New Living Translation
For they will not care what happens to their family after they are dead.
King James Bible
For what pleasure hath he in his house after him, when the number of his months is cut off in the midst?
Darby Bible Translation
For what pleasure should he have in his house after him, when the number of his months is cut off?
World English Bible
For what does he care for his house after him, when the number of his months is cut off?
Young's Literal Translation
For what is his delight in his house after him, And the number of his months cut off?
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
21:21 For, and c. - What delight can ye take in the thoughts of his posterity, when he is dying an untimely death? When that number of months, which by the course of nature, he might have lived, is cut off by violence.
LibraryWhether Every Punishment is Inflicted for a Sin?
Objection 1: It would seem that not every punishment is inflicted for a sin. For it is written (Jn. 9:3, 2) about the man born blind: "Neither hath this man sinned, nor his parents . . . that he should be born blind." In like manner we see that many children, those also who have been baptized, suffer grievous punishments, fevers, for instance, diabolical possession, and so forth, and yet there is no sin in them after they have been baptized. Moreover before they are baptized, there is no more sin …
Saint Thomas Aquinas—Summa Theologica
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Sundry Sharp Reproofs
You have decided the length of our lives. You know how many months we will live, and we are not given a minute longer.
Let them see their destruction with their own eyes. Let them drink deeply of the anger of the Almighty.
"But who can teach a lesson to God, since he judges even the most powerful?
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