Parallel Verses

Modern King James verseion

Whoever secretly slanders his neighbor, I will cut him off; him who has a high look and a proud heart, I will not allow.

New American Standard Bible

Whoever secretly slanders his neighbor, him I will destroy;
No one who has a haughty look and an arrogant heart will I endure.

King James Version

Whoso privily slandereth his neighbour, him will I cut off: him that hath an high look and a proud heart will not I suffer.

Holman Bible

I will destroy anyone
who secretly slanders his neighbor;
I cannot tolerate anyone
with haughty eyes or an arrogant heart.

International Standard Version

I will destroy the one who secretly slanders a friend. I will not allow the proud and haughty to prevail.

A Conservative Version

He who slanders his neighbor secretly, him I will destroy. He who has a high look and a proud heart I will not endure.

American Standard Version

Whoso privily slandereth his neighbor, him will I destroy: Him that hath a high look and a proud heart will I not suffer.

Amplified


Whoever secretly slanders his neighbor, him I will silence;
The one who has a haughty look and a proud (arrogant) heart I will not tolerate.

Darby Translation

Whoso secretly slandereth his neighbour, him will I destroy; him that hath a high look and a proud heart will I not suffer.

Julia Smith Translation

Slandering his neighbor in secret, him will I cut off: him being lofty of eyes and broad of heart, with him I will not eat

King James 2000

Whoever secretly slanders his neighbor, him will I cut off: he that has a haughty look and a proud heart will I not endure.

Lexham Expanded Bible

One who slanders his neighbor in secret, him I will destroy. [One] haughty of eyes and {arrogant} of heart, him I will not endure.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Who so privily slandereth his neighbour, him will I destroy. Whoso hath also a proud look and high stomach, I will not suffer him.

NET Bible

I will destroy anyone who slanders his neighbor in secret. I will not tolerate anyone who has a cocky demeanor and an arrogant attitude.

New Heart English Bible

I will silence whoever secretly slanders his neighbor. I won't tolerate one who is haughty and conceited.

The Emphasized Bible

He that uttereth slander in secret against his friend, him, will I root out; One of lofty eyes, and of an ambitious heart, him shall I not be able to endure.

Webster

Whoever privily slandereth his neighbor, him will I cut off: him that hath a high look and a proud heart I will not suffer.

World English Bible

I will silence whoever secretly slanders his neighbor. I won't tolerate one who is haughty and conceited.

Youngs Literal Translation

Whoso slandereth in secret his neighbour, Him I cut off, The high of eyes and proud of heart, him I endure not.

References

Context Readings

A Vow Of Integrity

4 A perverse heart will depart from me; I will not know the wicked. 5 Whoever secretly slanders his neighbor, I will cut him off; him who has a high look and a proud heart, I will not allow. 6 My eyes shall be on the faithful of the land, so that they may dwell with me; he who walks in a perfect way, he shall serve Me.


Cross References

Psalm 18:27

For You will save the afflicted people, but will bring down high looks.

Psalm 50:20

You sit; you speak against your brother; you slander your own mother's son.

Psalm 15:3

he does not backbite with his tongue, nor does evil to his neighbor, nor takes up a reproach against his neighbor;

Proverbs 30:13

There is a generation, O how lofty are their eyes! And their eyelids are lifted up.

Exodus 20:16

You shall not bear false witness against your neighbor.

Exodus 23:1

You shall not raise a false report. Do not put your hand with the wicked to be an unrighteous witness.

Leviticus 19:16

You shall not go as a slanderer among your people; you shall not stand against the blood of your neighbor. I am Jehovah.

1 Samuel 2:3

Talk no more so very proudly. Remove arrogance out of your mouth, for Jehovah is a God of knowledge, and by Him actions are weighed.

Job 40:11-12

Pour forth the rage of your wrath; and behold everyone who is proud, and abase him.

Psalm 10:2-4

The wicked in his pride persecutes the poor; let them be taken in the plans that they have imagined.

Psalm 138:6

Though Jehovah is high, yet He has respect to the lowly; but the proud He knows afar off.

Proverbs 6:16-19

These six Jehovah hates; yea, seven are hateful to his soul:

Proverbs 10:18

He who hides hatred with lying lips, and he who speaks a slander, is a fool.

Proverbs 20:19

A gossip is a revealer of secrets; so do not mix with him who flatters with his lips.

Proverbs 25:23

The north wind drives away rain; so does an angry face a backbiting tongue.

Isaiah 2:11

The lofty looks of man shall be humbled, and the pride of men shall be bowed down, and Jehovah alone shall be exalted in that day.

Ezekiel 22:9

In you are men of slander to shed blood; and in you they eat on the mountains; in your midst they do unchaste acts.

Daniel 4:37

Now I Nebuchadnezzar praise and exalt and honor the King of heaven, all whose works are truth and His ways judgment. And those who walk in pride He is able to humble.

Obadiah 1:3-4

The pride of your heart has deceived you, dwelling in the clefts of the rock, his dwelling is lofty; saying in his heart, Who shall bring me down to the ground?

Luke 18:14

I tell you, this man went down to his house justified rather than the other. For everyone who exalts himself shall be abased, and he who humbles himself shall be exalted.

1 Corinthians 5:11

But now I have written to you not to associate intimately, if any man called a brother and is either a fornicator, or covetous, or an idolater, or a reviler, or a drunkard, or an extortioner; with such a one not to eat.

1 Timothy 3:11

Even so their wives are to be reverent, not slanderers, temperate, faithful in all things.

Titus 2:3

Let the aged women likewise be in reverent behavior, not slanderers, not enslaved by much wine, teachers of good;

1 Peter 5:5-6

Likewise, younger ones, be subject to older ones, and all being subject to one another. Put on humility. For God resists proud ones, but He gives grace to the humble.

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