Proverbs 11:10

“When it goeth well with the righteous, the city rejoiceth: and when the wicked perish, there is shouting.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Proverbs 11:10

When it goeth well with the righteous, the citie reioyceth: and when the wicked perish, there is shouting.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

When it goes well with the righteous, the city rejoices, And when the wicked perish, there is joyful shouting.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

When it goeth well with the righteous, the city rejoiceth; And when the wicked perish, there is shouting.
- American Standard Version (1901)

When things go well for the upright man, all the town is glad; at the death of sinners, there are cries of joy.
- Basic English Bible

When it goeth well with the righteous, the city rejoiceth; and when the wicked perish, there is shouting.
- Darby Bible

When the righteous prosper, the city rejoiceth: and when the wicked perish, there is shouting.
- Webster's Bible

When it goes well with the righteous, the city rejoices. When the wicked perish, there is shouting.
- World English Bible

In the good of the righteous a city exulteth, And in the destruction of the wicked [is] singing.
- Youngs Literal Bible

When it goeth well with the righteous, the city rejoiceth; and when the wicked perish, there is joy.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Proverbs 11:10

Wesley's Notes for Proverbs 11:10


11:8 Cometh - Into trouble.

11:9 Delivered - From the infection of the hypocrite's evil counsel.

11:11 The blessing - Wherewith they bless the city, by their sincere prayers, and wise and wholesome counsels. The mouth - By their curses, and oaths, and blasphemies, and wicked counsels.

11:12 Despiseth - Which he shews by contemptuous or reproachful expressions. Holdeth peace - Forbears all such expressions, and silently and patiently bears those reproaches.


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