Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

For a righteous man falls seven times, and rises again, But the wicked stumble in time of calamity.

King James Version

For a just man falleth seven times, and riseth up again: but the wicked shall fall into mischief.

Holman Bible

Though a righteous man falls seven times, he will get up, but the wicked will stumble into ruin.

International Standard Version

for though a righteous man falls seven times, he will rise again, but the wicked stumble into calamity.

A Conservative Version

For a righteous man falls seven times, and rises up again, but the wicked are overthrown by calamity.

American Standard Version

For a righteous man falleth seven times, and riseth up again; But the wicked are overthrown by calamity.

Amplified

For a righteous man falls seven times and rises again, but the wicked are overthrown by calamity.

Bible in Basic English

For an upright man, after falling seven times, will get up again: but trouble is the downfall of the evil.

Darby Translation

For the righteous falleth seven times, and riseth up again; but the wicked stumble into disaster.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

For a just man falls seven times and rises up again, but the wicked shall fall into evil.

Julia Smith Translation

For the just one shall fall seven times, and rise: and the unjust shall be weak in evil

King James 2000

For a just man falls seven times, and rises up again: but the wicked shall fall by calamity.

Lexham Expanded Bible

For seven [times] the righteous will fall, but he will rise, but the wicked will be overthrown by calamity.

Modern King James verseion

for a just one falls seven times, and rises up again; but the wicked shall fall into evil.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

For a just man falleth seven times, and riseth up again; but the ungodly fall into wickedness.

NET Bible

Although a righteous person may fall seven times, he gets up again, but the wicked will be brought down by calamity.

New Heart English Bible

for a righteous man falls seven times, and rises up again; but the wicked are overthrown by calamity.

The Emphasized Bible

For, seven times, may the righteous fall and yet arise, but, lawless men, shall stumble into calamity.

Webster

For a just man falleth seven times, and riseth again: but the wicked shall fall into mischief.

World English Bible

for a righteous man falls seven times, and rises up again; but the wicked are overthrown by calamity.

Youngs Literal Translation

For seven times doth the righteous fall and rise, And the wicked stumble in evil.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
צדּיק 
Tsaddiyq 
Usage: 206

and riseth up again
קוּם 
Quwm 
Usage: 629

but the wicked
רשׁע 
Rasha` 
Usage: 263

References

Context Readings

Learning From Your Father

15 Do not lie in wait, O wicked man, against the dwelling of the righteous; Do not destroy his resting place; 16 For a righteous man falls seven times, and rises again, But the wicked stumble in time of calamity. 17 Do not rejoice when your enemy falls, And do not let your heart be glad when he stumbles;



Cross References

Job 5:19

"From six troubles He will deliver you, Even in seven evil will not touch you.

Psalm 37:24

When he falls, he will not be hurled headlong, Because the LORD is the One who holds his hand.

Psalm 34:19

Many are the afflictions of the righteous, But the LORD delivers him out of them all.

1 Samuel 26:10

David also said, "As the LORD lives, surely the LORD will strike him, or his day will come that he dies, or he will go down into battle and perish.

1 Samuel 31:4

Then Saul said to his armor bearer, "Draw your sword and pierce me through with it, otherwise these uncircumcised will come and pierce me through and make sport of me " But his armor bearer would not, for he was greatly afraid So Saul took his sword and fell on it.

Esther 7:10

So they hanged Haman on the gallows which he had prepared for Mordecai, and the king's anger subsided.

Psalm 7:16

His mischief will return upon his own head, And his violence will descend upon his own pate.

Psalm 52:5

But God will break you down forever; He will snatch you up and tear you away from your tent, And uproot you from the land of the living. Selah.

Proverbs 13:17

A wicked messenger falls into adversity, But a faithful envoy brings healing.

Proverbs 14:32

The wicked is thrust down by his wrongdoing, But the righteous has a refuge when he dies.

Proverbs 28:14-18

How blessed is the man who fears always, But he who hardens his heart will fall into calamity.

Amos 5:2

She has fallen, she will not rise again-- The virgin Israel She lies neglected on her land; There is none to raise her up.

Amos 8:14

"As for those who swear by the guilt of Samaria, Who say, 'As your god lives, O Dan,' And, 'As the way of Beersheba lives,' They will fall and not rise again."

Micah 7:8-10

Do not rejoice over me, O my enemy Though I fall I will rise; Though I dwell in darkness, the LORD is a light for me.

Acts 12:23

And immediately an angel of the Lord struck him because he did not give God the glory, and he was eaten by worms and died.

2 Corinthians 1:8-10

For we do not want you to be unaware, brethren, of our affliction which came to us in Asia, that we were burdened excessively, beyond our strength, so that we despaired even of life;

2 Corinthians 4:8-12

we are afflicted in every way, but not crushed; perplexed, but not despairing;

2 Corinthians 11:23-27

Are they servants of Christ?--I speak as if insane--I more so; in far more labors, in far more imprisonments, beaten times without number, often in danger of death.

1 Thessalonians 5:3

While they are saying, "Peace and safety!" then destruction will come upon them suddenly like labor pains upon a woman with child, and they will not escape.

Revelation 18:20-21

"Rejoice over her, O heaven, and you saints and apostles and prophets, because God has pronounced judgment for you against her."



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