Psalms 36:2

“For he flattereth himself in his own eyes, until his iniquity be found to be hateful.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

For he flatterech himselfe in his owne eyes, vntill his iniquitie be found to be hatefull.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

For it flatters him in his {own} eyes Concerning the discovery of his iniquity {and} the hatred {of it.}
- New American Standard Version (1995)

For he flattereth himself in his own eyes, That his iniquity will not be found out and be hated.
- American Standard Version (1901)

For he takes comfort in the thought that his sin will not be uncovered and hated.
- Basic English Bible

For he flattereth himself in his own eyes, [even] when his iniquity is found to be hateful.
- Darby Bible

For he flattereth himself in his own eyes, until his iniquity is found to be hateful.
- Webster's Bible

For he flatters himself in his own eyes, too much to detect and hate his sin.
- World English Bible

For he made [it] smooth to himself in his eyes, To find his iniquity to be hated.
- Youngs Literal Bible

(36:3) For it flattereth him in his eyes, until his iniquity be found, and he be hated.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 36:2


36:2 Flattereth - He deceiveth himself with vain persuasions, that God does not mind his sins, or will not punish them. Found - Punish, as the same phrase is used, #Numb 32:23|.


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