New American Standard Bible
The way of the LORD is a stronghold to the upright, But ruin to the workers of iniquity.
King James Bible
The way of the LORD is strength to the upright: but destruction shall be to the workers of iniquity.
Darby Bible Translation
The way of Jehovah is strength to the perfect man, but destruction to the workers of iniquity.
World English Bible
The way of Yahweh is a stronghold to the upright, but it is a destruction to the workers of iniquity.
Young's Literal Translation
The way of Jehovah is strength to the perfect, And ruin to workers of iniquity.
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CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
Omit "shall be." The meaning is: "The Way of Yahweh," i. e., the Divine Order of the world, has its two sides. It is "strength to the upright, destruction to the workers of iniquity."
LibraryThe Folly of Slander. Part 2.
"He that uttereth slander is a fool."--Prov. x. 18. I have formerly in this place, discoursing upon this text, explained the nature of the sin here condemned, with its several kinds and ways of practising. II. I shall now proceed to declare the folly of it; and to make good by divers reasons the assertion of the wise man, that "He who uttereth slander is a fool." 1. Slandering is foolish, as sinful and wicked. All sin is foolish upon many accounts; as proceeding from ignorance, error, inconsiderateness, …
Isaac Barrow—Sermons on Evil-Speaking, by Isaac Barrow
Lii. Trust in God.
"But Seek Ye First the Kingdom of God, and his Righteousness, and all These Things Shall be Added unto You. "
Pride of Prosperity
Righteousness guards the one whose way is blameless, But wickedness subverts the sinner.
The exercise of justice is joy for the righteous, But is terror to the workers of iniquity.
Whoever is wise, let him understand these things; Whoever is discerning, let him know them. For the ways of the LORD are right, And the righteous will walk in them, But transgressors will stumble in them.
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