Parallel Verses

King James Version

Let their way be dark and slippery: and let the angel of the LORD persecute them.

New American Standard Bible

Let their way be dark and slippery,
With the angel of the Lord pursuing them.

Holman Bible

Let their way be dark and slippery,
with the angel of the Lord pursuing them.

International Standard Version

May their path be dark and slippery, as the messenger of the LORD tracks them down.

A Conservative Version

Let their way be dark and slippery, and the agent of LORD pursuing them.

American Standard Version

Let their way be dark and slippery, And the angel of Jehovah pursuing them.

Amplified


Let their way be dark and slippery,
With the angel of the Lord pursuing and harassing them.

Bible in Basic English

Let their way be dark and full of danger; let them be troubled by the angel of the Lord.

Darby Translation

Let their way be dark and slippery, and let the angel of Jehovah pursue them.

Julia Smith Translation

Their way shall be darkness and slippery places, and the messenger of Jehovah pursuing them.

King James 2000

Let their way be dark and slippery: and let the angel of the LORD persecute them.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Let their way be dark and slippery, with the angel of Yahweh pursuing them.

Modern King James verseion

Let their way be dark and slippery; and let the Angel of Jehovah pursue them.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Let their way be dark and slippery, and let the angel of the LORD to persecute them.

NET Bible

May their path be dark and slippery, as the Lord's angel chases them!

New Heart English Bible

Let their way be dark and slippery, The LORD's angel pursuing them.

The Emphasized Bible

Let their way become dark and slippery, with, the messenger of Yahweh, pursuing them.

Webster

Let their way be dark and slippery: and let the angel of the LORD persecute them.

World English Bible

Let their way be dark and slippery, Yahweh's angel pursuing them.

Youngs Literal Translation

Their way is darkness and slipperiness, And a messenger of Jehovah their pursuer.

References

Hastings

Context Readings

Prayer For Victory

5 Let them be as chaff before the wind: and let the angel of the LORD chase them. 6 Let their way be dark and slippery: and let the angel of the LORD persecute them. 7 For without cause have they hid for me their net in a pit, which without cause they have digged for my soul.


Cross References

Psalm 73:18

Surely thou didst set them in slippery places: thou castedst them down into destruction.

Jeremiah 23:12

Wherefore their way shall be unto them as slippery ways in the darkness: they shall be driven on, and fall therein: for I will bring evil upon them, even the year of their visitation, saith the LORD.

Proverbs 4:19

The way of the wicked is as darkness: they know not at what they stumble.

Jeremiah 13:16

Give glory to the LORD your God, before he cause darkness, and before your feet stumble upon the dark mountains, and, while ye look for light, he turn it into the shadow of death, and make it gross darkness.

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