Isaiah 5:23

“Which justify the wicked for reward, and take away the righteousness of the righteous from him!”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Which iustifie the wicked for reward, and take away the righteousnes of the righteous from him.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Who justify the wicked for a bribe, And take away the rights of the ones who are in the right!
- New American Standard Version (1995)

that justify the wicked for a bribe, and take away the righteousness of the righteous from him!
- American Standard Version (1901)

Who for a reward give support to the cause of the sinner, and who take away the righteousness of the upright from him.
- Basic English Bible

who justify the wicked for a bribe, and turn away the righteousness of the righteous from them!
- Darby Bible

Who justify the wicked for reward, and take away the righteousness of the righteous from him!
- Webster's Bible

who acquit the guilty for a bribe, but deny justice for the innocent!
- World English Bible

Declaring righteous the wicked for a bribe, And the righteousness of the righteous They turn aside from him.
- Youngs Literal Bible

That justify the wicked for a reward, and take away the righteousness of the righteous from him!
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Isaiah 5:23


5:23 Take away - Pronounce sentence against him.


Discussion for Isaiah 5:23

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