Parallel Verses

The Emphasized Bible

To oppress a son of earth in his cause, My Lord, hath made no provision.

New American Standard Bible

To defraud a man in his lawsuit—
Of these things the Lord does not approve.

King James Version

To subvert a man in his cause, the Lord approveth not.

Holman Bible

or suppressing a person’s lawsuit
the Lord does not approve of these things.

International Standard Version

When a man is thwarted in his appeal, does the Lord condone it?

A Conservative Version

to subvert a man in his cause, LORD does not approve.

American Standard Version

To subvert a man in his cause, the Lord approveth not.

Amplified


To defraud a man in his lawsuit—
The Lord does not approve of these things.

Bible in Basic English

In his doing wrong to a man in his cause, the Lord has no pleasure.

Darby Translation

to wrong a man in his cause, will not the Lord see it?

Julia Smith Translation

To pervert a man in his contention Jehovah saw not

King James 2000

To subvert a man in his cause, the Lord approves not.

Lexham Expanded Bible

to subvert a person in a legal dispute --the Lord has not found delight [in these things].

Modern King James verseion

to pervert a man in his cause. This, Jehovah does not see.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

To condemn a man in his cause; The LORD hath no pleasure in such things.

NET Bible

to defraud a person in a lawsuit -- the Lord does not approve of such things!

New Heart English Bible

to subvert a man in his cause, the Lord does not approve.

Webster

To subvert a man in his cause, the Lord approveth not.

World English Bible

To subvert a man in his cause, the Lord doesn't approve.

Youngs Literal Translation

To subvert a man in his cause, the Lord hath not approved.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
To subvert
עות 
`avath 
Usage: 11

a man
אדם 
'adam 
Usage: 541

in his cause
רב ריב 
Riyb 
Usage: 60

the Lord
אדני 
'Adonay 
Usage: 438

References

Context Readings

Israel's Affliction

35 To turn aside the right of a man, before the face of the Most High; 36 To oppress a son of earth in his cause, My Lord, hath made no provision. 37 Who was it that spake, and it was done, when , My Lord, had not commanded?



Cross References

Habakkuk 1:13

Thou whose eyes are too pure to look with approval on wrong, to respect oppression, canst not endure, - Wherefore, shouldst thou respect the treacherous? Be silent, when the lawless, swalloweth up, one more righteous than he?

2 Samuel 11:27

And, when the time of mourning had passed, David sent and received her into his house, and she became his wife, and bare him a son. But the thing which David had done was wicked in the eyes of Yahweh.

Isaiah 59:15

And the truth hath been found missing, And he that hath turned away from wrong is liable to be despoiled, And when, Yahweh, looked, Then was it grievous in his eyes that there was no justice:

Jeremiah 22:3

Thus, saith Yahweh, - Execute ye justice, and righteousness, And deliver the robbed out of the hand of the oppressor, - But the sojourner the fatherless, and the widow, do not oppress neither commit violence, And the blood of the innocent, do not ye shed, in this place.

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