Parallel Verses

Julia Smith Translation

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

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.

Bible in Basic English

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

Darby Translation

Truly thou settest them in slippery places, thou castest them down in 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 shall come to the holy place of God I shall not understand for their latter state. 18 Surely in slippery places thou wilt set them, to cast them down into ruins. 19 How they were for desolation as in a moment they perished; they were finished from sudden destruction.


Cross References

Psalm 35:6

Their way shall be darkness and slippery places, and the messenger of Jehovah pursuing them.

Deuteronomy 32:35

To me vengeance and requital; At the time their foot shall waver: For the day of their destruction is near, And he hastened things prepared for them

Psalm 37:20

For the unjust shall perish, and the enemies of Jehovah as the preciousness of lambs: they ended in smoke; they ended.

Psalm 37:24

If he shall fall he shall not be prostrated, for Jehovah will uphold his hand.

Psalm 37:35-38

I saw the unjust one making afraid, and spreading abroad as a green native tree.

Psalm 55:23

And thou, O God, wilt bring them down to the well of destruction: men of bloods and deceit shall not halve their days; and I will trust in thee.

Psalm 92:7

In the putting forth of the unjust as grass, and all working iniquity shall flourish; to destroy them even to forever:

Psalm 94:23

And he will turn back upon them their iniquity, and in their evil he will cut them off; Jehovah our God will cut them off.

Jeremiah 23:12

For this their way shall be to them as slippery places in darkness: they shall be thrust away and they fell in it; for I will bring evil upon them, the year of their reviewing, says Jehovah.

2 Thessalonians 1:9

Who shall undergo punishment, eternal ruin from the face of the Lord, and from the glory of his power;

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