Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

"Lo, God will not reject a man of integrity, Nor will He support the evildoers.

King James Version

Behold, God will not cast away a perfect man, neither will he help the evil doers:

Holman Bible

Look, God does not reject a person of integrity, and He will not support evildoers.

International Standard Version

Surely God won't reject those who are blameless or hold hands with those who practice evil.

A Conservative Version

Behold, God will not cast away a perfect man, nor will he uphold the evil-doers.

American Standard Version

Behold, God will not cast away a perfect man, Neither will he uphold the evil-doers.

Amplified

Behold, as surely as God will never uphold wrongdoers, He will never cast away a blameless man.

Bible in Basic English

Truly, God will not give up him who is without sin, and will not take evil-doers by the hand.

Darby Translation

Behold, God will not cast off a perfect man, neither will he take evil-doers by the hand.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Behold, God will not cast away a perfect man; neither will he help the evil doers.

Julia Smith Translation

Behold, God will not reject the blameless one, and he will not take hold upon the hand of those doing evil:

King James 2000

Behold, God will not cast away a blameless man, neither will he help the evil doers:

Lexham Expanded Bible

"Look, God will not reject [the] blameless, and he will not uphold the hand of evildoers.

Modern King James verseion

Behold, God will not cast away the innocent, nor will He help the evildoers,

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

"Behold, God will not cast away a virtuous man, neither will he help the ungodly.

NET Bible

"Surely, God does not reject a blameless man, nor does he grasp the hand of the evildoers.

New Heart English Bible

"Behold, God will not cast away a blameless man, neither will he uphold the evildoers.

New simplified Bible

Certainly God does not reject a blameless man or strengthen the hands of evildoers.

The Emphasized Bible

Lo! GOD, will not reject a blameless man, neither will he grasp the hand of evil-doers:

Webster

Behold, God will not cast away a perfect man, neither will he help the evil doers:

World English Bible

"Behold, God will not cast away a blameless man, neither will he uphold the evildoers.

Youngs Literal Translation

Lo, God doth not reject the perfect, Nor taketh hold on the hand of evil doers.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
אל 
'el 
Usage: 114

will not cast away
מאס 
Ma'ac 
Usage: 76

תּם 
Tam 
Usage: 13

man, neither will he help
חזק 
Chazaq 
Usage: 290

Context Readings

Bildad's First Response To Job

19 "Behold, this is the joy of His way; And out of the dust others will spring. 20 "Lo, God will not reject a man of integrity, Nor will He support the evildoers. 21 "He will yet fill your mouth with laughter And your lips with shouting.



Cross References

Job 4:7

"Remember now, who ever perished being innocent? Or where were the upright destroyed?

Job 9:22

"It is all one; therefore I say, 'He destroys the guiltless and the wicked.'

Job 21:30

"For the wicked is reserved for the day of calamity; They will be led forth at the day of fury.

Psalm 37:24

When he falls, he will not be hurled headlong, Because the LORD is the One who holds his hand.

Psalm 37:37

Mark the blameless man, and behold the upright; For the man of peace will have a posterity.

Psalm 94:14

For the LORD will not abandon His people, Nor will He forsake His inheritance.

Isaiah 45:1

Thus says the LORD to Cyrus His anointed, Whom I have taken by the right hand, To subdue nations before him And to loose the loins of kings; To open doors before him so that gates will not be shut:



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