New American Standard Bible
A man who wanders from the way of understanding Will rest in the assembly of the dead.
King James Bible
The man that wandereth out of the way of understanding shall remain in the congregation of the dead.
Darby Bible Translation
The man that wandereth out of the way of wisdom shall abide in the congregation of the dead.
World English Bible
The man who wanders out of the way of understanding shall rest in the assembly of the dead.
Young's Literal Translation
A man who is wandering from the way of understanding, In an assembly of Rephaim resteth.
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CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
congregation of the dead - The Rephaim (compare the Proverbs 2:18 note).
Remain - i. e., "He shall find a resting place, but it shall be in Hades."
LibraryEpistle Cvi. To Syagrius, Ætherius, virgilius, and Desiderius, Bishops .
To Syagrius, Ætherius, Virgilius, and Desiderius, Bishops  . Gregory to Syagrius of Augustodunum (Autun), Etherius of Lugdunum (Lyons), Virgilius of Aretale (Arles), and Desiderius of Vienna (Vienne), bishops of Gaul. A paribus. Our Head, which is Christ, has to this end willed us to be His members, that through the bond of charity and faith He might make us one body in Himself. And to Him it befits us so to adhere in heart, that, since without Him we can be nothing, through Him we may …
Saint Gregory the Great—the Epistles of Saint Gregory the Great
As sheep they are appointed for Sheol; Death shall be their shepherd; And the upright shall rule over them in the morning, And their form shall be for Sheol to consume So that they have no habitation.
From those who leave the paths of uprightness To walk in the ways of darkness;
He who is steadfast in righteousness will attain to life, And he who pursues evil will bring about his own death.
"But when a righteous man turns away from his righteousness, commits iniquity and does according to all the abominations that a wicked man does, will he live? All his righteous deeds which he has done will not be remembered for his treachery which he has committed and his sin which he has committed; for them he will die.
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