24I was also upright before him, and have kept myself from mine iniquity. 25Therefore the LORD hath recompensed me according to my righteousness; according to my cleanness in his eye sight. 26With the merciful thou wilt shew thyself merciful, and with the upright man thou wilt shew thyself upright. 27With the pure thou wilt shew thyself pure; and with the froward thou wilt shew thyself unsavoury.28And the afflicted people thou wilt save: but thine eyes are upon the haughty, that thou mayest bring them down. 29For thou art my lamp, O LORD: and the LORD will lighten my darkness. 30For by thee I have run through a troop: by my God have I leaped over a wall.
"With the pure thou wilt shew thyself pure; and with the froward thou wilt shew thyself unsavoury." 2 Samuel 22:27 KJVSimilar VersesSave
With the pure thou wilt shew thy selfe pure: and with the froward, thou wilt shew thy selfe vnsauoury.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan
With the pure You show Yourself pure, And with the perverted You show Yourself astute.
- New American Standard Version (1995)
With the pure thou wilt show thyself pure; And with the perverse thou wilt show thyself froward.
- American Standard Version (1901)
He who is holy will see that you are holy; but to the man whose way is not straight you will be a hard judge.
- Basic English Bible
With the pure thou dost shew thyself pure; And with the perverse thou dost shew thyself contrary.
- Darby Bible
With the pure thou wilt show thyself pure; and with the froward thou wilt contend.
- Webster's Bible
With the pure you will show yourself pure. With the crooked you will show yourself shrewd.
- World English Bible
With the pure Thou shewest Thyself pure, And with the perverse Thou shewest Thyself a wrestler.
- Youngs Literal Bible
With the pure Thou dost show myself pure; and with the crooked Thou dost show Thyself subtle.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible