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Proverbs 10:29

    Proverbs 10:29 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    The way of the LORD is strength to the upright: but destruction shall be to the workers of iniquity.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    The way of the LORD is strength to the upright: but destruction shall be to the workers of iniquity.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    The way of Jehovah is a stronghold to the upright; But it is a destruction to the workers of iniquity.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    The way of the Lord is a strong tower for the upright man, but destruction to the workers of evil.

    Webster's Revision

    The way of Jehovah is a stronghold to the upright; But it is a destruction to the workers of iniquity.

    World English Bible

    The way of Yahweh is a stronghold to the upright, but it is a destruction to the workers of iniquity.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    The way of the LORD is a strong hold to the upright; but it is a destruction to the workers of iniquity.

    Definitions for Proverbs 10:29

    Iniquity - Sin; wickedness; evil.

    Clarke's Commentary on Proverbs 10:29

    The way of the Lord is strength - In the path of obedience the upright man ever finds his strength renewed; the more he labors the stronger he grows. The same sentiment as that in Isaiah 40:31.

    Barnes' Notes on Proverbs 10:29

    Omit "shall be." The meaning is: "The Way of Yahweh," i. e., the Divine Order of the world, has its two sides. It is "strength to the upright, destruction to the workers of iniquity."