Proverbs 13:9

“The light of the righteous rejoiceth: but the lamp of the wicked shall be put out.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Proverbs 13:9

The light of the righteous reioyceth: but the lampe of the wicked shall be put out.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

The light of the righteous rejoices, But the lamp of the wicked goes out.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

The light of the righteous rejoiceth; But the lamp of the wicked shall be put out.
- American Standard Version (1901)

There is a glad dawn for the upright man, but the light of the sinner will be put out.
- Basic English Bible

The light of the righteous rejoiceth; but the lamp of the wicked shall be put out.
- Darby Bible

The light of the righteous rejoiceth: but the lamp of the wicked shall be extinguished.
- Webster's Bible

The light of the righteous shines brightly, but the lamp of the wicked is snuffed out.
- World English Bible

The light of the righteous rejoiceth, And the lamp of the wicked is extinguished.
- Youngs Literal Bible

The light of the righteous rejoiceth; but the lamp of the wicked shall be put out.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Proverbs 13:9

Wesley's Notes for Proverbs 13:9


13:9 The light - The prosperity. Rejoiceth - Shines with a pleasant and constant brightness. Rejoicing is here ascribed to the light, as it is to the sun, #Psal 19:5|, metaphorically. Put out - Their felicity shall have a hidden end.


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