Malachi 3:15

“And now we call the proud happy; yea, they that work wickedness are set up; yea, they that tempt God are even delivered.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And now we call the proud happy: yea, they that worke wickednes are set vp, yea they that tempt God, are euen deliuered.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

'So now we call the arrogant blessed; not only are the doers of wickedness built up but they also test God and escape.'"
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And now we call the proud happy; yea, they that work wickedness are built up; yea, they tempt God, and escape.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And now to us the men of pride seem happy; yes, the evil-doers are doing well; they put God to the test and are safe.
- Basic English Bible

And now we hold the proud for happy; yea, they that work wickedness are built up; yea, they tempt God, and they escape.
- Darby Bible

And now we call the proud happy; yes, they that work wickedness are set up; even they that tempt God are delivered.
- Webster's Bible

Now we call the proud happy; yes, those who work wickedness are built up; yes, they tempt God, and escape.'
- World English Bible

And now, we are declaring the proud happy, Yea, built up have been those doing wickedness, Yea they have tempted God, and escape.'
- Youngs Literal Bible

And now we call the proud happy; yea, they that work wickedness are built up; yea, they try God, and are delivered.'
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Malachi 3:15


3:15 And now - You say, we see before our eyes, that the proud contemners of God and his law, are the flourishing ones. Delivered - Escape all punishment.


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