, so are their houses full of deceit and treachery; therefore they have become great and grown rich,

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