Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

No harm befalls the righteous, But the wicked are filled with trouble.

King James Version

There shall no evil happen to the just: but the wicked shall be filled with mischief.

Holman Bible

No disaster [overcomes] the righteous, but the wicked are full of misery.

International Standard Version

No harm overwhelms the righteous, but the wicked overflow with trouble.

A Conservative Version

There shall no mischief happen to a righteous man, but the wicked shall be filled with evil.

American Standard Version

There shall no mischief happen to the righteous; But the wicked shall be filled with evil.

Amplified

No [actual] evil, misfortune, or calamity shall come upon the righteous, but the wicked shall be filled with evil, misfortune, and calamity.

Bible in Basic English

No trouble will come to upright men, but sinners will be full of evil.

Darby Translation

There shall no evil happen to a righteous man; but the wicked shall be filled with mischief.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

No iniquity shall overtake the righteous: but the wicked shall be filled with evil.

Julia Smith Translation

No iniquity shall approach to the just one: and the unjust were filled with evil.

King James 2000

There shall no evil happen to the just: but the wicked shall be filled with trouble.

Lexham Expanded Bible

{No evil will happen} to the righteous, but the wicked are filled [with] trouble.

Modern King James verseion

No evil shall happen to the just, but the wicked shall be filled with mischief.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

There shall no misfortune happen unto the just; but the ungodly shall be filled with misery.

NET Bible

The righteous do not encounter any harm, but the wicked are filled with calamity.

New Heart English Bible

No mischief shall happen to the righteous, but the wicked shall be filled with evil.

The Emphasized Bible

Unseemly to the righteous, is any trouble, but, the lawless, are full of misfortune.

Webster

There shall no evil happen to the just: but the wicked shall be filled with mischief.

World English Bible

No mischief shall happen to the righteous, but the wicked shall be filled with evil.

Youngs Literal Translation

No iniquity is desired by the righteous, And the wicked have been full of evil.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
אנה 
'anah 
Usage: 4

to the just
צדּיק 
Tsaddiyq 
Usage: 206

but the wicked
רשׁע 
Rasha` 
Usage: 263

Context Readings

Proverbs Of Solomon

20 Deceit is in the heart of those who devise evil, But counselors of peace have joy. 21 No harm befalls the righteous, But the wicked are filled with trouble. 22 Lying lips are an abomination to the LORD, But those who deal faithfully are His delight.



Cross References

Psalm 91:10

No evil will befall you, Nor will any plague come near your tent.

1 Peter 3:13

Who is there to harm you if you prove zealous for what is good?

Revelation 18:6

"Pay her back even as she has paid, and give back to her double according to her deeds; in the cup which she has mixed, mix twice as much for her.

Jeremiah 13:12-14

"Therefore you are to speak this word to them, 'Thus says the LORD, the God of Israel, "Every jug is to be filled with wine."' And when they say to you, 'Do we not very well know that every jug is to be filled with wine?'

Habakkuk 2:16

"You will be filled with disgrace rather than honor. Now you yourself drink and expose your own nakedness The cup in the LORD'S right hand will come around to you, And utter disgrace will come upon your glory.

Proverbs 1:31

"So they shall eat of the fruit of their own way And be satiated with their own devices.

Proverbs 14:14

The backslider in heart will have his fill of his own ways, But a good man will be satisfied with his.

Romans 8:28

And we know that God causes all things to work together for good to those who love God, to those who are called according to His purpose.

1 Corinthians 3:22-23

whether Paul or Apollos or Cephas or the world or life or death or things present or things to come; all things belong to you,

2 Corinthians 4:17

For momentary, light affliction is producing for us an eternal weight of glory far beyond all comparison,



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