Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

Who with perversity in his heart continually devises evil, Who spreads strife.

King James Version

Frowardness is in his heart, he deviseth mischief continually; he soweth discord.

Holman Bible

He always plots evil with perversity in his heart—
he stirs up trouble.

International Standard Version

planning evil with a perverse mind, continually stirring up discord.

A Conservative Version

in whose heart is perverseness, who devises evil continually, who sows discord.

American Standard Version

In whose heart is perverseness, Who deviseth evil continually, Who soweth discord.

Amplified

Willful and contrary in his heart, he devises trouble, vexation, and evil continually; he lets loose discord and sows it.

Bible in Basic English

His mind is ever designing evil: he lets loose violent acts.

Darby Translation

deceits are in his heart; he deviseth mischief at all times, he soweth discords.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

there is perversion in his heart; he devises evil continually; he sows discord.

Julia Smith Translation

Perverseness in his heart, fabricating evil in all time, he will send forth strifes.

King James 2000

Perversity is in his heart, he devises evil continually; he sows discord.

Lexham Expanded Bible

perversion in his heart, he devises evil; at all times he will send out discord.

Modern King James verseion

perversity is in his heart; he is always planning mischief; he causes fighting.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

he is ever imagining mischief and frowardness in his heart, and causeth discord.

NET Bible

he plots evil with perverse thoughts in his heart, he spreads contention at all times.

New Heart English Bible

in whose heart is perverseness, who devises evil continually, who always sows discord.

The Emphasized Bible

Hath perverse things in his heart, deviseth mischief on every occasion, strifes, he sendeth forth.

Webster

Frowardness is in his heart, he deviseth mischief continually; he soweth discord.

World English Bible

in whose heart is perverseness, who devises evil continually, who always sows discord.

Youngs Literal Translation

Frowardness is in his heart, devising evil at all times, Contentions he sendeth forth.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
תּהפּכה 
Tahpukah 
Usage: 10

חרשׁ 
Charash 
Usage: 74

עת 
`eth 
Usage: 296

he soweth
שׁלח 
Shalach 
Usage: 848

References

Hastings

Context Readings

Against Worthlessness

13 Who winks with his eyes, who signals with his feet, Who points with his fingers; 14 Who with perversity in his heart continually devises evil, Who spreads strife. 15 Therefore his calamity will come suddenly; Instantly he will be broken and there will be no healing.


Cross References

Micah 2:1

Woe to those who scheme iniquity, Who work out evil on their beds! When morning comes, they do it, For it is in the power of their hands.

Proverbs 6:18-19

A heart that devises wicked plans, Feet that run rapidly to evil,

Psalm 36:4

He plans wickedness upon his bed; He sets himself on a path that is not good; He does not despise evil.

Proverbs 2:14

Who delight in doing evil And rejoice in the perversity of evil;

Proverbs 3:29

Do not devise harm against your neighbor, While he lives securely beside you.

Proverbs 16:28-30

A perverse man spreads strife, And a slanderer separates intimate friends.

Proverbs 21:8

The way of a guilty man is crooked, But as for the pure, his conduct is upright.

Proverbs 22:8

He who sows iniquity will reap vanity, And the rod of his fury will perish.

Proverbs 26:17-22

Like one who takes a dog by the ears Is he who passes by and meddles with strife not belonging to him.

Isaiah 32:7

As for a rogue, his weapons are evil; He devises wicked schemes To destroy the afflicted with slander, Even though the needy one speaks what is right.

Isaiah 57:20

But the wicked are like the tossing sea, For it cannot be quiet, And its waters toss up refuse and mud.

Ezekiel 11:2

He said to me, "Son of man, these are the men who devise iniquity and give evil advice in this city,

Hosea 8:7

For they sow the wind And they reap the whirlwind The standing grain has no heads; It yields no grain. Should it yield, strangers would swallow it up.

Romans 16:17

Now I urge you, brethren, keep your eye on those who cause dissensions and hindrances contrary to the teaching which you learned, and turn away from them.

Galatians 6:7-8

Do not be deceived, God is not mocked; for whatever a man sows, this he will also reap.

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