Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

When the storm ends, the wicked vanish, but the righteous person is forever firm.

New American Standard Bible

When the whirlwind passes, the wicked is no more, But the righteous has an everlasting foundation.

King James Version

As the whirlwind passeth, so is the wicked no more: but the righteous is an everlasting foundation.

Holman Bible

When the whirlwind passes,
the wicked are no more,
but the righteous are secure forever.

A Conservative Version

When the whirlwind passes, the wicked man is no more, but the righteous man is an everlasting foundation.

American Standard Version

When the whirlwind passeth, the wicked is no more; But the righteous is an everlasting foundation.

Amplified

When the whirlwind passes, the wicked are no more, but the [uncompromisingly] righteous have an everlasting foundation.

Bible in Basic English

When the storm-wind is past, the sinner is seen no longer, but the upright man is safe for ever.

Darby Translation

As a whirlwind passeth, so is the wicked no more; but the righteous is an everlasting foundation.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

When the whirlwind passes, the wicked is no more, but the righteous is founded for ever.

Julia Smith Translation

As the whirlwind passing away the unjust one is not: and the just one a foundation forever.

King James 2000

As the whirlwind passes, so is the wicked no more: but the righteous is an everlasting foundation.

Lexham Expanded Bible

With the passing of the tempest, there is no wickedness, but [the] righteous have a foundation forever.

Modern King James verseion

As the storm passes, so the wicked is no more; but the righteous is an everlasting foundation.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

The ungodly is like a tempest that passeth over, and is no more seen; but the righteous remaineth sure forever.

NET Bible

When the storm passes through, the wicked are swept away, but the righteous are an everlasting foundation.

New Heart English Bible

When the whirlwind passes, the wicked is no more; but the righteous stand firm forever.

The Emphasized Bible

Like the passing away of a tempest, so the lawless one is not, but, the righteous, hath an age-abiding foundation.

Webster

As the whirlwind passeth, so is the wicked no more: but the righteous is an everlasting foundation.

World English Bible

When the whirlwind passes, the wicked is no more; but the righteous stand firm forever.

Youngs Literal Translation

As the passing by of a hurricane, So the wicked is not, And the righteous is a foundation age-during.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
As the whirlwind
סוּפה 
Cuwphah 
Usage: 16

עבר 
`abar 
over, pass, through, pass by, go, away, pass on,
Usage: 557

so is the wicked
רשׁע 
Rasha` 
Usage: 263

no more but the righteous
צדּיק 
Tsaddiyq 
Usage: 206

is an everlasting
עלם עולם 
`owlam 
Usage: 438

Context Readings

Proverbs Of Solomon

24 What the wicked fears will come about, but the longing of the righteous will be granted. 25 When the storm ends, the wicked vanish, but the righteous person is forever firm. 26 As vinegar is to the mouth and smoke to the eyes, so is the lazy person to those who send him.



Cross References

Psalm 15:5

who does not loan his money with interest, and who does not take a bribe against those who are innocent. The one who does these things will stand firm forever. A special Davidic Psalm.

Psalm 58:9

Before your clay pots are placed on a fire of burning thorns whether green or ablaze wrath will sweep them away like a storm.

Proverbs 12:3

A person doesn't gain security by wickedness, but the righteous won't be uprooted.

Job 21:18

May they become like a straw, blown away before the wind; like a chaff that's swept off by a storm.

Job 27:19-21

He will go to bed wealthy, but won't be doing that anymore! When he opens his eyes, it will be gone!

Psalm 37:9-10

Those who do evil will perish. But those who wait on the LORD will inherit the land.

Psalm 73:18-20

You have certainly set them in slippery places; you will make them fall to their ruin.

Proverbs 1:27

when what you dread comes like a storm, and your calamity comes on like a whirlwind, when distress and anguish come upon you.

Proverbs 10:30

The righteous will never be overthrown, but the wicked will never inhabit the land.

Proverbs 12:7

After they're overthrown, the wicked won't be found, but the house of the righteous stands firm.

Isaiah 40:24

No sooner are they planted, no sooner are they sown, no sooner have their stems taken root in the earth, than he blows on them, and they wither, and the tempest sweeps them away like stubble.

Matthew 7:24-27

"Therefore, everyone who listens to these messages of mine and puts them into practice is like a wise man who built his house on a rock.

Matthew 16:18

I tell you that you are Peter, and it is on this rock that I will build my congregation, and the powers of hell will not conquer it.

Ephesians 2:20

having been built on the foundation of the apostles and prophets, the Messiah Jesus himself being the cornerstone.

1 Timothy 6:19

By doing this they store up a treasure for themselves that is a good foundation for the future, so that they can keep their hold on the life that is real.

2 Timothy 2:19

However, God's solid foundation still stands. It has this inscription on it: "The Lord knows those who belong to him," and "Everyone who calls on the name of the Lord must turn away from evil."

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