Parallel Verses

Jubilee 2000 Bible

that the triumphing of the wicked is short, and the joy of the hypocrite but for a moment?

New American Standard Bible

That the triumphing of the wicked is short, And the joy of the godless momentary?

King James Version

That the triumphing of the wicked is short, and the joy of the hypocrite but for a moment?

Holman Bible

the joy of the wicked has been brief and the happiness of the godless has lasted only a moment?

International Standard Version

The wicked triumph only briefly; the joy of the godless is momentary.

A Conservative Version

that the triumphing of the wicked is short, and the joy of the profane but for a moment?

American Standard Version

That the triumphing of the wicked is short, And the joy of the godless but for a moment?

Amplified

That the triumphing of the wicked is short, and the joy of the godless and defiled is but for a moment?

Bible in Basic English

That the pride of the sinner is short, and the joy of the evil-doer but for a minute?

Darby Translation

The exultation of the wicked is short, and the joy of the ungodly man but for a moment?

Julia Smith Translation

For the rejoicing of the unjust drawing near, and the gladness of the profane even for a moment

King James 2000

That the triumphing of the wicked is short, and the joy of the hypocrite but for a moment?

Lexham Expanded Bible

that [the] rejoicing of [the] wicked [is] {short}, and the joy of [the] godless {lasts only a moment}?

Modern King James verseion

that the exulting of the wicked is short, and the joy of the ungodly is for a moment?

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

the praise of the ungodly hath been short, and that the joy of the hypocrites continued but the twinkling of an eye?

NET Bible

that the elation of the wicked is brief, the joy of the godless lasts but a moment.

New Heart English Bible

that the triumphing of the wicked is short, the joy of the godless but for a moment?

The Emphasized Bible

That, the joy-shout of the lawless, is short, and, the rejoicing of the impious, for a moment?

Webster

That the triumphing of the wicked is short, and the joy of the hypocrite but for a moment?

World English Bible

that the triumphing of the wicked is short, the joy of the godless but for a moment?

Youngs Literal Translation

That the singing of the wicked is short, And the joy of the profane for a moment,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
רננה 
R@nanah 
Usage: 4

of the wicked
רשׁע 
Rasha` 
Usage: 263

is short
קרב קרוב 
Qarowb 
Usage: 77

and the joy
שׂמחה 
Simchah 
Usage: 93

of the hypocrite
חנף 
Chaneph 
Usage: 13

References

Context Readings

A Wicked Person's Joy Is Short, His Pain Long

4 Dost thou not know this that always was, since man was placed upon earth, 5 that the triumphing of the wicked is short, and the joy of the hypocrite but for a moment? 6 Though his excellency mounts up to the heavens, and his head reaches unto the clouds,



Cross References

Psalm 37:35-36

Resh I have seen the wicked in great power and spreading himself like a green bay tree.

Exodus 15:9-10

The enemy said, I will pursue, I will overtake, I will divide the spoil; my soul shall be satisfied upon them; I will draw my sword, my hand shall destroy them.

Judges 16:21-30

But the Philistines took hold of him and put out his eyes and brought him down to Gaza and bound him with fetters of iron that he should grind in the prison house.

Esther 5:11-12

And Haman told them of the glory of his riches and the multitude of his sons and all the things in which the king had promoted him and how he had advanced him above the princes and slaves of the king.

Esther 7:10

So they hanged Haman on the gallows that he had prepared for Mordecai. Then the king's wrath was pacified.

Job 5:3

I have seen the foolish taking root, but at the same time I cursed his habitation.

Job 8:12-13

Whilst it is yet in its greenness and not cut down, it withers before any other herb.

Job 8:19

Behold, this is the joy of his way, and out of the earth from where he was transplanted, others shall grow.

Job 15:29-34

He shall not become rich, nor shall his strength be established, neither shall he extend his beauty upon the earth.

Job 18:5-6

The light of the wicked shall certainly be put out, and the spark of his fire shall not shine.

Job 27:8

For what is the hope of the hypocrite, though he has stolen much, when God takes away his soul?

Job 27:13-23

This is the portion of a wicked man with God and the heritage of the violent, which they shall receive of the Almighty.

Psalm 73:18-20

Surely thou didst set them in slippery places; in desolation thou shalt cause them to fall.

Matthew 7:21

Not every one that saith unto me, Lord, Lord, shall enter into the kingdom of the heavens, but he that doeth the will of my Father who is in the heavens.

Matthew 13:20-21

But he that was planted in stony places, the same is he that hears the word and receives it immediately with joy;

Acts 12:22-23

And the people gave a shout, saying, It is the voice of god, and not of man.

Galatians 6:4

But let everyone prove his own work, and then he shall have glory regarding only himself, and not in another.

James 4:16

But now ye boast in your arrogance; all such glory is evil.



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