Psalm 37:22
New International Version
those the LORD blesses will inherit the land, but those he curses will be destroyed.

New Living Translation
Those the LORD blesses will possess the land, but those he curses will die.

English Standard Version
for those blessed by the LORD shall inherit the land, but those cursed by him shall be cut off.

Berean Study Bible
Surely those He blesses will inherit the land, but the cursed will be destroyed.

King James Bible
For such as be blessed of him shall inherit the earth; and they that be cursed of him shall be cut off.

New King James Version
For those blessed by Him shall inherit the earth, But those cursed by Him shall be cut off.

New American Standard Bible
For those blessed by Him will inherit the land, But those cursed by Him will be eliminated.

NASB 1995
For those blessed by Him will inherit the land, But those cursed by Him will be cut off.

NASB 1977
For those blessed by Him will inherit the land; But those cursed by Him will be cut off.

Amplified Bible
For those blessed by God will [at last] inherit the land, But those cursed by Him will be cut off.

Christian Standard Bible
Those who are blessed by the LORD will inherit the land, but those cursed by him will be destroyed.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Those who are blessed by Him will inherit the land, but those cursed by Him will be destroyed.

American Standard Version
For such as are blessed of him shall inherit the land; And they that are cursed of him shall be cut off.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
Because the blessed of LORD JEHOVAH inherit the Earth and his cursed ones will come to an end.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
For they that bless him shall inherit the earth; and they that curse him shall be utterly destroyed.

Contemporary English Version
Everyone the LORD blesses will receive the land; everyone the LORD curses will be destroyed.

Douay-Rheims Bible
For such as bless him shall inherit the land : but such as curse him shall perish.

English Revised Version
For such as be blessed of him shall inherit the land; and they that be cursed of him shall be cut off.

Good News Translation
Those who are blessed by the LORD will possess the land, but those who are cursed by him will be driven out.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Those who are blessed by him will inherit the land. Those who are cursed by him will be cut off.

International Standard Version
For those blessed by God will inherit the land, but those cursed by him will be cut off.

JPS Tanakh 1917
For such as are blessed of Him shall inherit the land; And they that are cursed of Him shall be cut off.

Literal Standard Version
For His blessed ones possess the land, And His reviled ones are cut off.

NET Bible
Surely those favored by the LORD will possess the land, but those rejected by him will be wiped out.

New Heart English Bible
For such as are blessed by him shall inherit the land. Those who are cursed by him shall be cut off.

World English Bible
For such as are blessed by him shall inherit the land. Those who are cursed by him shall be cut off.

Young's Literal Translation
For His blessed ones do possess the land, And His reviled ones are cut off.

Additional Translations ...
Context
Do Not Envy Those who Do Wrong
21The wicked borrow and do not repay, but the righteous are gracious and giving. 22Surely those He blesses will inherit the land, but the cursed will be destroyed. 23The steps of a man are ordered by the LORD who takes delight in his journey.…

Cross References
Job 5:3
I have seen a fool taking root, but suddenly his house was cursed.

Psalm 37:9
For the evildoers will be cut off, but those who hope in the LORD will inherit the land.

Psalm 41:2
The LORD will protect and preserve him; He will bless him in the land and refuse to surrender him to the will of his foes.

Psalm 119:21
You rebuke the arrogant--the cursed who stray from Your commandments.

Proverbs 3:33
The curse of the LORD is on the house of the wicked, but He blesses the home of the righteous.

Isaiah 60:21
Then all your people will be righteous; they will possess the land forever; they are the branch of My planting, the work of My hands, so that I may be glorified.


Treasury of Scripture

For such as be blessed of him shall inherit the earth; and they that be cursed of him shall be cut off.

Blessed

Psalm 37:11,18
But the meek shall inherit the earth; and shall delight themselves in the abundance of peace…

Psalm 32:1
A Psalm of David, Maschil. Blessed is he whose transgression is forgiven, whose sin is covered.

Psalm 115:15
Ye are blessed of the LORD which made heaven and earth.

cursed

Psalm 119:21
Thou hast rebuked the proud that are cursed, which do err from thy commandments.

Matthew 25:41
Then shall he say also unto them on the left hand, Depart from me, ye cursed, into everlasting fire, prepared for the devil and his angels:

1 Corinthians 16:22
If any man love not the Lord Jesus Christ, let him be Anathema Maranatha.

cut off

Psalm 37:9,28
For evildoers shall be cut off: but those that wait upon the LORD, they shall inherit the earth…

Zechariah 5:3,4
Then said he unto me, This is the curse that goeth forth over the face of the whole earth: for every one that stealeth shall be cut off as on this side according to it; and every one that sweareth shall be cut off as on that side according to it…









Verse 22. - For such as be blessed of him (i.e. God) shall inherit the earth (see above, ver. 11). And they that be cursed of him shall be out off (see above, ver. 9).

Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
Surely
כִּ֣י (kî)
Conjunction
Strong's 3588: A relative conjunction

those He blesses
מְ֭בֹרָכָיו (mə·ḇō·rā·ḵāw)
Verb - Pual - Participle - masculine plural construct | third person masculine singular
Strong's 1288: To kneel, to bless God, man, to curse

will inherit
יִ֣ירְשׁוּ (yî·rə·šū)
Verb - Qal - Imperfect - third person masculine plural
Strong's 3423: To occupy, to seize, to rob, to inherit, to expel, to impoverish, to ruin

the land,
אָ֑רֶץ (’ā·reṣ)
Noun - feminine singular
Strong's 776: Earth, land

but the cursed
וּ֝מְקֻלָּלָ֗יו (ū·mə·qul·lā·lāw)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Pual - Participle - masculine plural construct | third person masculine singular
Strong's 7043: To be slight, swift or trifling

will be destroyed.
יִכָּרֵֽתוּ׃ (yik·kā·rê·ṯū)
Verb - Nifal - Imperfect - third person masculine plural
Strong's 3772: To cut, to destroy, consume, to covenant


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