Parallel Verses

King James 2000

Hatred stirs up strife: but love covers all sins.

New American Standard Bible

Hatred stirs up strife, But love covers all transgressions.

King James Version

Hatred stirreth up strifes: but love covereth all sins.

Holman Bible

Hatred stirs up conflicts,
but love covers all offenses.

International Standard Version

Hatred awakens contention, but love covers all transgressions.

A Conservative Version

Hatred stirs up strife, but love covers all transgressions.

American Standard Version

Hatred stirreth up strifes; But love covereth all transgressions.

Amplified

Hatred stirs up contentions, but love covers all transgressions.

Bible in Basic English

Hate is a cause of violent acts, but all errors are covered up by love.

Darby Translation

Hatred stirreth up strifes; but love covereth all transgressions.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Hatred stirs up strifes, but love covers all sins.

Julia Smith Translation

Hatred will excite strifes: and love will cover over all transgressions.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Hatred stirs up strife, but love covers over all offenses.

Modern King James verseion

Hatred stirs up fights, but love covers all sins.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Evil will stirreth up strife; but love covereth the multitude of sins.

NET Bible

Hatred stirs up dissension, but love covers all transgressions.

New Heart English Bible

Hatred stirs up strife, but love covers all wrongs.

The Emphasized Bible

Hatred, stirreth up strifes, but, over all transgressions, love throweth a covering.

Webster

Hatred stirreth up strifes: but love covereth all sins.

World English Bible

Hatred stirs up strife, but love covers all wrongs.

Youngs Literal Translation

Hatred awaketh contentions, And over all transgressions love covereth.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
שׂנאה 
sin'ah 
Usage: 17

עוּר 
`uwr 
Usage: 80

מדן 
M@dan 
Usage: 2

but love
אהבה 
'ahabah 
Usage: 36

כּסה 
Kacah 
Usage: 152

Context Readings

Proverbs Concerning The Mouth

11 The mouth of a righteous man is a well of life: but violence covers the mouth of the wicked. 12 Hatred stirs up strife: but love covers all sins. 13 In the lips of him that has understanding wisdom is found: but a rod is for the back of him that is void of understanding.



Cross References

1 Peter 4:8

And above all things have fervent love among yourselves: for love shall cover a multitude of sins.

Proverbs 17:9

He that covers over a transgression seeks love; but he that repeats a matter separates close friends.

James 5:20

Let him know, that he who converts the sinner from the error of his way shall save a soul from death, and shall hide a multitude of sins.

Proverbs 15:18

A wrathful man stirs up strife: but he that is slow to anger quiets strife.

Proverbs 16:27

An ungodly man digs up evil: and in his lips there is as a burning fire.

Proverbs 28:25

He that is of a proud heart stirs up strife: but he that puts his trust in the LORD shall be prospered.

Proverbs 29:22

An angry man stirs up strife, and a furious man abounds in transgression.

1 Corinthians 13:4-7

Love suffers long, and is kind; love envies not; love vaunts not itself, is not puffed up,

James 4:1

From where come wars and fightings among you? come they not from here, even of your lusts that war in your members?

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