Psalms 10:3

“For the wicked boasteth of his heart's desire, and blesseth the covetous, whom the LORD abhorreth.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

For the wicked boasteth of his hearts desire, and blesseth the couetous, whom the Lord abhorreth.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

For the wicked boasts of his heart's desire, And the greedy man curses {and} spurns the LORD.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

For the wicked boasteth of his heart's desire, And the covetous renounceth, `yea', contemneth Jehovah.
- American Standard Version (1901)

For the evil-doer is lifted up because of the purpose of his heart, and he whose mind is fixed on wealth is turned away from the Lord, saying evil against him.
- Basic English Bible

For the wicked boasteth of his soul's desire, and he blesseth the covetous; he contemneth Jehovah.
- Darby Bible

For the wicked boasteth of his heart's desire, and blesseth the covetous, whom the LORD abhorreth.
- Webster's Bible

For the wicked boasts of his heart's cravings. He blesses the greedy, and condemns Yahweh.
- World English Bible

Because the wicked hath boasted Of the desire of his soul, And a dishonest gainer he hath blessed, He hath despised Jehovah.
- Youngs Literal Bible

For the wicked boasteth of his heart's desire, and the covetous vaunteth himself, though he contemn the LORD.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 10:3


10:3 Boasteth - He glorieth in his very sins which are his shame, and especially in the satisfaction of his desires.


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