New Living Translation
The Righteous One knows what is going on in the homes of the wicked; he will bring disaster on them.
King James Bible
The righteous man wisely considereth the house of the wicked: but God overthroweth the wicked for their wickedness.
Darby Bible Translation
One that is righteous wisely considereth the house of the wicked: he overthroweth the wicked to their ruin.
World English Bible
The Righteous One considers the house of the wicked, and brings the wicked to ruin.
Young's Literal Translation
The Righteous One is acting wisely Towards the house of the wicked, He is overthrowing the wicked for wickedness.
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
21:12 Considereth - He looks through its present glory to that ruin for which it is designed.
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