Proverbs 11:8

“The righteous is delivered out of trouble, and the wicked cometh in his stead.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

The righteous is deliuered out of trouble, and the wicked commeth in his stead.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

The righteous is delivered from trouble, But the wicked takes his place.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

The righteous is delivered out of trouble, And the wicked cometh in his stead.
- American Standard Version (1901)

The upright man is taken out of trouble, and in his place comes the sinner.
- Basic English Bible

The righteous is delivered out of trouble, and the wicked cometh in his stead.
- Darby Bible

The righteous is delivered out of trouble, and the wicked cometh in his stead.
- Webster's Bible

A righteous person is delivered out of trouble, and the wicked takes his place.
- World English Bible

The righteous from distress is drawn out, And the wicked goeth in instead of him.
- Youngs Literal Bible

The righteous is delivered out of trouble, and the wicked cometh in his stead.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Proverbs 11:8


11:8 Cometh - Into trouble.


Discussion for Proverbs 11:8

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