Parallel Verses

A Conservative Version

But God will smite through the head of his enemies, the hairy scalp of him who still goes in his guiltiness.

New American Standard Bible

Surely God will shatter the head of His enemies, The hairy crown of him who goes on in his guilty deeds.

King James Version

But God shall wound the head of his enemies, and the hairy scalp of such an one as goeth on still in his trespasses.

Holman Bible

Surely God crushes the heads of His enemies,
the hairy head of one who goes on in his guilty acts.

International Standard Version

God surely strikes the heads of his enemies, even the hairy heads of those who continue in their guilt.

American Standard Version

But God will smite through the head of his enemies, The hairy scalp of such a one as goeth on still in his guiltiness.

Amplified

But God will shatter the heads of His enemies, the hairy scalp of such a one as goes on still in his trespasses and guilty ways.

Bible in Basic English

The heads of the haters of God will be crushed; even the head of him who still goes on in his evil ways.

Darby Translation

Verily God will smite the head of his enemies, the hairy scalp of him that goeth on still in his trespasses.

Julia Smith Translation

Also God will crush the head of his enemies, the crown of him going about in his faults.

King James 2000

But God shall wound the head of his enemies, and the hairy scalp of such a one as goes on still in his trespasses.

Lexham Expanded Bible

But God will shatter the head of his enemies, the hairy scalp [of the one who] {continues on} in his guilt.

Modern King James verseion

Yea, God shall wound the head of His enemies, and the hairy crown of him who walks on in his guilt.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

God shall wound the head of his enemies, and the hairy scalp of such a one as goeth on still in his wickedness.

NET Bible

Indeed God strikes the heads of his enemies, the hairy foreheads of those who persist in rebellion.

New Heart English Bible

But God will strike through the head of his enemies, the hairy scalp of such a one as still continues in his guiltiness.

The Emphasized Bible

Yea, God himself, will smite through the head of his foes, - The hairy crown of him that is marching on in his guilty deeds.

Webster

But God will wound the head of his enemies, and the hairy scalp of such one as goeth on still in his trespasses.

World English Bible

But God will strike through the head of his enemies, the hairy scalp of such a one as still continues in his guiltiness.

Youngs Literal Translation

Only -- God doth smite The head of His enemies, The hairy crown of a habitual walker in his guilt.

References

Hastings

Context Readings

God's Majestic Power

20 God is to us a God of deliverances, and escape from death belongs to lord LORD. 21 But God will smite through the head of his enemies, the hairy scalp of him who still goes in his guiltiness. 22 LORD said, I will bring again from Bashan. I will bring again from the depths of the sea,


Cross References

Habakkuk 3:13

Thou went forth for the salvation of thy people, for the salvation of thine anointed. Thou wound the head out of the house of the wicked man, laying bare the foundation even to the neck. Selah.

Psalm 110:6

He will judge among the nations. He will fill with dead bodies. He will strike through the head in many countries.

Psalm 7:12

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

Psalm 55:23

But thou, O God, will bring them down into the pit of destruction. Bloodthirsty and deceitful men shall not live out half their days, but I will trust in thee.

Psalm 68:18

Thou have ascended on high. Thou have led captivity captive. Thou have received gifts among men, yea, [among] the rebellious also, that LORD God might dwell [with them].

Proverbs 1:24-33

Because I have called, and ye have refused, I have stretched out my hand, and no man has regarded,

Ezekiel 18:27-30

Again, when a wicked man turns away from his wickedness that he has committed, and does that which is lawful and right, he shall save his soul alive.

Mark 12:4

And again he sent another bondman to them. And that man, having stoned, they wounded in the head, and sent him away shamefully treated.

Luke 13:5

I tell you, no, but if ye do not repent, ye will all likewise perish.

Hebrews 2:1-3

Because of this we ought to give more earnest heed to the things that were heard, lest we might slip away.

Hebrews 12:25

Watch, that ye not refuse him who speaks. For if those men did not escape, having refused him who spoke a divine message on earth, much more we, those who turn away from him from the heavens,

Revelation 2:14-16

But I have a few things against thee, because thou have there men who adhere to the teaching of Balaam, who taught Balak to cast a snare before the sons of Israel, even to eat idol sacrifices, and to fornicate.

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