Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

For He does not afflict willingly
Or grieve the sons of men.

King James Version

For he doth not afflict willingly nor grieve the children of men.

Holman Bible

For He does not enjoy bringing affliction
or suffering on mankind.

International Standard Version

For he does not deliberately hurt or grieve human beings.

A Conservative Version

For he does not afflict willingly, nor grieve the sons of men.

American Standard Version

For he doth not afflict willingly, nor grieve the children of men.

Amplified

For He does not willingly and from His heart afflict or grieve the children of men.

Bible in Basic English

For he has no pleasure in troubling and causing grief to the children of men.

Darby Translation

for he doth not willingly afflict or grieve the children of men.

Julia Smith Translation

For he afflicted not from his heart and grieved the sons of men,

King James 2000

For he does not afflict willingly nor grieve the children of men.

Lexham Expanded Bible

He does not {afflict willingly}, or grieve {anyone}.

Modern King James verseion

For He does not afflict from His heart, nor does He grieve the sons of men;

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

For he doth not plague, and cast out the children of men from his heart.

NET Bible

For he is not predisposed to afflict or to grieve people.

New Heart English Bible

For he is not predisposed to bring affliction or suffering to the children of men.

The Emphasized Bible

Surely he hath not afflicted from his heart, nor caused sorrow to the sons of men.

Webster

For he doth not afflict willingly nor grieve the children of men.

World English Bible

For he does not afflict willingly, nor grieve the children of men.

Youngs Literal Translation

For He hath not afflicted with His heart, Nor doth He grieve the sons of men.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
For he doth not afflict
ענה 
`anah 
Usage: 83

יגה 
Yagah 
Usage: 8

References

Context Readings

Israel's Affliction

32 For if He causes grief,
Then He will have compassion
According to His abundant lovingkindness.
33 For He does not afflict willingly
Or grieve the sons of men.
34 To crush under His feet
All the prisoners of the land,



Cross References

Ezekiel 33:11

Say to them, ‘As I live!’ declares the Lord God, ‘I take no pleasure in the death of the wicked, but rather that the wicked turn from his way and live. Turn back, turn back from your evil ways! Why then will you die, O house of Israel?’

Isaiah 28:21

For the Lord will rise up as at Mount Perazim,
He will be stirred up as in the valley of Gibeon,
To do His task, His unusual task,
And to work His work, His extraordinary work.

Ezekiel 18:32

For I have no pleasure in the death of anyone who dies,” declares the Lord God. “Therefore, repent and live.”

Hebrews 12:9-10

Furthermore, we had earthly fathers to discipline us, and we respected them; shall we not much rather be subject to the Father of spirits, and live?

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