New Living Translation
In their blind conceit, they cannot see how wicked they really are.
King James Bible
For he flattereth himself in his own eyes, until his iniquity be found to be hateful.
Darby Bible Translation
For he flattereth himself in his own eyes, even when his iniquity is found to be hateful.
World English Bible
For he flatters himself in his own eyes, too much to detect and hate his sin.
Young's Literal Translation
For he made it smooth to himself in his eyes, To find his iniquity to be hated.
Psalm 36:2 Parallel
CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
36:2 Flattereth - He deceiveth himself with vain persuasions, that God does not mind his sins, or will not punish them. Found - Punish, as the same phrase is used, Numb 32:23.
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3. Nor do they attend to this, that if another should say, that the Lord indeed, speaking in parables and in similitudes concerning spiritual food and clothing, did warn that not on these accounts should His servants be solicitous; (as He saith, "When they shall drag you to judgment-seats, take no thought what ye shall speak. For it will be given you in that hour what ye shall speak: but it is not ye that speak, but the Spirit of your Father that speaketh in you."  For the discourse of spiritual …
St. Augustine—Of the Work of Monks.
The Knowledge of God Stifled or Corrupted, Ignorantly or Maliciously.
The Fourth Continental Journey.
Epistle xvi. From Felix Bishop of Messana to St. Gregory.
"Those who hear the warnings of this curse should not congratulate themselves, thinking, 'I am safe, even though I am following the desires of my own stubborn heart.' This would lead to utter ruin!
The wicked are too proud to seek God. They seem to think that God is dead.
The wicked think, "God isn't watching us! He has closed his eyes and won't even see what we do!"
In this life they consider themselves fortunate and are applauded for their success.
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