Proverbs 5:22

“ His owne iniquities shall take the wicked himselfe, and he shall be holden with the coards of his sinnes.”

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Other Translations for Proverbs 5:22

His own iniquities shall take the wicked himself, and he shall be holden with the cords of his sins.
- King James Version

His own iniquities will capture the wicked, And he will be held with the cords of his sin.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

His own iniquities shall take the wicked, And he shall be holden with the cords of his sin.
- American Standard Version (1901)

The evil-doer will be taken in the net of his crimes, and prisoned in the cords of his sin.
- Basic English Bible

His own iniquities shall take the wicked, and he shall be holden with the cords of his sin.
- Darby Bible

His own iniquities shall take the wicked himself, and he shall be held with the cords of his sins.
- Webster's Bible

The evil deeds of the wicked ensnare him. The cords of his sin hold him firmly.
- World English Bible

His own iniquities do capture the wicked, And with the ropes of his sin he is holden.
- Youngs Literal Bible

His own iniquities shall ensnare the wicked, and he shall be holden with the cords of his sin.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Commentary for Proverbs 5:22

Wesley's Notes for Proverbs 5:22

5:22 Holden - He is in perfect bondage to his lusts, and is neither able nor wiling to set himself at liberty.


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