Isaiah 3:11
New International Version
Woe to the wicked! Disaster is upon them! They will be paid back for what their hands have done.

New Living Translation
But the wicked are doomed, for they will get exactly what they deserve.

English Standard Version
Woe to the wicked! It shall be ill with him, for what his hands have dealt out shall be done to him.

Berean Study Bible
Woe to the wicked; disaster is upon them! For they will be repaid with what their hands have done.

King James Bible
Woe unto the wicked! it shall be ill with him: for the reward of his hands shall be given him.

New King James Version
Woe to the wicked! It shall be ill with him, For the reward of his hands shall be given him.

New American Standard Bible
Woe to the wicked! It will go badly for him, For what he deserves will be done to him.

NASB 1995
Woe to the wicked! It will go badly with him, For what he deserves will be done to him.

NASB 1977
Woe to the wicked! It will go badly with him, For what he deserves will be done to him.

Amplified Bible
Woe (judgment is coming) to the wicked! It shall go badly with him, For what his hand has done shall be done to him.

Christian Standard Bible
Woe to the wicked—it will go badly for them, for what they have done will be done to them.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Woe to the wicked--it will go badly for them, for what they have done will be done to them.

American Standard Version
Woe unto the wicked! it shall be ill with him ; for what his hands have done shall be done unto him.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
Woe, evil comes to the wicked, because the work of his hands is rewarded!

Brenton Septuagint Translation
Woe to the transgressor! evils shall happen to him according to the works of his hands.

Contemporary English Version
Tell those who disobey, "You're in big trouble--what you did to others will come back to you."

Douay-Rheims Bible
Woe to the wicked unto evil: for the reward of his hands shall be given him.

English Revised Version
Woe unto the wicked! it shall be ill with him: for the reward of his hands shall be given him.

Good News Translation
But evil people are doomed; what they have done to others will now be done to them.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
How horrible it will be for the wicked! Disaster will strike them. What they have done will be done to them.

International Standard Version
"How terrible it will be for the wicked! Disaster is headed their way, because what they did with their hand will be repaid to them.

JPS Tanakh 1917
Woe unto the wicked! it shall be ill with him; For the work of his hands shall be done to him.

Literal Standard Version
Woe to the wicked—evil, "" Because the deed of his hand is done to him.

NET Bible
Too bad for the wicked sinners! For they will get exactly what they deserve.

New Heart English Bible
As for my people, children are their oppressors, and women rule over them. My people, those who lead you cause you to err, and destroy the way of your paths.

World English Bible
Woe to the wicked! Disaster is upon them; for the deeds of his hands will be paid back to him.

Young's Literal Translation
Woe to the wicked -- evil, Because the deed of his hand is done to him.

Additional Translations ...
Context
A Judgment Against Judah
10Tell the righteous it will be well with them, for they will enjoy the fruit of their labor. 11Woe to the wicked; disaster is upon them! For they will be repaid with what their hands have done. 12Youths oppress My people, and women rule over them. O My people, your guides mislead you; they turn you from your paths.…

Cross References
Genesis 18:25
Far be it from You to do such a thing--to kill the righteous with the wicked, so that the righteous and the wicked are treated alike. Far be it from You! Will not the Judge of all the earth do what is right?"

Deuteronomy 28:15
If, however, you do not obey the LORD your God by carefully following all His commandments and statutes I am giving you today, all these curses will come upon you and overtake you:

2 Chronicles 6:23
then may You hear from heaven and act. May You judge Your servants, condemning the wicked man by bringing down on his own head what he has done, and justifying the righteous man by rewarding him according to his righteousness.

Job 10:15
If I am guilty, woe to me! And even if I am righteous, I cannot lift my head. I am full of shame and aware of my affliction.

Proverbs 1:31
So they will eat the fruit of their own way, and be filled with their own devices.

Proverbs 12:14
By fruitful speech a man is filled with good things, and the work of his hands returns to him.

Ecclesiastes 8:13
Yet because the wicked do not fear God, it will not go well with them, and their days will not lengthen like a shadow.

