Parallel Verses

Jubilee 2000 Bible

A perverse heart shall depart from me; I will not know a wicked person.

New American Standard Bible

A perverse heart shall depart from me; I will know no evil.

King James Version

A froward heart shall depart from me: I will not know a wicked person.

Holman Bible

A devious heart will be far from me;
I will not be involved with evil.

International Standard Version

I will not allow anyone with a perverted mind in my presence; I will not be involved with anything evil.

A Conservative Version

A perverse heart shall depart from me. I will know no evil thing.

American Standard Version

A perverse heart shall depart from me: I will know no evil thing.

Amplified

A perverse heart shall depart from me; I will know no evil person or thing.

Darby Translation

A perverse heart shall depart from me; I will not know evil.

Julia Smith Translation

A heart of oppression shall depart from me: I shall not know evil.

King James 2000

A perverse heart shall depart from me: I will not know a wicked person.

Lexham Expanded Bible

A perverse heart will depart from me; I will not know evil.

Modern King James verseion

A perverse heart will depart from me; I will not know the wicked.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

A froward heart shall depart from me; I will not know a wicked person.

NET Bible

I will have nothing to do with a perverse person; I will not permit evil.

New Heart English Bible

A perverse heart will be far from me. I will have nothing to do with evil.

The Emphasized Bible

A perverse heart, shall depart from me, A maker of mischief, will I not acknowledge;

Webster

A froward heart shall depart from me: I will not know a wicked person.

World English Bible

A perverse heart will be far from me. I will have nothing to do with evil.

Youngs Literal Translation

A perverse heart turneth aside from me, Wickedness I know not.

References

Context Readings

A Vow Of Integrity

3 I will set nothing of Belial before my eyes: I hate the work of those that betray; it shall not cleave to me. 4 A perverse heart shall depart from me; I will not know a wicked person. 5 Whosoever secretly slanders his neighbour, I will cut off; he that has a high look and a proud heart I will not suffer.


Cross References

Proverbs 11:20

They that are of a perverse heart are an abomination to the LORD, but such as are perfect in their way are his delight.

Psalm 6:8

Depart from me, all ye workers of iniquity, for the LORD has heard the voice of my weeping.

Psalm 119:115

Depart from me, ye evildoers; for I will keep the commandments of my God.

Proverbs 2:12-15

to deliver thee from the evil way, from the man that speaks perversion,

Proverbs 3:32

For the perverse is an abomination to the LORD; but his secret is with the righteous.

Proverbs 8:13

The fear of the LORD is to hate evil; pride, arrogancy, the evil way, and the perverse mouth, do I hate.

Proverbs 9:6

Forsake that which is foolish and live and go in the way of understanding.

Proverbs 22:24

Do not meddle with an angry man, and with a furious man thou shalt not go:

Matthew 7:23

And then I will profess unto them, I never knew you; depart from me, ye that work iniquity.

2 Corinthians 6:14-16

Be ye not unequally yoked together with unbelievers, for what fellowship does righteousness have with unrighteousness? and what communion does light have with darkness?

2 Corinthians 11:33

and through a window in a basket I was let down by the wall and escaped his hands.

2 Timothy 2:19

Nevertheless, the foundation of God stands sure, having this seal, The Lord knows those that are his. And, Let every one that names the name of Christ depart from iniquity.

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