New Living Translation
For simpletons turn away from me--to death. Fools are destroyed by their own complacency.
King James Bible
For the turning away of the simple shall slay them, and the prosperity of fools shall destroy them.
Darby Bible Translation
For the turning away of the simple shall slay them, and the prosperity of the foolish shall cause them to perish.
World English Bible
For the backsliding of the simple will kill them. The careless ease of fools will destroy them.
Young's Literal Translation
For the turning of the simple slayeth them, And the security of the foolish destroyeth them.
Proverbs 1:32 Parallel
CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
1:32 Turning - From God. Destroy - Shall prove the occasion of their ruin, by making them presumptuous, and secure.
LibraryThe Great Unknown
"I have called, and ye refused; I have stretched out My hand, and no man regarded."--Prov. i. 24. "There standeth One among you, whom ye know not."--John i. 26. C. P. C. tr., Emma Frances Bevan, 1899 Why dost Thou pass unheeded, Treading with piercèd feet The halls of the kingly palace, The busy street? Oh marvellous in Thy beauty, Crowned with the light of God, Why fall they not down to worship Where Thou has trod? Why are Thy hands extended Beseeching whilst men pass by With their empty …
Frances Bevan—Hymns of Ter Steegen and Others (Second Series)
How the Whole and the Sick are to be Admonished.
How those are to be Admonished with whom Everything Succeeds According to their Wish, and those with whom Nothing Does.
The Reader Reminded How Much He Needs the Assistance of the Spirit of God to Form Him to the Temper Described Above, and what Encouragement He
"How long, you simpletons, will you insist on being simpleminded? How long will you mockers relish your mocking? How long will you fools hate knowledge?
An evil man is held captive by his own sins; they are ropes that catch and hold him.
You simple people, use good judgment. You foolish people, show some understanding.
But those who miss me injure themselves. All who hate me love death."
I will send them great trouble--all the things they feared. For when I called, they did not answer. When I spoke, they did not listen. They deliberately sinned before my very eyes and chose to do what they know I despise."
Your wickedness will bring its own punishment. Your turning from me will shame you. You will see what an evil, bitter thing it is to abandon the LORD your God and not to fear him. I, the Lord, the LORD of Heaven's Armies, have spoken!
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