Parallel Verses

King James 2000

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

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.

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 Fret not yourself because of evil men, neither be you envious at the wicked; 20 For there shall be no reward to the evil man; the lamp of the wicked shall be put out. 21 My son, fear the LORD and the king: and associate not with them that are given to change:



Cross References

Proverbs 13:9

The light of the righteous rejoices: but the lamp of the wicked shall be put out.

Job 18:5-6

Yea, the light of the wicked shall be put out, and the flame of his fire shall not shine.

Job 21:17

How often is the lamp of the wicked put out! and how often comes their destruction upon them! God distributes sorrows in his anger.

Proverbs 20:20

Whosoever curses his father or his mother, his lamp shall be put out in utter darkness.

Psalm 9:17

The wicked shall be turned into sheol, and all the nations that forget God.

Psalm 11:6

Upon the wicked he shall rain snares, fire and brimstone, and a horrible tempest: this shall be the portion of their cup.

Proverbs 23:18

For surely there is a future hope; and your expectation shall not be cut off.

Isaiah 3:11

Woe unto the wicked! it shall be ill with him: for the reward of his hands shall be done to him.

Matthew 8:12

But the children of the kingdom shall be cast out into outer darkness: there shall be weeping and gnashing of teeth.

Matthew 25:8

And the foolish said unto the wise, Give us of your oil; for our lamps are gone out.

Jude 1:13

Raging waves of the sea, foaming out their own shame; wandering stars, to whom is reserved the blackness of darkness forever.

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