Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

For there will be no future for the evil man; The lamp of the wicked will be put out.

King James Version

For there shall be no reward to the evil man; the candle of the wicked shall be put out.

Holman Bible

For the evil have no future;
the lamp of the wicked will be put out.

International Standard Version

For the wicked man has no future; the lamp of the wicked will be extinguished.

A Conservative Version

For there shall be no reward to the evil man. The lamp of the wicked shall be put out.

American Standard Version

For there shall be no reward to the evil man; The lamp of the wicked shall be put out.

Amplified

For there shall be no reward for the evil man; the lamp of the wicked shall be put out.

Bible in Basic English

For there will be no future for the evil man; the light of sinners will be put out.

Darby Translation

for there shall be no future to the evil man; the lamp of the wicked shall be put out.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

for the evil man shall not come to a good end; the fire of the wicked shall be put out.

Julia Smith Translation

For there shall be no latter state to the evil one: the light of the unjust shall be extinguished.

King James 2000

For there shall be no reward to the evil man; the lamp of the wicked shall be put out.

Lexham Expanded Bible

For there will not be a future for the evil; the lamp of the wicked will die out.

Modern King James verseion

for there shall not be a hereafter to the evil; the lamp of the wicked shall be put out.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And why? The wicked hath nothing to hope for, and the candle of the ungodly shall be put out.

NET Bible

for the evil person has no future, and the lamp of the wicked will be extinguished.

New Heart English Bible

for there will be no reward to the evil man; and the lamp of the wicked shall be snuffed out.

The Emphasized Bible

For there shall be no future for the wicked, The lamp of the lawless, shall go out.

Webster

For there shall be no reward to the evil man; the candle of the wicked shall be extinguished.

World English Bible

for there will be no reward to the evil man; and the lamp of the wicked shall be snuffed out.

Youngs Literal Translation

For there is not a posterity to the evil, The lamp of the wicked is extinguished.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
אחרית 
'achariyth 
Usage: 61

to the evil
רעה רע 
Ra` 
Usage: 669

man the candle
נרה נר ניר נר ניר 
Niyr 
Usage: 48

of the wicked
רשׁע 
Rasha` 
Usage: 263

References

Easton

Morish

Context Readings

Learning From Your Father

19 Do not fret because of evildoers Or be envious of the wicked; 20 For there will be no future for the evil man; The lamp of the wicked will be put out. 21 My son, fear the LORD and the king; Do not associate with those who are given to change,



Cross References

Proverbs 13:9

The light of the righteous rejoices, But the lamp of the wicked goes out.

Job 18:5-6

"Indeed, the light of the wicked goes out, And the flame of his fire gives no light.

Job 21:17

"How often is the lamp of the wicked put out, Or does their calamity fall on them? Does God apportion destruction in His anger?

Proverbs 20:20

He who curses his father or his mother, His lamp will go out in time of darkness.

Psalm 9:17

The wicked will return to Sheol, Even all the nations who forget God.

Psalm 11:6

Upon the wicked He will rain snares; Fire and brimstone and burning wind will be the portion of their cup.

Proverbs 23:18

Surely there is a future, And your hope will not be cut off.

Isaiah 3:11

Woe to the wicked! It will go badly with him, For what he deserves will be done to him.

Matthew 8:12

but the sons of the kingdom will be cast out into the outer darkness; in that place there will be weeping and gnashing of teeth."

Matthew 25:8

"The foolish said to the prudent, 'Give us some of your oil, for our lamps are going out.'

Jude 1:13

wild waves of the sea, casting up their own shame like foam; wandering stars, for whom the black darkness has been reserved forever.

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