Proverbs 12:13

“The wicked is snared by the transgression of his lips: but the just shall come out of trouble.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

The wicked is snared by the transgression of his lippes: but the iust shall come out of trouble.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

An evil man is ensnared by the transgression of his lips, But the righteous will escape from trouble.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

In the transgression of the lips is a snare to the evil man; But the righteous shall come out of trouble.
- American Standard Version (1901)

In the sin of the lips is a net which takes the sinner, but the upright man will come out of trouble.
- Basic English Bible

In the transgression of the lips is an evil snare; but a righteous [man] shall go forth out of trouble.
- Darby Bible

The wicked is snared by the transgression of his lips: but the just shall come out of trouble.
- Webster's Bible

An evil man is trapped by sinfulness of lips, but the righteous shall come out of trouble.
- World English Bible

In transgression of the lips [is] the snare of the wicked, And the righteous goeth out from distress.
- Youngs Literal Bible

In the transgression of the lips is a snare to the evil man; but the righteous cometh out of trouble.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

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