New Living Translation
You can make many plans, but the LORD's purpose will prevail.
King James Bible
There are many devices in a man's heart; nevertheless the counsel of the LORD, that shall stand.
Darby Bible Translation
Many are the thoughts in a man's heart, but the counsel of Jehovah, that doth stand.
World English Bible
There are many plans in a man's heart, but Yahweh's counsel will prevail.
Young's Literal Translation
Many are the purposes in a man's heart, And the counsel of Jehovah it standeth.
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What does every sin deserve? God's wrath and curse, both in this life, and in that which is to come. Depart from me, ye cursed, into everlasting fire.' Matt 25: 41. Man having sinned, is like a favourite turned out of the king's favour, and deserves the wrath and curse of God. He deserves God's curse. Gal 3: 10. As when Christ cursed the fig-tree, it withered; so, when God curses any, he withers in his soul. Matt 21: 19. God's curse blasts wherever it comes. He deserves also God's wrath, which is …
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God also bound himself with an oath, so that those who received the promise could be perfectly sure that he would never change his mind.
The LORD frustrates the plans of the nations and thwarts all their schemes.
But the LORD's plans stand firm forever; his intentions can never be shaken.
We can make our own plans, but the LORD gives the right answer.
We can make our plans, but the LORD determines our steps.
Loyalty makes a person attractive. It is better to be poor than dishonest.
I have a plan for the whole earth, a hand of judgment upon all the nations.
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