Parallel Verses

Amplified

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

New American Standard Bible

"Yet He filled their houses with good things; But the counsel of the wicked is far from me.

King James Version

Yet he filled their houses with good things: but the counsel of the wicked is far from me.

Holman Bible

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

International Standard Version

"Though God fills their houses with good things, the counsel of the wicked will remain far from me.

A Conservative Version

Yet he filled their houses with good things. But the counsel of the wicked is far from me.

American Standard Version

Yet he filled their houses with good things: But the counsel of the wicked is far from me.

Bible in Basic English

Though he made their houses full of good things: but the purpose of the evil-doers is far from me!

Darby Translation

Yet he filled their houses with good. But the counsel of the wicked is far from me.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

He had filled their houses with good things. Therefore, the counsel of the wicked is far from me.

Julia Smith Translation

And he filled their houses with good: and the counsel of the unjust was far from me.

King James 2000

Yet he filled their houses with good things: but the counsel of the wicked is far from me.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Yet he himself filled up their houses [with] good [things], but [the] schemes of [the] wicked are repugnant to me.

Modern King James verseion

Yet He filled their houses with substance; and the wisdom of the wicked is far from me.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

He filled their houses with good things. But the council of the ungodly is far from me.

NET Bible

But it was he who filled their houses with good things -- yet the counsel of the wicked was far from me.

New Heart English Bible

Yet he filled their houses with good things, but the counsel of the wicked is far from me.

The Emphasized Bible

Yet, he, had filled their houses with good! The counsel of the lawless, then, is far from me:

Webster

Yet he filled their houses with good things: but the counsel of the wicked is far from me.

World English Bible

Yet he filled their houses with good things, but the counsel of the wicked is far from me.

Youngs Literal Translation

And he hath filled their houses with good: (And the counsel of the wicked Hath been far from me.)

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
Yet he filled
מלא מלא 
Male' 
Usage: 251

בּית 
Bayith 
Usage: 2053

things but the counsel
עצה 
`etsah 
Usage: 88

of the wicked
רשׁע 
Rasha` 
Usage: 263

is far
רחק 
Rachaq 
...far, ...off, ...away, remove, good way
Usage: 57

Verse Info

Context Readings

Eliphaz's Third Speech

17 They said to God, Depart from us, and, What can the Almighty do for or to us? 18 Yet He filled their houses with good [things]. But the counsel of the ungodly is far from me. 19 The righteous see it and are glad; and the innocent laugh them to scorn [saying],


Cross References

Job 21:16

But notice, [you say] the prosperity of the wicked is not in their power; the mystery [of God's dealings] with the ungodly is far from my comprehension.

Job 12:6

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].

1 Samuel 2:7

The Lord makes poor and makes rich; He brings low and He lifts up.

Psalm 1:1

Blessed (happy, fortunate, prosperous, and enviable) is the man who walks and lives not in the counsel of the ungodly [following their advice, their plans and purposes], nor stands [submissive and inactive] in the path where sinners walk, nor sits down [to relax and rest] where the scornful [and the mockers] gather.

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.

Jeremiah 12:2

You have planted them, yes, they have taken root; they grow, yes, they bring forth fruit. You are near in their mouths but far from their hearts.

Acts 14:17

Yet He did not neglect to leave some witness of Himself, for He did you good and [showed you] kindness and gave you rains from heaven and fruitful seasons, satisfying your hearts with nourishment and happiness.

Acts 15:16

After this I will come back, and will rebuild the house of David, which has fallen; I will rebuild its [very] ruins, and I will set it up again,

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