Parallel Verses

Amplified


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

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 blameless,
And their inheritance will continue forever.
19 
They will not be ashamed in the time of evil,
And in the days of famine they will have plenty and be satisfied.
20
But the wicked (ungodly) will perish,
And the enemies of the Lord will be like the glory of the pastures and like the fat of lambs [that is consumed in smoke],
They vanish—like smoke they vanish away.


Cross References

Psalm 33:19


To rescue their lives from death
And keep them alive in famine.

Proverbs 10:3


The Lord will not allow the righteous to hunger [God will meet all his needs],
But He will reject and cast away the craving 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 does not know his time [of death]; like fish caught in a treacherous net, and birds caught in the snare, so the sons of men are ensnared in an evil time when a dark cloud suddenly falls on them.

Isaiah 33:16


He will dwell on the heights,
His place of defense will be the fortress of rocks,
His bread will be given him;
His water will be permanent.

Amos 5:13


Therefore, he who is prudent and has insight will keep silent at such a [corrupt and evil] time, for it is an evil time [when people will not listen to truth and will disregard those of good character].

Micah 2:3

Therefore, thus says the Lord,

“Behold, I am planning against this family a disaster (exile)
[Like a noose] from which you cannot remove your necks;
Nor will you be able to walk haughtily and erect,
For it will be an evil time [of subjugation to the invaders].

Ephesians 5:16

making the very most of your time [on earth, recognizing and taking advantage of each opportunity and using it with wisdom and diligence], because the days are [filled with] evil.

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