Parallel Verses

Amplified

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

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.

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
For a just
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 Lie not in wait as a wicked man against the dwelling of the [uncompromisingly] righteous (the upright, in right standing with God); destroy not his resting-place; 16 For a righteous man falls seven times and rises again, but the wicked are overthrown by calamity. 17 Rejoice not when your enemy falls, and let not your heart be glad when he stumbles or is overthrown,



Cross References

Job 5:19

He will rescue you in six troubles; in seven nothing that is evil [for you] will touch you.

Psalm 37:24

Though he falls, he shall not be utterly cast down, for the Lord grasps his hand in support and upholds him.

Psalm 34:19

Many evils confront the [consistently] righteous, but the Lord delivers him out of them all.

1 Samuel 26:10

David said, As the Lord lives, [He] will smite him; or his day will come to die or he will go down in battle and perish.

1 Samuel 31:4

Saul said to his armor-bearer, Draw your sword and thrust me through, lest these uncircumcised come and thrust me through and abuse and mock me. But his armor-bearer would not, for he was terrified. So Saul took a sword and fell upon it.

Esther 7:10

So they hanged Haman on the gallows that he had prepared for Mordecai. Then the king's wrath was pacified.

Psalm 7:16

His mischief shall fall back in return upon his own head, and his violence come down [with the loose dirt] upon his own scalp.

Psalm 52:5

God will likewise break you down and destroy you forever; He will lay hold of you and pluck you out of your tent and uproot you from the land of the living. Selah [pause, and calmly think of that]!

Proverbs 13:17

A wicked messenger falls into evil, but a faithful ambassador brings healing.

Proverbs 14:32

The wicked is overthrown through his wrongdoing and calamity, but the [consistently] righteous has hope and confidence even in death.

Proverbs 28:14-18

Blessed (happy, fortunate, and to be envied) is the man who reverently and worshipfully fears [the Lord] at all times [regardless of circumstances], but he who hardens his heart will fall into calamity.

Amos 5:2

The Virgin of Israel has fallen; she shall no more rise; she lies cast down and forsaken on her land; there is no one to raise her up.

Amos 8:14

Those who swear by Ashimah or the sin of Samaria and say, By the life of your god [the golden calf], O Dan! and [swear], By the life of the way of [idolatrous] Beersheba, they shall fall and rise no more.

Micah 7:8-10

Rejoice not against me, O my enemy! When I fall, I shall arise; when I sit in darkness, the Lord shall be a light to me.

Acts 12:23

And at once an angel of the Lord smote him and cut him down, because he did not give God the glory (the preeminence and kingly majesty that belong to Him as the supreme Ruler); and he was eaten by worms and died.

2 Corinthians 1:8-10

For we do not want you to be uninformed, brethren, about the affliction and oppressing distress which befell us in [the province of] Asia, how we were so utterly and unbearably weighed down and crushed that we despaired even of life [itself].

2 Corinthians 4:8-12

We are hedged in (pressed) on every side [troubled and oppressed in every way], but not cramped or crushed; we suffer embarrassments and are perplexed and unable to find a way out, but not driven to despair;

2 Corinthians 11:23-27

Are they [ministering] servants of Christ (the Messiah)? I am talking like one beside himself, [but] I am more, with far more extensive and abundant labors, with far more imprisonments, [beaten] with countless stripes, and frequently [at the point of] death.

1 Thessalonians 5:3

When people are saying, All is well and secure, and, There is peace and safety, then in a moment unforeseen destruction (ruin and death) will come upon them as suddenly as labor pains come upon a woman with child; and they shall by no means escape, for there will be no escape.

Revelation 18:20-21

Rejoice (celebrate) over her, O heaven! O saints (people of God) and apostles and prophets, because God has executed vengeance for you upon her!

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