Parallel Verses

Darby Translation

The curse of Jehovah is in the house of the wicked; but he blesseth the habitation of the righteous.

New American Standard Bible

The curse of the Lord is on the house of the wicked,
But He blesses the dwelling of the righteous.

King James Version

The curse of the LORD is in the house of the wicked: but he blesseth the habitation of the just.

Holman Bible

The Lord’s curse is on the household of the wicked,
but He blesses the home of the righteous;

International Standard Version

The LORD's curse is on the house of the wicked, but he blesses the dwelling of the righteous.

A Conservative Version

The curse of LORD is in the house of a wicked man, but he blesses the habitation of the righteous.

American Standard Version

The curse of Jehovah is in the house of the wicked; But he blesseth the habitation of the righteous.

Amplified

The curse of the Lord is in and on the house of the wicked, but He declares blessed (joyful and favored with blessings) the home of the just and consistently righteous.

Bible in Basic English

The curse of the Lord is on the house of the evil-doer, but his blessing is on the tent of the upright.

Julia Smith Translation

The curse of Jehovah is in the house of the unjust one: and he will bless the dwelling of the just

King James 2000

The curse of the LORD is in the house of the wicked: but he blesses the habitation of the just.

Lexham Expanded Bible

The curse of Yahweh [is] on the house of the wicked, and the abode of the righteous ones he blesses.

Modern King James verseion

The curse of Jehovah is in the house of the wicked; but He blesses the home of the just.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

The curse of the LORD is in the house of the ungodly, but he blesseth the dwellings of the righteous.

NET Bible

The Lord's curse is on the household of the wicked, but he blesses the home of the righteous.

New Heart English Bible

The LORD's curse is in the house of the wicked, but he blesses the habitation of the righteous.

The Emphasized Bible

The curse of Yahweh, is in the house of the lawless one, but, the home of the righteous, he blesseth.

Webster

The curse of the LORD is in the house of the wicked: but he blesseth the habitation of the just.

World English Bible

Yahweh's curse is in the house of the wicked, but he blesses the habitation of the righteous.

Youngs Literal Translation

The curse of Jehovah is in the house of the wicked. And the habitation of the righteous He blesseth.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
מארה 
M@erah 
Usage: 5

of the Lord

Usage: 0

is in the house
בּית 
Bayith 
Usage: 2053

of the wicked
רשׁע 
Rasha` 
Usage: 263

but he blesseth
בּרך 
Barak 
Usage: 330

References

Hastings

Context Readings

Role Of Wisdom In Creation And Society

32 For the perverse is an abomination to Jehovah; but his secret is with the upright. 33 The curse of Jehovah is in the house of the wicked; but he blesseth the habitation of the righteous. 34 He indeed scorneth the scorners; but he giveth grace unto the lowly.



Cross References

Malachi 2:2

If ye do not hear, and if ye do not lay it to heart, to give glory unto my name, saith Jehovah of hosts, I will even send the curse among you, and I will curse your blessings: yea, I have already cursed them, because ye do not lay it to heart.

Psalm 1:3

And he is as a tree planted by brooks of water, which giveth its fruit in its season, and whose leaf fadeth not; and all that he doeth prospereth.

Psalm 37:22

for those blessed of him shall possess the land, and they that are cursed of him shall be cut off.

Zechariah 5:3-4

And he said unto me, This is the curse that goeth forth over the face of the whole land: for every one that stealeth shall be cut off according to it on this side; and every one that sweareth shall be cut off according to it on that side.

Leviticus 26:14-46

But if ye hearken not unto me, and do not all these commandments,

Deuteronomy 7:26

And thou shalt not bring an abomination into thy house, lest thou be a cursed thing like it: thou shalt utterly detest it, and thou shalt utterly abhor it; for it is a cursed thing.

Deuteronomy 11:28

and a curse, if ye will not obey the commandments of Jehovah your God, but turn aside out of the way which I command you this day, to go after other gods which ye have not known.

Deuteronomy 28:2-68

and all these blessings shall come on thee and overtake thee, if thou shalt hearken unto the voice of Jehovah thy God.

Deuteronomy 29:19-29

and it come to pass, when he heareth the words of this curse, that he bless himself in his heart, saying, I shall have peace, though I walk in the stubbornness of my heart, to sweep away the drunken with the thirsty.

Joshua 6:18

But in any wise keep from the accursed thing, lest ye make yourselves accursed in taking of the accursed thing, and make the camp of Israel a curse, and trouble it.

Joshua 7:13

Rise up, hallow the people, and say, Hallow yourselves for to-morrow; for thus saith Jehovah the God of Israel, There is an accursed thing in the midst of thee, Israel: thou shalt not be able to stand before thine enemies, until ye take away the accursed thing from your midst.

2 Samuel 6:11

And the ark of Jehovah remained in the house of Obed-Edom the Gittite three months; and Jehovah blessed Obed-Edom and all his household.

Job 8:6-7

If thou be pure and upright, surely now he will awake for thee, and make the habitation of thy righteousness prosperous;

Psalm 91:10

There shall no evil befall thee, neither shall any plague come nigh thy tent.

Proverbs 21:12

One that is righteous wisely considereth the house of the wicked: he overthroweth the wicked to their ruin.

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