Parallel Verses

Amplified

They shall not be put to shame in the time of evil; and in the days of famine they shall be satisfied.

New American Standard Bible

They will not be ashamed in the time of evil, And in the days of famine they will have abundance.

King James Version

They shall not be ashamed in the evil time: and in the days of famine they shall be satisfied.

Holman Bible

They will not be disgraced in times of adversity; they will be satisfied in days of hunger.

International Standard Version

They will not experience shame in times of trouble; in times of famine they will have plenty.

A Conservative Version

They shall not be put to shame in the time of evil, and in the days of famine they shall be satisfied.

American Standard Version

They shall not be put to shame in the time of evil; And in the days of famine they shall be satisfied.

Bible in Basic English

They will not be shamed in the evil time, and in the days when all are in need of food they will have enough.

Darby Translation

they shall not be ashamed in the time of evil, and in the days of famine they shall be satisfied.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

They shall not be ashamed in the evil time, and in the days of famine they shall be satisfied.

Julia Smith Translation

They shall not be ashamed in the time of evil, and in the days of famine they shall be satisfied.

King James 2000

They shall not be ashamed in the evil time: and in the days of famine they shall be satisfied.

Lexham Expanded Bible

They will not be put to shame in distressing times, and in [the] days of famine they will be satisfied.

Modern King James verseion

They shall not be ashamed in the evil time; and in the days of famine they shall be satisfied.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

They shall not be confounded in the perilous time; and in the days of dearth they shall have enough.

NET Bible

They will not be ashamed when hard times come; when famine comes they will have enough to eat.

New Heart English Bible

They shall not be disappointed in the time of evil. In the days of famine they shall be satisfied.

The Emphasized Bible

They shall not be ashamed in the time of calamity, and, in the days of famine, shall they be filled.

Webster

They shall not be ashamed in the evil time: and in the days of famine they shall be satisfied.

World English Bible

They shall not be disappointed in the time of evil. In the days of famine they shall be satisfied.

Youngs Literal Translation

They are not ashamed in a time of evil, And in days of famine they are satisfied.

References

Context Readings

Instruction In Wisdom

18 The Lord knows the days of the upright and blameless, and their heritage will abide forever. 19 They shall not be put to shame in the time of evil; and in the days of famine they shall be satisfied. 20 But the wicked shall perish, and the enemies of the Lord shall be as the fat of lambs [that is consumed in smoke] and as the glory of the pastures. They shall vanish; like smoke shall they consume away.


Cross References

Psalm 33:19

To deliver them from death and keep them alive in famine.

Proverbs 10:3

The Lord will not allow the [uncompromisingly] righteous to famish, but He thwarts the desire of the wicked.

Job 5:20-22

In famine He will redeem you from death, and in war from the power of the sword.

Ecclesiastes 9:12

For man also knows not his time [of death]: as the fishes are taken in an evil net, and as the birds are caught in the snare, so are the sons of men snared in an evil time when [calamity] falls suddenly upon them.

Isaiah 33:16

[Such a man] will dwell on the heights; his place of defense will be the fortresses of rocks; his bread will be given him; water for him will be sure.

Amos 5:13

Therefore he who is prudent will keep silence in such a time, for it is an evil time.

Micah 2:3

Therefore thus says the Lord: Behold, against this family I am planning a disaster from which you cannot remove your necks, nor will you be able to walk erect; for it will be an evil time.

Ephesians 5:16

Making the very most of the time [buying up each opportunity], because the days are evil.

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