Parallel Verses

Jubilee 2000 Bible

The perfection of the upright shall guide them in the way, but the perverseness of transgressors shall destroy them.

New American Standard Bible

The integrity of the upright will guide them, But the crookedness of the treacherous will destroy them.

King James Version

The integrity of the upright shall guide them: but the perverseness of transgressors shall destroy them.

Holman Bible

The integrity of the upright guides them,
but the perversity of the treacherous destroys them.

International Standard Version

The integrity of the righteous guides them, but the hypocrisy of the treacherous destroys them.

A Conservative Version

The integrity of the upright shall guide them, but the perverseness of the treacherous shall destroy them.

American Standard Version

The integrity of the upright shall guide them; But the perverseness of the treacherous shall destroy them.

Amplified

The integrity of the upright shall guide them, but the willful contrariness and crookedness of the treacherous shall destroy them.

Bible in Basic English

The righteousness of the upright will be their guide, but the twisted ways of the false will be their destruction.

Darby Translation

The integrity of the upright guideth them; but the crookedness of the unfaithful destroyeth them.

Julia Smith Translation

The integrity of the upright shall guide them: and the perverseness of transgressors shall destroy them.

King James 2000

The integrity of the upright shall guide them: but the perverseness of transgressors shall destroy them.

Lexham Expanded Bible

The integrity of the upright guides them, but the crookedness of the treacherous destroys them.

Modern King James verseion

The integrity of the upright shall guide them; but the crookedness of traitors shall destroy them.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

The innocent dealing of the just shall lead them; but the unfaithfulness of the despisers shall be their own destruction.

NET Bible

The integrity of the upright guides them, but the crookedness of the unfaithful destroys them.

New Heart English Bible

The integrity of the upright shall guide them, but the perverseness of the treacherous shall destroy them.

The Emphasized Bible

The integrity of the upright, shall guide them, but, the crookedness of the treacherous, shall be their ruin.

Webster

The integrity of the upright shall guide them: but the perverseness of transgressors shall destroy them.

World English Bible

The integrity of the upright shall guide them, but the perverseness of the treacherous shall destroy them.

Youngs Literal Translation

The integrity of the upright leadeth them, And the perverseness of the treacherous destroyeth them.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
תּמּה 
Tummah 
Usage: 5

נחה 
Nachah 
Usage: 39

them but the perverseness
סלף 
Celeph 
Usage: 2

שׁדד 
Shadad 
Usage: 57

Verse Info

Context Readings

Proverbs Of Solomon

2 When pride comes, then comes shame, but with the humble is wisdom. 3 The perfection of the upright shall guide them in the way, but the perverseness of transgressors shall destroy them. 4 Riches shall not profit in the day of wrath, but righteousness shall deliver from death.



Cross References

Proverbs 13:6

Righteousness keeps the one of the perfect way: but wickedness overthrows the sinner.

Psalm 25:21

Tau Integrity and uprightness shall preserve me, for I have waited for thee.

Psalm 26:1

Judge me, O LORD, for I have walked in my integrity; I have trusted also in the LORD; therefore I shall not slide.

Proverbs 11:5

The righteousness of the perfect shall straighten his way, but the wicked shall fall by his own wickedness.

Proverbs 19:3

The foolishness of man perverts his way, and his heart is wroth against the LORD.

Proverbs 21:7

The robbery of the wicked shall destroy them because they refuse to do judgment.

Proverbs 28:18

Whosoever walks in integrity shall be saved, but he that is perverse in his ways shall fall into one of them.

Ecclesiastes 7:17

Do not be hasty to condemn, neither be thou foolish: why should thou die in the midst of thy labours?

Isaiah 1:28

And the destruction of the transgressors and of the sinners shall be together, and those that forsook the LORD shall be consumed.

John 7:17

If anyone desires to do his will, he shall know of the doctrine, whether it is of God or whether I speak of myself.

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