Parallel Verses

Holman Bible

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

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.

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 .

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].

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 The one who is at ease holds calamity in contempt
and thinks it is prepared for those whose feet are slipping.
6 The tents of robbers are safe,
and those who provoke God are secure;
God’s power provides this.
7 But ask the animals, and they will instruct you;
ask the birds of the sky, and they will tell you.


Cross References

Job 9:24

The earth is handed over to the wicked;
He blindfolds its judges.
If it isn’t He, then who is it?

Job 21:7-15

Why do the wicked continue to live,
growing old and becoming powerful?

Job 22:18

But it was He who filled their houses with good things.
The counsel of the wicked is far from me!

Psalm 17:14

With Your hand, Lord, save me from men,
from men of the world
whose portion is in this life:
You fill their bellies with what You have in store;
their sons are satisfied,
and they leave their surplus to their children.

Psalm 37:1

Davidic.Do not be agitated by evildoers;
do not envy those who do wrong.

Psalm 37:35

I have seen a wicked, violent man
well-rooted like a flourishing native tree.

Psalm 73:11-12

The wicked say, “How can God know?
Does the Most High know everything?”

Jeremiah 5:27

Like a cage full of birds,
so their houses are full of deceit.
Therefore they have grown powerful and rich.

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