New Living Translation
They lie awake at night, hatching sinful plots. Their actions are never good. They make no attempt to turn from evil.
King James Bible
He deviseth mischief upon his bed; he setteth himself in a way that is not good; he abhorreth not evil.
Darby Bible Translation
He deviseth wickedness up on his bed; he setteth himself in a way that is not good: he abhorreth not evil.
World English Bible
He plots iniquity on his bed. He sets himself in a way that is not good. He doesn't abhor evil.
Young's Literal Translation
Iniquity he deviseth on his bed, He stationeth himself on a way not good, Evil he doth not refuse.'
Psalm 36:4 Parallel
CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
36:4 Deviseth - Freely, from his own inclination, when none are present to provoke him to it.
LibraryNor do they Attend to This, that if Another Should Say...
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.
Don't just pretend to love others. Really love them. Hate what is wrong. Hold tightly to what is good.
You love evil more than good and lies more than truth. Interlude
those who plot evil in their hearts and stir up trouble all day long.
For evil people can't sleep until they've done their evil deed for the day. They can't rest until they've caused someone to stumble.
If you plan to do evil, you will be lost; if you plan to do good, you will receive unfailing love and faithfulness.
All day long I opened my arms to a rebellious people. But they follow their own evil paths and their own crooked schemes.
"This is what the Sovereign LORD says: At that time evil thoughts will come to your mind, and you will devise a wicked scheme.
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