Ecclesiastes 7:20

“For there is not a just man upon earth, that doeth good, and sinneth not.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

For there is not a iust man vpon earth, that doeth good, and sinneth not.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Indeed, there is not a righteous man on earth who {continually} does good and who never sins.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Surely there is not a righteous man upon earth, that doeth good, and sinneth not.
- American Standard Version (1901)

There is no man on earth of such righteousness that he does good and is free from sin all his days.
- Basic English Bible

Surely there is not a righteous man upon earth, that doeth good and sinneth not.
- Darby Bible

For there is not a just man upon earth, that doeth good, and sinneth not.
- Webster's Bible

Surely there is not a righteous man on earth, who does good and doesn't sin.
- World English Bible

Because there is not a righteous man on earth that doth good and sinneth not.
- Youngs Literal Bible

For there is not a righteous man upon earth, that doeth good, and sinneth not.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Ecclesiastes 7:20


7:20 Sinneth not - Who is universally and perfectly good.


Discussion for Ecclesiastes 7:20

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