Parallel Verses

American Standard Version

Let not thy heart envy sinners; But be thou in the fear of Jehovah all the day long:

New American Standard Bible

Do not let your heart envy sinners,
But live in the fear of the Lord always.

King James Version

Let not thine heart envy sinners: but be thou in the fear of the LORD all the day long.

Holman Bible

Don’t let your heart envy sinners;
instead, always fear the Lord.

International Standard Version

Never let yourself envy sinners; instead, remain in fear of the LORD every day,

Amplified


Do not let your heart envy sinners [who live godless lives and have no hope of salvation],
But [continue to] live in the [reverent, worshipful] fear of the Lord day by day.

Bible in Basic English

Have no envy of sinners in your heart, but keep in the fear of the Lord all through the day;

Darby Translation

Let not thy heart envy sinners, but be thou in the fear of Jehovah all the day;

Julia Smith Translation

Thy heart shall not envy against those sinning: but be in the fear of Jehovah all the day.

King James 2000

Let not your heart envy sinners: but be in the fear of the LORD all the day long.

Lexham Expanded Bible

May your heart not envy the sinners, but [live] in fear of Yahweh {all day}.

Modern King James verseion

Do not let your heart envy sinners; but be in the fear of Jehovah all the day long.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Let not thine heart be jealous to follow sinners; but keep thee still in the fear of the LORD all the day long:

NET Bible

Do not let your heart envy sinners, but rather be zealous in fearing the Lord all the time.

New Heart English Bible

Do not let your heart envy sinners; but rather fear the LORD all the day long.

The Emphasized Bible

Let not thy heart be envious of sinners, only of the reverence of Yahweh, all day long;

Webster

Let not thy heart envy sinners: but be thou in the fear of the LORD all the day long.

World English Bible

Don't let your heart envy sinners; but rather fear Yahweh all the day long.

Youngs Literal Translation

Let not thy heart be envious at sinners, But -- in the fear of Jehovah all the day.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
קנא 
Qana' 
Usage: 34

חטּא 
Chatta' 
Usage: 19

but be thou in the fear
יראה 
Yir'ah 
Usage: 45

of the Lord

Usage: 0

all the day
יום 
Yowm 
Usage: 2293

References

Context Readings

Learning From Your Father

16 Yea, my heart will rejoice, When thy lips speak right things. 17 Let not thy heart envy sinners; But be thou in the fear of Jehovah all the day long: 18 For surely there is a reward; And thy hope shall not be cut off.



Cross References

Proverbs 28:14

Happy is the man that feareth alway; But he that hardeneth his heart shall fall into mischief.

Proverbs 24:1

Be not thou envious against evil men; Neither desire to be with them:

Psalm 37:1-3

Fret not thyself because of evil-doers, Neither be thou envious against them that work unrighteousness.

Psalm 73:3-7

For I was envious at the arrogant, When I saw the prosperity of the wicked.

Psalm 111:10-1

The fear of Jehovah is the beginning of wisdom; A good understanding have all they that do his commandments : His praise endureth for ever.

Proverbs 3:31

Envy thou not the man of violence, And choose none of his ways.

Proverbs 15:16

Better is little, with the fear of Jehovah, Than great treasure and trouble therewith.

Ecclesiastes 5:7

For in the multitude of dreams there are vanities, and in many words: but fear thou God.

Ecclesiastes 12:13-14

This is the end of the matter; all hath been heard: fear God, and keep his commandments; for this is the whole duty of man.

Acts 9:31

So the church throughout all Judaea and Galilee and Samaria had peace, being edified; and, walking in the fear of the Lord and in the comfort of the Holy Spirit, was multiplied.

2 Corinthians 7:1

Having therefore these promises, beloved, let us cleanse ourselves from all defilement of flesh and spirit, perfecting holiness in the fear of God.

1 Peter 1:17

And if ye call on him as Father, who without respect of persons judgeth according to each man's work, pass the time of your sojourning in fear:

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