Proverbs 16:5
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New International Version
The LORD detests all the proud of heart. Be sure of this: They will not go unpunished.

New Living Translation
The LORD detests the proud; they will surely be punished.

English Standard Version
Everyone who is arrogant in heart is an abomination to the LORD; be assured, he will not go unpunished.

New American Standard Bible
Everyone who is proud in heart is an abomination to the LORD; Assuredly, he will not be unpunished.

King James Bible
Every one that is proud in heart is an abomination to the LORD: though hand join in hand, he shall not be unpunished.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Everyone with a proud heart is detestable to the LORD; be assured, he will not go unpunished.

International Standard Version
The LORD detests those who are proud; truly they will not go unpunished.

NET Bible
The LORD abhors every arrogant person; rest assured that they will not go unpunished.

New Heart English Bible
Everyone who is proud in heart is an abomination to the LORD: they shall certainly not be unpunished.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
Everyone that is exalted in his heart is defiled before Lord Jehovah, and he that stretches his hand against his neighbor will not be spared from evil.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Everyone with a conceited heart is disgusting to the LORD. Certainly, [such a person]will not go unpunished.

JPS Tanakh 1917
Every one that is proud in heart is an abomination to the LORD; My hand upon it! he shall not be unpunished.

New American Standard 1977
Everyone who is proud in heart is an abomination to the LORD;
            Assuredly, he will not be unpunished.

Jubilee Bible 2000
Every one that is proud in heart is an abomination to the LORD; the covenant that he makes, shall not be without chastening.

King James 2000 Bible
Everyone that is proud in heart is an abomination to the LORD: though they join hand in hand, none shall be unpunished.

American King James Version
Every one that is proud in heart is an abomination to the LORD: though hand join in hand, he shall not be unpunished.

American Standard Version
Every one that is proud in heart is an abomination to Jehovah: Though hand join in hand, he shall not be unpunished.

Douay-Rheims Bible
Every proud man is an abomination to the Lord: though hand should be joined to hand, he is not innocent. The beginning of a good way is to do justice; and this is more acceptable with God, than to offer sacrifices.

Darby Bible Translation
Every proud heart is an abomination to Jehovah: hand for hand, he shall not be held innocent.

English Revised Version
Every one that is proud in heart is an abomination to the LORD: though hand join in hand, he shall not be unpunished.

Webster's Bible Translation
Every one that is proud in heart is an abomination to the LORD: though hand join in hand, he shall not be unpunished.

World English Bible
Everyone who is proud in heart is an abomination to Yahweh: they shall certainly not be unpunished.

Young's Literal Translation
An abomination to Jehovah is every proud one of heart, Hand to hand he is not acquitted.
Commentary
Matthew Henry Commentary
16:4. God makes use of the wicked to execute righteous vengeance on each other; and he will be glorified by their destruction at last. 5. Though sinners strengthen themselves and one another, they shall not escape God's judgments. 6. By the mercy and truth of God in Christ Jesus, the sins of believers are taken away, and the power of sin is broken. 7. He that has all hearts in his hand, can make a man's enemies to be at peace with him. 8. A small estate, honestly come by, will turn to better account than a great estate ill-gotten. 9. If men make God's glory their end, and his will their rule, he will direct their steps by his Spirit and grace. 10. Let kings and judges of the earth be just, and rule in the fear of God. 11. To observe justice in dealings between man and man is God's appointment.
Study Bible
The Tongue's Answer is from the Lord
4The LORD has made everything for its own purpose, Even the wicked for the day of evil. 5Everyone who is proud in heart is an abomination to the LORD; Assuredly, he will not be unpunished. 6By lovingkindness and truth iniquity is atoned for, And by the fear of the LORD one keeps away from evil.…
Cross References
Proverbs 6:29
So is the one who goes in to his neighbor's wife; Whoever touches her will not go unpunished.

Proverbs 16:4
The LORD has made everything for its own purpose, Even the wicked for the day of evil.

Proverbs 16:6
By lovingkindness and truth iniquity is atoned for, And by the fear of the LORD one keeps away from evil.

Jeremiah 13:15
Listen and give heed, do not be haughty, For the LORD has spoken.
Treasury of Scripture

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