Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

Who devise evil things in their hearts; They continually stir up wars.

King James Version

Which imagine mischiefs in their heart; continually are they gathered together for war.

Holman Bible

who plan evil in their hearts. They stir up wars all day long.

International Standard Version

who craft evil plans in their minds, inciting wars every day.

A Conservative Version

[and men] who devise mischievous things in their heart. They gather themselves continually together for war.

American Standard Version

Who devise mischiefs in their heart; Continually do they gather themselves together for war.

Amplified

They devise mischiefs in their heart; continually they gather together and stir up wars.

Bible in Basic English

For their hearts are full of evil designs; and they are ever making ready causes of war.

Darby Translation

Who devise mischiefs in their heart; every day are they banded together for war.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Who devise evil in their heart; they are continually gathered together for war.

Julia Smith Translation

Who reckoned evils in the heart; all the day they will gather together wars.

King James 2000

Who imagine evil in their heart; continually are they gathered together for war.

Lexham Expanded Bible

who plan evil [things] in [their] heart. They stir up wars continually.

Modern King James verseion

who devised evil things in the heart; they are always gathered for war.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

which imagine mischief in their hearts, and stir up strife all the day long.

NET Bible

who plan ways to harm me. All day long they stir up conflict.

New Heart English Bible

those who devise mischief in their hearts. They continually gather themselves together for war.

The Emphasized Bible

Who have devised mischiefs in their heart , Every day, do they stir up wars:

Webster

Who imagine mischiefs in their heart; continually are they assembled for war.

World English Bible

those who devise mischief in their hearts. They continually gather themselves together for war.

Youngs Literal Translation

Who have devised evils in the heart, All the day they assemble for wars.

References

American

Context Readings

Prayer For Rescue

1 Rescue me, O LORD, from evil men; Preserve me from violent men 2 Who devise evil things in their hearts; They continually stir up wars. 3 They sharpen their tongues as a serpent; Poison of a viper is under their lips. Selah.


Cross References

Psalm 56:6

They attack, they lurk, They watch my steps, As they have waited to take my life.

Psalm 36:4

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

1 Samuel 23:19-24

Then Ziphites came up to Saul at Gibeah, saying, "Is David not hiding with us in the strongholds at Horesh, on the hill of Hachilah, which is on the south of Jeshimon?

1 Samuel 24:11-12

"Now, my father, see! Indeed, see the edge of your robe in my hand! For in that I cut off the edge of your robe and did not kill you, know and perceive that there is no evil or rebellion in my hands, and I have not sinned against you, though you are lying in wait for my life to take it.

1 Samuel 26:1-25

Then the Ziphites came to Saul at Gibeah, saying, "Is not David hiding on the hill of Hachilah, which is before Jeshimon?"

Psalm 2:1-2

Why are the nations in an uproar And the peoples devising a vain thing?

Psalm 21:11

Though they intended evil against You And devised a plot, They will not succeed.

Psalm 38:12

Those who seek my life lay snares for me; And those who seek to injure me have threatened destruction, And they devise treachery all day long.

Psalm 62:3

How long will you assail a man, That you may murder him, all of you, Like a leaning wall, like a tottering fence?

Psalm 64:5-6

They hold fast to themselves an evil purpose; They talk of laying snares secretly; They say, "Who can see them?"

Psalm 120:7

I am for peace, but when I speak, They are for war.

Proverbs 12:20

Deceit is in the heart of those who devise evil, But counselors of peace have joy.

Hosea 7:6

For their hearts are like an oven As they approach their plotting; Their anger smolders all night, In the morning it burns like a flaming fire.

Micah 2:1-3

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.

Nahum 1:11

From you has gone forth One who plotted evil against the LORD, A wicked counselor.



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