Parallel Verses

A Conservative Version

But God will shoot at them. With an arrow they shall suddenly be wounded.

New American Standard Bible

But God will shoot at them with an arrow;
Suddenly they will be wounded.

King James Version

But God shall shoot at them with an arrow; suddenly shall they be wounded.

Holman Bible

But God will shoot them with arrows;
suddenly, they will be wounded.

International Standard Version

But God shot an arrow at them, and they were wounded immediately.

American Standard Version

But God will shoot at them; With an arrow suddenly shall they be wounded.

Amplified


But God will shoot them with an [unexpected] arrow;
Suddenly they will be wounded.

Bible in Basic English

But God sends out an arrow against them; suddenly they are wounded.

Darby Translation

But God will shoot an arrow at them: suddenly are they wounded;

Julia Smith Translation

God shall be exalted; their blows were the arrow of the simple.

King James 2000

But God shall shoot at them with an arrow; suddenly shall they be wounded.

Lexham Expanded Bible

But God will shoot them; with an arrow they will suddenly be wounded.

Modern King James verseion

But God shall shoot at them with an arrow; suddenly they shall be wounded.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

But God shall suddenly shoot with a swift arrow, that they shall be wounded.

NET Bible

But God will shoot at them; suddenly they will be wounded by an arrow.

New Heart English Bible

But God will shoot at them. They will be suddenly struck down with an arrow.

The Emphasized Bible

Once let God have shot at them an arrow, Suddenly have appeared their own wounds!

Webster

But God shall shoot at them with an arrow; suddenly shall they be wounded.

World English Bible

But God will shoot at them. They will be suddenly struck down with an arrow.

Youngs Literal Translation

And God doth shoot them with an arrow, Sudden have been their wounds,

Verse Info

Context Readings

Protection From Evildoers

6 They search out iniquities, [saying,] We have accomplished a diligent search. And the inward part of man and the heart [are] deep. 7 But God will shoot at them. With an arrow they shall suddenly be wounded. 8 So they shall be made to stumble, their own tongue being against them. All who see them shall wag the head.


Cross References

Psalm 7:12-13

If a man does not repent, he will whet his sword. He has bent his bow, and made it ready.

Deuteronomy 32:23

I will heap evils upon them. I will spend my arrows upon them,

Deuteronomy 32:42

I will make my arrows drunk with blood, and my sword shall devour flesh, with the blood of the slain and the captives, from the head of the leaders of the enemy.

1 Kings 22:34

And a certain man drew his bow at a venture, and smote the king of Israel between the joints of the armor. Therefore he said to the driver of his chariot, Turn thy hand, and carry me out of the army, for I am severely wounded.

1 Chronicles 10:3-7

And the battle went hard against Saul, and the archers overtook him. And he was wounded because of the archers.

Job 6:4

For the arrows of the Almighty are within me, the poison of which my spirit drinks up. The terrors of God set themselves in array against me.

Psalm 18:14

And he sent out his arrows, and scattered them, Yea, lightnings manifold, and discomfited them.

Psalm 64:4

that they may shoot in secret places at a blameless man. Suddenly do they shoot at him, and fear not.

Psalm 73:19

How they have become a desolation in a moment! They are utterly consumed with terrors.

Proverbs 6:15

Therefore his calamity shall come suddenly. Suddenly he shall be broken, and that without remedy.

Proverbs 29:1

He who, being often reproved, hardens his neck shall suddenly be destroyed, and that without remedy.

Isaiah 30:13

therefore this iniquity shall be to you as a breach ready to fall, swelling out in a high wall, whose breaking comes suddenly in an instant.

Lamentations 3:12-13

He has bent his bow, and set me as a mark for the arrow.

Matthew 24:40

Then two men will be in the field, one is taken, and one is left.

Matthew 24:50-51

the lord of that bondman will come in a day that he does not expect, and in an hour that he is not aware,

1 Thessalonians 5:2-3

For ye yourselves know accurately that the day of Lord so comes as a thief in the night.

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