Proverbs 22:23

“For the LORD will plead their cause, and spoil the soul of those that spoiled them.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

For the Lord will plead their cause, and spoile the soule of those that spoiled them.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

For the LORD will plead their case And take the life of those who rob them.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

For Jehovah will plead their cause, And despoil of life those that despoil them.
- American Standard Version (1901)

For the Lord will give support to their cause, and take the life of those who take their goods.
- Basic English Bible

for Jehovah will plead their cause, and despoil the soul of those that despoil them.
- Darby Bible

For the LORD will plead their cause, and spoil the soul of those that spoiled them.
- Webster's Bible

for Yahweh will plead their case, and plunder the life of those who plunder them.
- World English Bible

For Jehovah pleadeth their cause, And hath spoiled the soul of their spoilers.
- Youngs Literal Bible

For the LORD will plead their cause, and despoil of life those that despoil them.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Proverbs 22:23


22:23 Spoil the soul - Take away not only their goods but their lives too.


Discussion for Proverbs 22:23

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