Psalm 32:10
New International Version
Many are the woes of the wicked, but the LORD’s unfailing love surrounds the one who trusts in him.

New Living Translation
Many sorrows come to the wicked, but unfailing love surrounds those who trust the LORD.

English Standard Version
Many are the sorrows of the wicked, but steadfast love surrounds the one who trusts in the LORD.

Berean Study Bible
Many are the sorrows of the wicked, but loving devotion surrounds him who trusts in the LORD.

King James Bible
Many sorrows shall be to the wicked: but he that trusteth in the LORD, mercy shall compass him about.

New King James Version
Many sorrows shall be to the wicked; But he who trusts in the LORD, mercy shall surround him.

New American Standard Bible
The sorrows of the wicked are many, But the one who trusts in the LORD, goodness will surround him.

NASB 1995
Many are the sorrows of the wicked, But he who trusts in the LORD, lovingkindness shall surround him.

NASB 1977
Many are the sorrows of the wicked; But he who trusts in the LORD, lovingkindness shall surround him.

Amplified Bible
Many are the sorrows of the wicked, But he who trusts in and relies on the LORD shall be surrounded with compassion and lovingkindness.

Christian Standard Bible
Many pains come to the wicked, but the one who trusts in the LORD will have faithful love surrounding him.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Many pains come to the wicked, but the one who trusts in the LORD will have faithful love surrounding him.

American Standard Version
Many sorrows shall be to the wicked; But he that trusteth in Jehovah, lovingkindness shall compass him about.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
Many are the afflictions of the evil one, and grace will surround him who hopes in LORD JEHOVAH.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
Many are the scourges of the sinner: but him that hopes in the Lord mercy shall compass about.

Contemporary English Version
All kinds of troubles will strike the wicked, but your kindness shields those who trust you, LORD.

Douay-Rheims Bible
Many are the scourges of the sinner, but mercy shall encompass him that hopeth in the Lord.

English Revised Version
Many sorrows shall be to the wicked: but he that trusteth in the LORD, mercy shall compass him about.

Good News Translation
The wicked will have to suffer, but those who trust in the LORD are protected by his constant love.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Many heartaches await wicked people, but mercy surrounds those who trust the LORD.

International Standard Version
The wicked have many sorrows, but gracious love surrounds those who trust in the LORD.

JPS Tanakh 1917
Many are the sorrows of the wicked; But he that trusteth in the LORD, mercy compasseth him about.

Literal Standard Version
Many [are] the pains of the wicked; As for him who is trusting in YHWH, Kindness surrounds him.

NET Bible
An evil person suffers much pain, but the LORD's faithfulness overwhelms the one who trusts in him.

New Heart English Bible
Many sorrows come to the wicked, but loving kindness shall surround him who trusts in the LORD.

World English Bible
Many sorrows come to the wicked, but loving kindness shall surround him who trusts in Yahweh.

Young's Literal Translation
Many are the pains of the wicked; As to him who is trusting in Jehovah, Kindness doth compass him.

Additional Translations ...
Context
The Providence of God
9Do not be like the horse or mule, which have no understanding; they must be controlled with bit and bridle to make them come to you. 10Many are the sorrows of the wicked, but loving devotion surrounds him who trusts in the LORD. 11Be glad in the LORD and rejoice, O righteous ones; shout for joy, all you upright in heart.…

Cross References
Romans 2:9
There will be trouble and distress for every human being who does evil, first for the Jew, then for the Greek;

Genesis 19:16
But when Lot hesitated, the men grabbed his hand and the hands of his wife and his two daughters. And they led them safely out of the city, because of the LORD's compassion for them.

Psalm 5:11
But let all who take refuge in You rejoice; let them ever shout for joy. May You shelter them, that those who love Your name may rejoice in You.

Psalm 5:12
For surely You, O LORD, bless the righteous; You surround them with the shield of Your favor.

Psalm 16:4
Sorrows will multiply to those who chase other gods. I will not pour out their libations of blood, or speak their names with my lips.

Psalm 33:18
Surely the eyes of the LORD are on those who fear Him, on those whose hope is in His loving devotion

Proverbs 13:21
Disaster pursues sinners, but prosperity is the reward of the righteous.


Treasury of Scripture

Many sorrows shall be to the wicked: but he that trusts in the LORD, mercy shall compass him about.

Many

Psalm 16:4
Their sorrows shall be multiplied that hasten after another god: their drink offerings of blood will I not offer, nor take up their names into my lips.

Psalm 34:19-21
Many are the afflictions of the righteous: but the LORD delivereth him out of them all…

Psalm 140:11
Let not an evil speaker be established in the earth: evil shall hunt the violent man to overthrow him.

but

Psalm 2:12
Kiss the Son, lest he be angry, and ye perish from the way, when his wrath is kindled but a little. Blessed are all they that put their trust in him.

Psalm 5:12
For thou, LORD, wilt bless the righteous; with favour wilt thou compass him as with a shield.

Psalm 34:8
O taste and see that the LORD is good: blessed is the man that trusteth in him.









Verse 10. - Many sorrows shall be to the wicked. A further warning to those addressed in the preceding verse. The LXX. emphasize this by substituting for the generic "sorrows" the specific μάστιγες, "lashes," the usual punishment of the horse and mule. But he that trusteth in the Lord, mercy shall compass him about (comp. Deuteronomy 32:10).

Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
Many
רַבִּ֥ים (rab·bîm)
Adjective - masculine plural
Strong's 7227: Much, many, great

are the sorrows
מַכְאוֹבִ֗ים (maḵ·’ō·w·ḇîm)
Noun - masculine plural
Strong's 4341: Anguish, affliction

of the wicked,
לָרָ֫שָׁ֥ע (lā·rā·šā‘)
Preposition-l, Article | Adjective - masculine singular
Strong's 7563: Wrong, an, bad person

but loving devotion
חֶ֝֗סֶד (ḥe·seḏ)
Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 2617: Kindness, piety, reproof, beauty

surrounds
יְסוֹבְבֶֽנּוּ׃ (yə·sō·wḇ·ḇen·nū)
Verb - Piel - Imperfect - third person masculine singular | third person masculine singular
Strong's 5437: To turn about, go around, surround

him who trusts
וְהַבּוֹטֵ֥חַ (wə·hab·bō·w·ṭê·aḥ)
Conjunctive waw, Article | Verb - Qal - Participle - masculine singular
Strong's 982: To trust, be confident, sure

in the LORD.
בַּיהוָ֑ה (Yah·weh)
Preposition-b | Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's 3068: LORD -- the proper name of the God of Israel


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