Parallel Verses

New Heart English Bible

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

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 not tolerate evil.

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.

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 no vile thing before my eyes. I hate the deeds of faithless men. They will not cling to me. 4 A perverse heart will be far from me. I will have nothing to do with evil. 5 I will silence whoever secretly slanders his neighbor. I won't tolerate one who is haughty and conceited.


Cross References

Proverbs 11:20

Those who are perverse in heart are an abomination to the LORD, but those whose ways are blameless are his delight.

Psalm 6:8

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

Psalm 119:115

Depart from me, you evildoers, that I may keep the commandments of my God.

Proverbs 2:12-15

to deliver you from the way of evil, from the men who speak perverse things;

Proverbs 3:32

For the perverse is an abomination to the LORD, but his friendship is with the upright.

Proverbs 8:13

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

Proverbs 9:6

Leave your simple ways, and live. Walk in the way of understanding."

Proverbs 22:24

Do not befriend a hot-tempered man, and do not associate with one who harbors anger:

Matthew 7:23

And then I will tell them, 'I never knew you. Depart from me, you who work iniquity.'

2 Corinthians 6:14-16

Do not be unequally yoked with unbelievers, for what fellowship have righteousness and iniquity? Or what fellowship has light with darkness?

2 Corinthians 11:33

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

2 Timothy 2:19

However God's firm foundation stands, having this seal, "The Lord knows those who are his," and, "Let every one who names the name of the Lord depart from unrighteousness."

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