Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

"But he who listens to me shall live securely And will be at ease from the dread of evil."

King James Version

But whoso hearkeneth unto me shall dwell safely, and shall be quiet from fear of evil.

Holman Bible

But whoever listens to me will live securely and be free from the fear of danger."

International Standard Version

"But the person who listens to me will live safely and will be secure from the fear of evil."

A Conservative Version

But he who hearkens to me shall dwell securely, and shall be quiet without fear of evil.

American Standard Version

But whoso hearkeneth unto me shall dwell securely, And shall be quiet without fear of evil.

Amplified

But whoso hearkens to me [Wisdom] shall dwell securely and in confident trust and shall be quiet, without fear or dread of evil.

Bible in Basic English

But whoever gives ear to me will take his rest safely, living in peace without fear of evil.

Darby Translation

But whoso hearkeneth unto me shall dwell safely, and shall be at rest from fear of evil.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

But whosoever hearkens unto me shall dwell safely and shall rest from the fear of evil.

Julia Smith Translation

And he hearing to me shall dwell in confidence, and being quiet from fear of evil.

King James 2000

But whosoever hearkens unto me shall dwell safely, and shall be secure from the fear of evil.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Whoever listens to me will dwell in security and rest securely from dread and disaster."

Modern King James verseion

But whoever listens to me shall dwell safely, and shall be quiet from fear of evil.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

But who so hearkeneth unto me shall dwell safely, and have enough without any fear of evil."

NET Bible

But the one who listens to me will live in security, and will be at ease from the dread of harm.

New Heart English Bible

But whoever listens to me will dwell securely, and will be at ease, without fear of harm."

New simplified Bible

Whoever listens to me will be secure and will be free from the fear of evil.

The Emphasized Bible

Whereas, he that hearkeneth unto me, shall dwell safely, and be at rest, without dread of misfortune.

Webster

But whoever hearkeneth to me shall dwell in safety, and shall be quiet from fear of evil.

World English Bible

But whoever listens to me will dwell securely, and will be at ease, without fear of harm."

Youngs Literal Translation

And whoso is hearkening to me dwelleth confidently, And is quiet from fear of evil!'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
שׁמע 
Shama` 
Usage: 1158

שׁכן 
Shakan 
Usage: 128

בּטח 
Betach 
Usage: 42

and shall be quiet
שׁאן 
Sha'an 
at ease , quiet , rest
Usage: 5

פּחד 
Pachad 
Usage: 49

Context Readings

The Call Of Lady Wisdom

32 "For the waywardness of the naive will kill them, And the complacency of fools will destroy them. 33 "But he who listens to me shall live securely And will be at ease from the dread of evil."


Cross References

Psalm 25:12-13

Who is the man who fears the LORD? He will instruct him in the way he should choose.

Psalm 81:13

"Oh that My people would listen to Me, That Israel would walk in My ways!

Psalm 112:7-8

He will not fear evil tidings; His heart is steadfast, trusting in the LORD.

Proverbs 3:21-26

My son, let them not vanish from your sight; Keep sound wisdom and discretion,

Proverbs 8:32-35

"Now therefore, O sons, listen to me, For blessed are they who keep my ways.

Proverbs 9:11

For by me your days will be multiplied, And years of life will be added to you.

Proverbs 14:26

In the fear of the LORD there is strong confidence, And his children will have refuge.

Isaiah 26:3

"The steadfast of mind You will keep in perfect peace, Because he trusts in You.

Isaiah 48:18

"If only you had paid attention to My commandments! Then your well-being would have been like a river, And your righteousness like the waves of the sea.

Isaiah 55:3

"Incline your ear and come to Me Listen, that you may live; And I will make an everlasting covenant with you, According to the faithful mercies shown to David.

Matthew 17:5

While he was still speaking, a bright cloud overshadowed them, and behold, a voice out of the cloud said, "This is My beloved Son, with whom I am well-pleased; listen to Him!"

Luke 21:9

"When you hear of wars and disturbances, do not be terrified; for these things must take place first, but the end does not follow immediately."

Luke 21:19

"By your endurance you will gain your lives.

John 10:27-29

"My sheep hear My voice, and I know them, and they follow Me;

Romans 8:35-39

Who will separate us from the love of Christ? Will tribulation, or distress, or persecution, or famine, or nakedness, or peril, or sword?

1 Peter 1:5

who are protected by the power of God through faith for a salvation ready to be revealed in the last time.

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