It hath done corruptly to Him; Their blemish is not His sons', A generation perverse and crooked!
Whose paths are crooked, Yea, they are perverted in their ways.
Froward is the way of a man who is vile, And the pure -- upright is his work.
As to those turning to their crooked ways, Jehovah causeth them to go with workers of iniquity. Peace on Israel!
A crooked thing one is not able to make straight, and a lacking thing is not able to be numbered.
The perverse of heart findeth not good, And the turned in his tongue falleth into evil.
Whoso is walking uprightly is saved, And the perverted of ways falleth at once.
Whoso is walking in his uprightness is fearing Jehovah, And the perverted in his ways is despising Him.
An abomination to Jehovah are the perverse of heart, And the perfect of the way are His delight.
2 Samuel 22:27
With the pure Thou shewest Thyself pure, And with the perverse Thou shewest Thyself a wrestler.
With the pure Thou showest Thyself pure, And with the perverse showest Thyself a wrestler,
Better is the poor walking in his integrity, Than the perverse of ways who is rich.
Better is the poor walking in his integrity, Than the perverse in his lips, who is a fool.
In righteousness are all the sayings of my mouth, Nothing in them is froward and perverse.
And Jesus answering said, 'O generation, unstedfast and perverse, till when shall I be with you? till when shall I bear you? bring him to me hither;'
And Jesus answering said, 'O generation, unstedfast and perverse, till when shall I be with you, and suffer you? bring near hither thy son;'
that ye may become blameless and harmless, children of God, unblemished in the midst of a generation crooked and perverse, among whom ye do appear as luminaries in the world,
having known that he hath been subverted who is such, and doth sin, being self-condemned.
every valley shall be filled, and every mountain and hill shall be made low, and the crooked shall become straightness, and the rough become smooth ways;