Parallel Verses

Jubilee 2000 Bible

For they intended evil against thee; they imagined a wicked device, but they did not prevail.

New American Standard Bible

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

King James Version

For they intended evil against thee: they imagined a mischievous device, which they are not able to perform.

Holman Bible

Though they intend to harm you
and devise a wicked plan, they will not prevail.

International Standard Version

Though they plot evil against you and devise schemes, they will not succeed.

A Conservative Version

For they intended evil against thee. They conceived a device which they are not able to perform.

American Standard Version

For they intended evil against thee; They conceived a device which they are not able to perform.

Amplified

For they planned evil against You; they conceived a mischievous plot which they are not able to perform.

Bible in Basic English

For their thoughts were bitter against you: they had an evil design in their minds, which they were not able to put into effect.

Darby Translation

For they intended evil against thee; they imagined a mischievous device, which they could not execute.

Julia Smith Translation

For they stretched out evil upon thee: they purposed a device, they will not prevail.

King James 2000

For they intended evil against you: they devised a mischievous act, which they are not able to perform.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Though they have {plotted} evil against you, [though] they have planned a scheme, they will not prevail.

Modern King James verseion

For they intended evil against You; they imagined a wicked thing; they are not able to prevail.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

For they intended mischief against thee, and imagined such a device as they are not able to perform.

NET Bible

Yes, they intend to do you harm; they dream up a scheme, but they do not succeed.

New Heart English Bible

For they intended evil against you. They plotted evil against you which cannot succeed.

The Emphasized Bible

For they have held out, against thee, a wicked thing, They have devised a scheme they cannot accomplish.

Webster

For they intended evil against thee: they imagined a mischievous device, which they are not able to perform.

World English Bible

For they intended evil against you. They plotted evil against you which cannot succeed.

Youngs Literal Translation

For they stretched out against Thee evil, They devised a wicked device, they prevail not,

Verse Info

Context Readings

The King's Victory

10 Their fruit shalt thou destroy from the earth and their seed from among the children of men. 11 For they intended evil against thee; they imagined a wicked device, but they did not prevail. 12 Therefore shalt thou separate them; thou shalt make ready thine arrows upon thy strings against the face of them.


Cross References

Psalm 2:1

Why do the Gentiles rage, and the peoples imagine a vain thing?

Psalm 10:2

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

Psalm 31:13

For I have heard the slander of many; fear was on every side; while they took counsel together against me, they devised to take away my life.

Psalm 35:20

For they do not speak peace, but they devise deceitful matters against those that are meek in the land.

Psalm 83:4

They have said, Come and let us cut them off from being a people that the name of Israel may be no more in remembrance.

Isaiah 7:6-7

Let us go up against Judah and vex it, and let us divide it between us and set a king in the midst of it, even the son of Tabeal:

Isaiah 8:9-10

Associate yourselves, O ye people, and ye shall be broken in pieces; and give ear, all ye of far countries, prepare yourselves, and ye shall be broken in pieces; gird yourselves, and ye shall be broken in pieces.

Jeremiah 11:18-19

And the LORD gave me knowledge of it, and I experienced it: then thou didst show me their doings.

Ezekiel 11:2

Then said he unto me, Son of man, these are the men that devise mischief and give wicked counsel in this city:

Matthew 2:8

and sending them to Bethlehem, he said, Go there and search diligently for the young child; and when ye have found him, bring me word again that I may come and worship him also.

Matthew 2:16

Then Herod, seeing that he was mocked of the wise men, was exceeding wroth and sent forth and killed all the children that were in Bethlehem, and in all the borders thereof, from two years old and under, according to the time which he had understood of the wise men.

Matthew 21:46

But when they sought to lay hands on him, they feared the multitude because they held him as a prophet.

Matthew 26:4-5

and took counsel that they might take Jesus by guile and kill him.

Matthew 27:63-64

saying, Lord, we remember that that deceiver said, while he was yet alive, After three days I will rise again.

Matthew 28:2-6

And, behold, there was a great earthquake, for the angel of the Lord descended from heaven and came and rolled back the stone from the door and sat upon it.

Acts 4:17-18

But that it spread no further among the people, let us straitly threaten them that from now on they speak to no man in this name.

Acts 5:27-28

And when they had brought them, they set them before the council, and the prince of the priests asked them,

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