Parallel Verses

Amplified

Riches provide no security in any day of wrath and judgment, but righteousness (uprightness and right standing with God) delivers from death.

New American Standard Bible

Riches do not profit in the day of wrath, But righteousness delivers from death.

King James Version

Riches profit not in the day of wrath: but righteousness delivereth from death.

Holman Bible

Wealth is not profitable on a day of wrath,
but righteousness rescues from death.

International Standard Version

Wealth won't help in the time of judgment, but righteousness will deliver from death.

A Conservative Version

Riches do not profit in the day of wrath, but righteousness delivers from death.

American Standard Version

Riches profit not in the day of wrath; But righteousness delivereth from death.

Bible in Basic English

Wealth is of no profit in the day of wrath, but righteousness keeps a man safe from death.

Darby Translation

Wealth profiteth not in the day of wrath; but righteousness delivereth from death.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Riches shall not profit in the day of wrath, but righteousness shall deliver from death.

Julia Smith Translation

Wealth will not profit in the day of wrath, and justice will deliver from death.

King James 2000

Riches profit not in the day of wrath: but righteousness delivers from death.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Wealth does not profit on the day of wrath, but righteousness will deliver from death.

Modern King James verseion

Riches do not profit in the day of wrath, but righteousness delivers from death.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Riches help not in the day of vengeance; but righteousness delivereth from death.

NET Bible

Wealth does not profit in the day of wrath, but righteousness delivers from mortal danger.

New Heart English Bible

Riches do not profit in the day of wrath, but righteousness delivers from death.

The Emphasized Bible

Wealth, shall not profit, in the day of wrath, but, righteousness, shall deliver from death.

Webster

Riches profit not in the day of wrath: but righteousness delivereth from death.

World English Bible

Riches don't profit in the day of wrath, but righteousness delivers from death.

Youngs Literal Translation

Wealth profiteth not in a day of wrath, And righteousness delivereth from death.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
הון 
Hown 
Usage: 26

יעל 
Ya`al 
Usage: 23

not in the day
יום 
Yowm 
Usage: 2293

of wrath
עברה 
`ebrah 
Usage: 34

נצל 
Natsal 
Usage: 213

References

Context Readings

Proverbs Of Solomon

3 The integrity of the upright shall guide them, but the willful contrariness and crookedness of the treacherous shall destroy them. 4 Riches provide no security in any day of wrath and judgment, but righteousness (uprightness and right standing with God) delivers from death. 5 The righteousness of the blameless shall rectify and make plain their way and keep it straight, but the wicked shall fall by their own wickedness.



Cross References

Genesis 7:1

And the Lord said to Noah, Come with all your household into the ark, for I have seen you to be righteous (upright and in right standing) before Me in this generation.

Proverbs 10:2

Treasures of wickedness profit nothing, but righteousness (moral and spiritual rectitude in every area and relation) delivers from death.

Zephaniah 1:18

Neither their silver nor their gold shall be able to deliver them in the day of the Lord's indignation and wrath. But the whole earth shall be consumed in the fire of His jealous wrath, for a full, yes, a sudden, end will He make of all the inhabitants of the earth.

Ezekiel 7:19

They shall cast their silver into the streets, and their gold shall be [discarded] like an unclean thing or rubbish; their silver and their gold shall not be able to deliver them in the day of the wrath of the Lord; they shall not satisfy their animal cravings nor fill their stomachs with them, for [wealth] has been the stumbling block of their iniquity.

Job 36:18-19

For let not wrath entice you into scorning chastisements; and let not the greatness of the ransom [the suffering, if rightly endured] turn you aside.

Psalm 49:6-8

Even of those who trust in and lean on their wealth and boast of the abundance of their riches?

Proverbs 12:28

Life is in the way of righteousness (moral and spiritual rectitude in every area and relation), and in its pathway there is no death but immortality (perpetual, eternal life).

Matthew 16:26

For what will it profit a man if he gains the whole world and forfeits his life [his blessed life in the kingdom of God]? Or what would a man give as an exchange for his [blessed] life [in the kingdom of God]?

Luke 12:20

But God said to him, You fool! This very night they [the messengers of God] will demand your soul of you; and all the things that you have prepared, whose will they be?

Romans 5:17

For if because of one man's trespass (lapse, offense) death reigned through that one, much more surely will those who receive [God's] overflowing grace (unmerited favor) and the free gift of righteousness [putting them into right standing with Himself] reign as kings in life through the one Man Jesus Christ (the Messiah, the Anointed One).

1 Timothy 4:8

For physical training is of some value (useful for a little), but godliness (spiritual training) is useful and of value in everything and in every way, for it holds promise for the present life and also for the life which is to come.

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