Proverbs 13:13

“Whoso despiseth the word shall be destroyed: but he that feareth the commandment shall be rewarded.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Whoso despiseth the word, shall be destroyed: but he that feareth the commaundement, shall be rewarded.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

The one who despises the word will be in debt to it, But the one who fears the commandment will be rewarded.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Whoso despiseth the word bringeth destruction on himself; But he that feareth the commandment shall be rewarded.
- American Standard Version (1901)

He who makes sport of the word will come to destruction, but the respecter of the law will be rewarded.
- Basic English Bible

Whoso despiseth the word shall be held by it; but he that feareth the commandment shall be rewarded.
- Darby Bible

Whoever despiseth the word shall be destroyed: but he that feareth the commandment shall be rewarded.
- Webster's Bible

Whoever despises instruction will pay for it, but he who respects a command will be rewarded.
- World English Bible

Whoso is despising the Word is destroyed for it, And whoso is fearing the Command is repayed.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Whoso despiseth the word shall suffer thereby; but he that feareth the commandment shall be rewarded.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Proverbs 13:13


13:13 The word - The word of God.


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