Parallel Verses

Julia Smith Translation

Jehovah will try the just one: and the unjust and him loving violence, his soul hated.

New American Standard Bible

The Lord tests the righteous and the wicked,
And the one who loves violence His soul hates.

King James Version

The LORD trieth the righteous: but the wicked and him that loveth violence his soul hateth.

Holman Bible

The Lord examines the righteous and the wicked.
He hates the lover of violence.

International Standard Version

The LORD examines the righteous, but the wicked and those who love violence, he hates.

A Conservative Version

LORD tries the righteous man, but his soul hates the wicked man and him who loves violence.

American Standard Version

Jehovah trieth the righteous; But the wicked and him that loveth violence his soul hateth.

Amplified


The Lord tests the righteous and the wicked,
And His soul hates the [malevolent] one who loves violence.

Bible in Basic English

The Lord puts the upright and the sinner to the test, but he has hate in his soul for the lover of violent acts.

Darby Translation

Jehovah trieth the righteous one; but the wicked, and him that loveth violence, his soul hateth.

King James 2000

The LORD tests the righteous: but the wicked and him that loves violence his soul hates.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Yahweh tests [the] righteous, but [the] wicked and [the] lover of violence his soul hates.

Modern King James verseion

Jehovah tries the righteous; but His soul hates the wicked and the one who loves violence,

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

The LORD alloweth the righteous; but the ungodly, and him that delighteth in wickedness, doth his soul abhor.

NET Bible

The Lord approves of the godly, but he hates the wicked and those who love to do violence.

New Heart English Bible

The LORD examines the righteous, but the wicked and him who loves violence his soul hates.

The Emphasized Bible

Yahweh, putteth, the righteous, to the test, - But the lawless one and the lover of violence, his soul doth hate.

Webster

The LORD trieth the righteous: but the wicked and him that loveth violence his soul hateth.

World English Bible

Yahweh examines the righteous, but the wicked and him who loves violence his soul hates.

Youngs Literal Translation

Jehovah the righteous doth try. And the wicked and the lover of violence, Hath His soul hated,

Context Readings

Refuge In The Lord

4 Jehovah is in his holy temple; Jehovah, in the heavens his throne: his eyes will behold, his eyelashes will try the sons of man. 5 Jehovah will try the just one: and the unjust and him loving violence, his soul hated. 6 He will rain upon the, unjust, snares, fire and brimstone, and a wind of violent heat: the portion of their cup.


Cross References

Genesis 22:1

And it shall be after these words, and God tried Abraham, and he will say to him, Abraham: and he will say, Behold, here I.

James 1:12

Happy the man who endures temptation: for being tried, he shall receive the crown of life, which the Lord promised to them loving him.

Psalm 5:4-5

For thou not a God delighting in injustice: and evil shall not dwell with thee.

Psalm 7:9

Now shall the evil of the unjust come to an end; and thou wilt direct the just one: for the just God tried hearts and reins.

Psalm 10:3

For the unjust boasted upon the desire of his soul, and he blessed him plundering, despising Jehovah.

Psalm 17:3

Thou didst try my heart; thou didst review the night; thou didst refine me, thou wilt find nothing: I purposed, my mouth shall not pass by.

Psalm 21:8

Thy hand shall find for all thine enemies: thy right hand shall find those hating thee.

Psalm 26:2

Prove me, O Jehovah, and try me; refine my reins and my heart

Psalm 139:1

To the overseer, to David a chanting. O Jehovah thou didst search me, and thou wilt know.

Psalm 139:23-24

Search me, O God, and know my heart: try me and know my thoughts:

Proverbs 6:16-19

These six Jehovah hated, and seven an abomination of his soul:

Jeremiah 12:8

My inheritance was to me as a lion in the forest; she gave upon me with her voice: for this I hated her.

Zechariah 11:8

And I will conceal three shepherds in one month; and my soul will be shortened for them, and also their soul loathed for me.

Zechariah 13:9

And I brought the third through fire, and I purified them as purifying silver, and I tried them as trying gold: he shall call on my name and I will answer him: I said, He is my people; and he shall say, Jehovah my God.

Malachi 3:3

And he sat melting and cleansing silver: and he cleansed the sons of Levi, and he purified them as gold and as silver, and they were to Jehovah bringing near the sacrifice in justice.

1 Peter 1:7

That the proof of your faith, much more precious than perishing gold, and being tried by fire, might be found to praise and honour and glory at the revelation of Jesus Christ:

1 Peter 4:12

Dearly beloved, be not astonished at the refining of fire in you, being for trial to you, as a strange thing happening to you:

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