New Living Translation
To the pure you show yourself pure, but to the wicked you show yourself hostile.
King James Bible
With the pure thou wilt shew thyself pure; and with the froward thou wilt shew thyself unsavoury.
Darby Bible Translation
With the pure thou dost shew thyself pure; And with the perverse thou dost shew thyself contrary.
World English Bible
With the pure you will show yourself pure. With the crooked you will show yourself shrewd.
Young's Literal Translation
With the pure Thou shewest Thyself pure, And with the perverse Thou shewest Thyself a wrestler.
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LibraryChrist's Prophetic Office
'The Lord thy God will raise up unto thee a Prophet,' &c. Deut 18:85. Having spoken of the person of Christ, we are next to speak of the offices of Christ. These are Prophetic, Priestly, and Regal. 'The Lord thy God will raise up unto thee a Prophet.' Enunciatur hic locus de Christo. It is spoken of Christ.' There are several names given to Christ as a Prophet. He is called the Counsellor' in Isa 9:9. In uno Christo Angelus foederis completur [The Messenger of the Covenant appears in Christ alone]. …
Thomas Watson—A Body of Divinity
God blesses those whose hearts are pure, for they will see God.
Since they thought it foolish to acknowledge God, he abandoned them to their foolish thinking and let them do things that should never be done.
1 John 3:3
And all who have this eager expectation will keep themselves pure, just as he is pure.
"And if you fail to learn the lesson and continue your hostility toward me,
then I myself will be hostile toward you. I will personally strike you with calamity seven times over for your sins.
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