Parallel Verses

Bible in Basic English

You put their feet where there was danger of slipping, so that they go down into destruction.

New American Standard Bible

Surely You set them in slippery places;
You cast them down to destruction.

King James Version

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

Holman Bible

Indeed, You put them in slippery places;
You make them fall into ruin.

International Standard Version

You have certainly set them in slippery places; you will make them fall to their ruin.

A Conservative Version

Surely thou set them in slippery places. Thou cast them down to destruction.

American Standard Version

Surely thou settest them in slippery places: Thou castest them down to destruction.

Amplified


Surely You set the wicked-minded and immoral on slippery places;
You cast them down to destruction.

Darby Translation

Truly thou settest them in slippery places, thou castest them down in ruins.

Julia Smith Translation

Surely in slippery places thou wilt set them, to cast them down into ruins.

King James 2000

Surely you did set them in slippery places: you cast them down into destruction.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Surely you set them on slippery places. You cause them to fall onto ruin.

Modern King James verseion

Surely You set them in slippery places; You cast them down into ruin.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Namely, how thou hast set them in a slippery places, that thou mayest cast them down headlong and destroy them.

NET Bible

Surely you put them in slippery places; you bring them down to ruin.

New Heart English Bible

Surely you set them in slippery places. You throw them down to destruction.

The Emphasized Bible

Surely, in slippery places, dost thou set them, - Thou hast suffered them to fall into places of danger.

Webster

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

World English Bible

Surely you set them in slippery places. You throw them down to destruction.

Youngs Literal Translation

Only, in slippery places Thou dost set them, Thou hast caused them to fall to desolations.

References

Fausets

Hastings

Context Readings

God's Ways Vindicated

17 Till I went into God's holy place, and saw the end of the evil-doers. 18 You put their feet where there was danger of slipping, so that they go down into destruction. 19 How suddenly are they wasted! fears are the cause of their destruction.


Cross References

Psalm 35:6

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

Deuteronomy 32:35

Punishment is mine and reward, at the time of the slipping of their feet: for the day of their downfall is near, sudden will be their fate.

Psalm 37:20

But the wrongdoers will come to destruction, and the haters of the Lord will be like the fat of lambs, they will be burned up; they will go up in smoke, and never again be seen.

Psalm 37:24

Even if he has a fall he will not be without help: for the hand of the Lord is supporting him.

Psalm 37:35-38

I have seen the evil-doer in great power, covering the earth like a great tree.

Psalm 55:23

But you, O God, will send them down into the underworld; the cruel and the false will be cut off before half their days are ended; but I will have faith in you.

Psalm 55:23

But you, O God, will send them down into the underworld; the cruel and the false will be cut off before half their days are ended; but I will have faith in you.

Psalm 94:23

And he has made their evil designs come back on themselves, cutting them off in their sin; the Lord our God will put an end to them.

Jeremiah 23:12

For this cause their steps will be slipping on their way: they will be forced on into the dark and have a fall there: for I will send evil on them in the year of their punishment, says the Lord.

2 Thessalonians 1:9

Whose reward will be eternal destruction from the face of the Lord and from the glory of his strength,

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