Parallel Verses

American Standard Version

For the upright shall dwell in the land, And the perfect shall remain in it.

New American Standard Bible

For the upright will live in the land
And the blameless will remain in it;

King James Version

For the upright shall dwell in the land, and the perfect shall remain in it.

Holman Bible

For the upright will inhabit the land,
and those of integrity will remain in it;

International Standard Version

For the upright will live in the land, and people of integrity will remain in it.

A Conservative Version

For the upright shall dwell in the land, and the perfect shall remain in it.

Amplified


For the upright [those who are in right standing with God] will live in the land
And those [of integrity] who are blameless [in God’s sight] will remain in it;

Bible in Basic English

For the upright will be living in the land, and the good will have it for their heritage.

Darby Translation

For the upright shall dwell in the land, and the perfect shall remain in it;

Julia Smith Translation

For the upright shall dwell in the land, and the blameless shall remain in it

King James 2000

For the upright shall dwell in the land, and the blameless shall remain in it.

Lexham Expanded Bible

For those who are upright will dwell [in the] land, and those who are blameless will remain in it.

Modern King James verseion

For the upright shall dwell in the land, and the perfect shall remain in it.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

For the just shall dwell in the land, and the innocent shall remain in it.

NET Bible

For the upright will reside in the land, and those with integrity will remain in it,

New Heart English Bible

For the upright will dwell in the land. The perfect will remain in it.

The Emphasized Bible

For, the upright, shall abide on the earth, - and, the men of integrity, shall remain therein;

Webster

For the upright shall dwell in the land, and the perfect shall remain in it.

World English Bible

For the upright will dwell in the land. The perfect will remain in it.

Youngs Literal Translation

For the upright do inhabit the earth, And the perfect are left in it,

Topics

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
שׁכן 
Shakan 
Usage: 128

in the land
ארץ 
'erets 
Usage: 2504

and the perfect
תּמים 
Tamiym 
Usage: 91

References

Hastings

Context Readings

The Benefits Of Wisdom

20 That thou mayest walk in the way of good men, And keep the paths of the righteous. 21 For the upright shall dwell in the land, And the perfect shall remain in it. 22 But the wicked shall be cut off from the land, And the treacherous shall be rooted out of it.


Cross References

Psalm 37:29

The righteous shall inherit the land, And dwell therein for ever.

Psalm 37:9

For evil-doers shall be cut off; But those that wait for Jehovah, they shall inherit the land.

Psalm 84:11

For Jehovah God is a sun and a shield: Jehovah will give grace and glory; No good thing will he withhold from them that walk uprightly.

Job 1:1

There was a man in the land of Uz, whose name was Job; and that man was perfect and upright, and one that feared God, and turned away from evil.

Job 42:12

So Jehovah blessed the latter end of Job more than his beginning: And he had fourteen thousand sheep, and six thousand camels, and a thousand yoke of oxen, and a thousand she-asses.

Psalm 37:3

Trust in Jehovah, and do good; Dwell in the land, and feed on his faithfulness.

Psalm 37:11

But the meek shall inherit the land, And shall delight themselves in the abundance of peace.

Psalm 37:22

For such as are blessed of him shall inherit the land; And they that are cursed of him shall be cut off.

Psalm 112:4-6

Unto the upright there ariseth light in the darkness: He is gracious, and merciful, and righteous.

Proverbs 10:30

The righteous shall never be removed; But the wicked shall not dwell in the land.

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