Parallel Verses

Lexham Expanded Bible

Many plans [are] in the heart of a man, but the purpose of Yahweh will be established.

New American Standard Bible

Many plans are in a man's heart, But the counsel of the LORD will stand.

King James Version

There are many devices in a man's heart; nevertheless the counsel of the LORD, that shall stand.

Holman Bible

Many plans are in a man's heart, but the Lord's decree will prevail.

International Standard Version

Many plans occupy the mind of a man, but the LORD's purposes will prevail.

A Conservative Version

There are many devices in a man's heart, but the counsel of LORD, that shall stand.

American Standard Version

There are many devices in a man's heart; But the counsel of Jehovah, that shall stand.

Amplified

Many plans are in a man's mind, but it is the Lord's purpose for him that will stand.

Bible in Basic English

A man's heart may be full of designs, but the purpose of the Lord is unchanging.

Darby Translation

Many are the thoughts in a man's heart, but the counsel of Jehovah, that doth stand.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

There are many thoughts in the heart of man; nevertheless the counsel of the LORD shall stand.

Julia Smith Translation

Many purposes in a man's heart: and the counsel of Jehovah, that shall stand.

King James 2000

There are many plans in a man's heart; nevertheless the counsel of the LORD, that shall stand.

Modern King James verseion

There are many purposes in a man's heart, but the counsel of Jehovah shall stand.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

There are many devices in a man's heart; nevertheless the counsel of the LORD shall stand.

NET Bible

There are many plans in a person's mind, but it is the counsel of the Lord which will stand.

New Heart English Bible

There are many plans in a man's heart, but the LORD's counsel will prevail.

The Emphasized Bible

Many are the devices in a man's heart, but, the counsel of Yahweh, that, shall stand.

Webster

There are many devices in a man's heart; nevertheless the counsel of the LORD, that shall stand.

World English Bible

There are many plans in a man's heart, but Yahweh's counsel will prevail.

Youngs Literal Translation

Many are the purposes in a man's heart, And the counsel of Jehovah it standeth.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
מחשׁבת מחשׁבה 
Machashabah 
Usage: 56

in a man's
אישׁ 
'iysh 
Usage: 692

of the Lord

Usage: 0

References

Easton

Fausets

Prayers for Proverbs 19:21

Context Readings

A Foolish Son Brings Ruin To Others

20 Listen [to] advice and accept instruction so that you will gain wisdom for your {future}. 21 Many plans [are] in the heart of a man, but the purpose of Yahweh will be established. 22 The craving of a man [is] his steadfast loyalty, and [it is] better [to be] poor than a {liar}.



Cross References

Psalm 33:10-11

Yahweh brings to nothing [the] plan of nations; he frustrates [the] intents of peoples.

Proverbs 16:9

The {mind} of a person will plan his ways, and Yahweh will direct his steps.

Isaiah 14:26-27

This [is] the plan that is planned concerning all of the earth; and this [is] the hand that is stretched out over all of the nations.

Job 23:13

"But he [is] {alone}, and who can dissuade him? And {whatever he desires}, {indeed}, he does [it].

Proverbs 16:1

To mortals [belong] the plans of the heart, but from Yahweh [comes] the answer of the tongue.

Isaiah 14:24

Yahweh of hosts has sworn, saying, "{Surely} just as I have intended, so it shall be. And just as I have planned, it shall stand:

Isaiah 46:10

who from [the] beginning declares [the] end, and from before, [things] that have not been done, who says, 'My plan shall stand,' and, 'I will accomplish all my wishes,'

Genesis 37:19-20

And each said to his brothers, "Look, this master of dreams is coming.

Genesis 45:4-8

So Joseph said to his brothers, "Come near to me, please." And they drew near. And he said, "I [am] Joseph, your brother, whom you sold into Egypt.

Genesis 50:20

As for you, you planned evil against me, [but] God planned it for good, in order to do this--to keep many people alive--as [it is] today.

Esther 9:25

But when it came {to the attention of} the king, he {gave orders in writing} [that] his evil plot that he had devised against the Jews should return on his head, and they hung him and his sons on the gallows.

Psalm 21:11

Though they have {plotted} evil against you, [though] they have planned a scheme, they will not prevail.

Psalm 83:4

They say, "Come, let us annihilate them from [being] a nation, so that the name of Israel will be remembered no more."

Proverbs 12:2

The good obtains favor from Yahweh, but anyone who schemes, he condemns.

Proverbs 21:1

Streams of water [are] the heart of a king in the hand of Yahweh; {wherever} he will desire, he will turn.

Proverbs 21:30

There is no wisdom, nor understanding, nor counsel to oppose Yahweh.

Ecclesiastes 7:29

Look! This alone I found: God made mankind upright, but they have devised many schemes."

Isaiah 7:6-7

"Let us go up against Judah and let us tear her apart, {and let us lay it open and so bring it unto ourselves}, and let us install the son of Tabeel [as] king in her midst."

Daniel 4:35

And all the dwellers of the earth are regarded as nothing, and he does {according to} his desire in the host of heaven and [among] the dwellers of earth, and there is not [one] who can hold back his hand, or {ask him}, 'What are you doing?'

Daniel 11:24-25

In [a time of] ease and in [the] rich parts of [the] province, he will come and he will do what {his predecessors} did not do; he will distribute plunder and spoil and possessions to them, and he will devise his plans against fortifications, but [only] {for a time}.

Matthew 26:4-5

and plotted in order that they could arrest Jesus by stealth and kill [him].

Matthew 27:63-64

saying, "Sir, we remember that [while] that deceiver was still alive he said, 'After three days I will rise.'

Acts 4:27-28

For in truth both Herod and Pontius Pilate, together with the Gentiles and the peoples of Israel, assembled together in this city against your holy servant Jesus whom you anointed,

Acts 5:38-39

And now I tell you, keep away from these men, and leave them alone, because if this plan or this matter is from people, it will be overthrown.

Ephesians 1:11

in whom also we were chosen, having been predestined according to the purpose of the One who works all [things] according to the counsel of his will,

Hebrews 6:17-18

In the same way God, [because he] wanted to show even more to the heirs of the promise the unchangeableness of his resolve, guaranteed [it] with an oath,

1 Peter 2:8

and "A stone of stumbling and a rock of offense," who stumble [because they] disobey the word to which also they were consigned.

Jude 1:4

For certain men have slipped in stealthily, who were designated long ago for this condemnation, ungodly ones, who change the grace of our God into licentiousness and who deny our only Master and Lord Jesus Christ.

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