New Living Translation
"Have I ever rejoiced when disaster struck my enemies, or become excited when harm came their way?
King James Bible
If I rejoiced at the destruction of him that hated me, or lifted up myself when evil found him:
Darby Bible Translation
If I rejoiced at the destruction of him that hated me, and exulted when evil befell him;
World English Bible
"If I have rejoiced at the destruction of him who hated me, or lifted up myself when evil found him;
Young's Literal Translation
If I rejoice at the ruin of my hater, And stirred up myself when evil found him,
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
31:29 Lift up - Heb. stirred up myself to rejoice and insult over his misery.
LibraryWhether one Can, Without a Mortal Sin, Deny the Truth which Would Lead to One's Condemnation?
Objection 1: It would seem one can, without a mortal sin, deny the truth which would lead to one's condemnation. For Chrysostom says (Hom. xxxi super Ep. ad Heb.): "I do not say that you should lay bare your guilt publicly, nor accuse yourself before others." Now if the accused were to confess the truth in court, he would lay bare his guilt and be his own accuser. Therefore he is not bound to tell the truth: and so he does not sin mortally if he tell a lie in court. Objection 2: Further, just as …
Saint Thomas Aquinas—Summa Theologica
The Advanced Christian Reminded of the Mercies of God, and Exhorted to the Exercise of Habitual Love to Him, and Joy in Him.
The Good Samaritan
Trials of the Christian
2 Samuel 3:32
They buried Abner in Hebron, and the king and all the people wept at his graveside.
Those who mock the poor insult their Maker; those who rejoice at the misfortune of others will be punished.
Don't rejoice when your enemies fall; don't be happy when they stumble.
"You should not have gloated when they exiled your relatives to distant lands. You should not have rejoiced when the people of Judah suffered such misfortune. You should not have spoken arrogantly in that terrible time of trouble.
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