Proverbs 22:8

“He that soweth iniquity shall reap vanity: and the rod of his anger shall fail.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Hee that soweth iniquitie, shall reape vanitie: and the rodde of his anger shall faile.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

He who sows iniquity will reap vanity, And the rod of his fury will perish.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

He that soweth iniquity shall reap calamity; And the rod of his wrath shall fail.
- American Standard Version (1901)

By planting the seed of evil a man will get in the grain of sorrow, and the rod of his wrath will be broken.
- Basic English Bible

He that soweth unrighteousness shall reap iniquity, and the rod of his wrath shall have an end.
- Darby Bible

He that soweth iniquity shall reap vanity: and the rod of his anger shall fail.
- Webster's Bible

He who sows wickedness reaps trouble, and the rod of his fury will be destroyed.
- World English Bible

Whoso is sowing perverseness reapeth sorrow, And the rod of his anger weareth out.
- Youngs Literal Bible

He that soweth iniquity shall reap vanity; and the rod of his wrath shall fail.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Proverbs 22:8


22:8 The rod - That power which he used with fury shall be taken from him.


Discussion for Proverbs 22:8

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