King James Version
The light of the righteous rejoiceth: but the lamp of the wicked shall be put out.
Darby Bible Translation
The light of the righteous rejoiceth; but the lamp of the wicked shall be put out.
World English Bible
The light of the righteous shines brightly, but the lamp of the wicked is snuffed out.
Young's Literal Translation
The light of the righteous rejoiceth, And the lamp of the wicked is extinguished.
Proverbs 13:9 Parallel
CommentaryKing James Translators' Notes
lamp: or, candle
The light of the righteous rejoiceth: but the lamp of the wicked shall be put out.Proverbs 13:9 Parallel Commentaries
LibraryPractical Methods of Studying the Old Testament
[Sidenote: The various methods of approach] The Old Testament may be studied as literature, as history, as the record of an important stage in the evolution of religion, as the revelation of God to the race, or as a practical aid to the individual in living the true life. Each angle of approach calls for different methods and yields its correspondingly rich results. Studied in accordance with the canons of modern literary investigation, a literature is disclosed of surpassing variety, beauty, and …
Charles Foster Kent—The Origin & Permanent Value of the Old Testament
The Song of the Redeemed
The Heavenly Footman; Or, a Description of the Man that Gets to Heaven:
"But if Ye have Bitter Envying and Strife in Your Hearts, Glory Not," &C.
"But Seek Ye First the Kingdom of God, and his Righteousness, and all These Things Shall be Added unto You. "
Blessed are the Poor in Spirit
Yea, the light of the wicked shall be put out, and the spark of his fire shall not shine.
When his candle shined upon my head, and when by his light I walked through darkness;
But the path of the just is as the shining light, that shineth more and more unto the perfect day.
The ransom of a man's life are his riches: but the poor heareth not rebuke.
Only by pride cometh contention: but with the well advised is wisdom.
Whoso curseth his father or his mother, his lamp shall be put out in obscure darkness.
For there shall be no reward to the evil man; the candle of the wicked shall be put out.
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