New American Standard Bible
What the wicked fears will come upon him, But the desire of the righteous will be granted.
King James Bible
The fear of the wicked, it shall come upon him: but the desire of the righteous shall be granted.
Darby Bible Translation
The fear of a wicked man, it shall come upon him; but the desire of the righteous shall be granted.
World English Bible
What the wicked fear, will overtake them, but the desire of the righteous will be granted.
Young's Literal Translation
The feared thing of the wicked it meeteth him, And the desire of the righteous is given.
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CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
The fear - i. e., The thing feared (compare the marginal reference).
Shall be granted - Or, He (Yahweh) giveth the desire of the righteous.
LibraryThe Folly of Slander. Part 2.
"He that uttereth slander is a fool."--Prov. x. 18. I have formerly in this place, discoursing upon this text, explained the nature of the sin here condemned, with its several kinds and ways of practising. II. I shall now proceed to declare the folly of it; and to make good by divers reasons the assertion of the wise man, that "He who uttereth slander is a fool." 1. Slandering is foolish, as sinful and wicked. All sin is foolish upon many accounts; as proceeding from ignorance, error, inconsiderateness, …
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Lii. Trust in God.
"But Seek Ye First the Kingdom of God, and his Righteousness, and all These Things Shall be Added unto You. "
Pride of Prosperity
"Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness, for they shall be satisfied.
1 John 5:14
This is the confidence which we have before Him, that, if we ask anything according to His will, He hears us.
1 John 5:15
And if we know that He hears us in whatever we ask, we know that we have the requests which we have asked from Him.
"Sounds of terror are in his ears; While at peace the destroyer comes upon him.
He will fulfill the desire of those who fear Him; He will also hear their cry and will save them.
I will also laugh at your calamity; I will mock when your dread comes,
When your dread comes like a storm And your calamity comes like a whirlwind, When distress and anguish come upon you.
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