Psalms 92:7

“When the wicked spring as the grass, and when all the workers of iniquity do flourish; it is that they shall be destroyed for ever:”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

When the wicked spring as the grasse, and when all the workers of iniquitie doe flourish: it is that they shall be destroyed for euer.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

That when the wicked sprouted up like grass And all who did iniquity flourished, It {was only} that they might be destroyed forevermore.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

When the wicked spring as the grass, And when all the workers of iniquity do flourish; It is that they shall be destroyed for ever.
- American Standard Version (1901)

When the sinners come up like the grass, and all the workers of evil do well for themselves, it is so that their end may be eternal destruction.
- Basic English Bible

When the wicked spring as the grass, and when all the workers of iniquity flourish, it is that they may be destroyed for ever.
- Darby Bible

When the wicked spring as the grass, and when all the workers of iniquity do flourish; it is that they shall be destroyed for ever:
- Webster's Bible

though the wicked spring up as the grass, and all the evildoers flourish, they will be destroyed forever.
- World English Bible

When the wicked flourish as a herb, And blossom do all workers of iniquity -- For their being destroyed for ever and ever!
- Youngs Literal Bible

(92:8) When the wicked spring up as the grass, and when all the workers of iniquity do flourish; it is that they may be destroyed for ever.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

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Discussion for Psalms 92

  • Brad Marshall
    It is a great thing to praise the Lord in song and in our lives! V.13 When we're planted in the house of the Lord we shall flourish! We will be fruitful in old age! What encouragement!
  • Steve morrow
    PSALM 92 :11 MINE EYE ALSO SHALL SEE MY DESIRE ON MINE ENEMIES AND MINE EARS SHALL HEAR MY DESIRE OF THE WICKED THAT RISE UP AGAINST ME PSALM 119:139 MY ZEAL HATH CONSUMED ME BECAUSE MINE ENEMIES HAVE FORGOTTEN THY WORDS 119:157 MANY ARE MY PERSECUTERS AND MINE ENEMIES YET DO I --- NOT DECLINE --- FROM THY TESTIMONIES 119:101 I HAVE REFRAINED MY FEET FROM EVERY EVIL WAY THAT I MIGHT KEEP YOUR WORD
  • Funke Ogunsola
    It is indeed a great thing to know the Lord. To praise him and acknowledge his love and wondrous deeds everyday. To know his purposes and promises for the lives of his children. PRAISE THE LORD!!!
  • Lifetime Missionary John E. Gunter
    God saved me on May 2, 1949 and He immediately put a burning desire in my heart to serve and please Him. I am now 83 years of age and continuing to serve Him. I claim my future service on verses 14-15 "They shall still bring forth fruit in old age; they shall be fat and flourishing; To shew that the LORD is upright: he is my rock, and there is no unrighteousness in him."
  • Sharon jones
    Praise The Lord, psalms 92 gives me great strength, in the name of Jesus.
  • Shannon powell
    I Believe alllllll things R possible in Christ Jesus. I'm so grateful to know that I don't have to fight with in my spirit any more, because I'm able to cast alllll my cares upon the Lord, because he dress for me. Listen he gives me eyes to see the plots that the enemy tries to stagnate me with so that I can take another route to over come the plans which the devil tries to hinder me with. AmeN!!

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