New Living Translation
Stop being angry! Turn from your rage! Do not lose your temper--it only leads to harm.
King James Bible
Cease from anger, and forsake wrath: fret not thyself in any wise to do evil.
Darby Bible Translation
Cease from anger, and forsake wrath; fret not thyself: it would be only to do evil.
World English Bible
Cease from anger, and forsake wrath. Don't fret, it leads only to evildoing.
Young's Literal Translation
Desist from anger, and forsake fury, Fret not thyself only to do evil.
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
37:8 Fret not - Either against the sinner for his success; or against God. Do evil - If grief arise in thee, take care that it do not transport thee to sin.
LibraryThe Heart's Desire Given to Help Mission Work in China.
"Sept. 30 .--From Yorkshire L50.--Received also One Thousand Pounds to-day for the Lord's work in China. About this donation it is especially to be noticed, that for months it had been my earnest desire to do more than ever for Mission Work in China, and I had already taken steps to carry out this desire, when this donation of One Thousand Pounds came to hand. This precious answer to prayer for means should be a particular encouragement to all who are engaged in the Lord's work, and who may …
George Müller—Answers to Prayer
Of the Zealous Amendment of Our Whole Life
Of the Inward Growth of Patience, and of the Struggle against Evil Desires
Get rid of all bitterness, rage, anger, harsh words, and slander, as well as all types of evil behavior.
But now is the time to get rid of anger, rage, malicious behavior, slander, and dirty language.
Be still in the presence of the LORD, and wait patiently for him to act. Don't worry about evil people who prosper or fret about their wicked schemes.
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