Psalms 73:3

“For I was envious at the foolish, when I saw the prosperity of the wicked.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Psalms 73:3

For I was enuious at the foolish, when I sawe the prosperity of the wicked.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

For I was envious of the arrogant {As} I saw the prosperity of the wicked.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

For I was envious at the arrogant, When I saw the prosperity of the wicked.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Because of my envy of the men of pride, when I saw the well-being of the wrongdoers.
- Basic English Bible

For I was envious at the arrogant, seeing the prosperity of the wicked.
- Darby Bible

For I was envious at the foolish, when I saw the prosperity of the wicked.
- Webster's Bible

For I was envious of the arrogant, when I saw the prosperity of the wicked.
- World English Bible

The peace of the wicked I see, That there are no bands at their death,
- Youngs Literal Bible

For I was envious at the arrogant, when I saw the prosperity of the wicked.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Psalms 73:3

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 73:3


73:1 A clean heart - To all true Israelites, who love God, and serve him in spirit and truth.

73:2 My feet - My faith in God's providence, was almost overthrown.

73:4 No bands - They are not dragged to death, by the sentence of the magistrate, which they deserve.

73:5 As other men - As good men frequently are.


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