Isaiah 13:11
I will punish the world for its evil and the wicked for their iniquity. I will end the haughtiness of the arrogant and lay low the pride of the ruthless.

Isaiah 57:20
But the wicked are like the storm-tossed sea, for it cannot be still, and its waves churn up mire and muck.

Isaiah 65:6
Behold, it is written before Me: I will not keep silent, but I will repay; I will pay it back into their laps,

Isaiah 65:7
both for your iniquities and for those of your fathers," says the LORD. "Because they burned incense on the mountains and scorned Me on the hills, I will measure into their laps full payment for their former deeds."

Isaiah 65:20
No longer will a nursing infant live but a few days, or an old man fail to live out his years. For the youth will die at a hundred years, and he who fails to reach a hundred will be considered accursed.

Jeremiah 21:14
I will punish you as your deeds deserve, declares the LORD. I will kindle a fire in your forest that will consume everything around you.'"

Jeremiah 31:30
Instead, each will die for his own iniquity. If anyone eats the sour grapes, his own teeth will be set on edge.

Ezekiel 2:10
which He unrolled before me. And written on the front and back of it were words of lamentation, mourning, and woe.

Ezekiel 18:20
The soul who sins is the one who will die. A son will not bear the iniquity of his father, and a father will not bear the iniquity of his son. The righteousness of the righteous man will fall upon him, and the wickedness of the wicked man will fall upon him.

Ezekiel 24:14
I, the LORD, have spoken; the time is coming, and I will act. I will not refrain or show pity, nor will I relent. I will judge you according to your ways and deeds,' declares the Lord GOD."

Ezekiel 33:8
If I say to the wicked, 'O wicked man, you will surely die,' but you do not speak out to dissuade him from his way, then that wicked man will die in his iniquity, yet I will hold you accountable for his blood.

Micah 3:4
Then they will cry out to the LORD, but He will not answer them. At that time He will hide His face from them because of the evil they have done.

Micah 7:13
Then the earth will become desolate because of its inhabitants, as the fruit of their deeds.


Treasury of Scripture

Woe to the wicked! it shall be ill with him: for the reward of his hands shall be given him.

woe

Isaiah 48:22
There is no peace, saith the LORD, unto the wicked.

Isaiah 57:20,21
But the wicked are like the troubled sea, when it cannot rest, whose waters cast up mire and dirt…

Isaiah 65:13-15,20
Therefore thus saith the Lord GOD, Behold, my servants shall eat, but ye shall be hungry: behold, my servants shall drink, but ye shall be thirsty: behold, my servants shall rejoice, but ye shall be ashamed: …

for the reward

Psalm 28:4
Give them according to their deeds, and according to the wickedness of their endeavours: give them after the work of their hands; render to them their desert.

Psalm 62:12
Also unto thee, O Lord, belongeth mercy: for thou renderest to every man according to his work.

Proverbs 1:31
Therefore shall they eat of the fruit of their own way, and be filled with their own devices.

given him.

Psalm 120:3,4
What shall be given unto thee? or what shall be done unto thee, thou false tongue? …











Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
Woe
א֖וֹי (’ō·w)
Interjection
Strong's 188: Lamentation, Oh!

to the wicked;
לְרָשָׁ֣ע (lə·rā·šā‘)
Preposition-l | Adjective - masculine singular
Strong's 7563: Wrong, an, bad person

disaster is
רָ֑ע (rā‘)
Adjective - masculine singular
Strong's 7451: Bad, evil

upon them!
כִּֽי־ (kî-)
Conjunction
Strong's 3588: A relative conjunction

For they will be repaid
גְמ֥וּל (ḡə·mūl)
Noun - masculine singular construct
Strong's 1576: Treatment, an act, service, requital

with what their hands
יָדָ֖יו (yā·ḏāw)
Noun - fdc | third person masculine singular
Strong's 3027: A hand

have done.
יֵעָ֥שֶׂה (yê·‘ā·śeh)
Verb - Nifal - Imperfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's 6213: To do, make


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