New American Standard Bible
The LORD will not allow the righteous to hunger, But He will reject the craving of the wicked.
King James Bible
The LORD will not suffer the soul of the righteous to famish: but he casteth away the substance of the wicked.
Darby Bible Translation
Jehovah suffereth not the soul of the righteous man to famish; but he repelleth the craving of the wicked.
World English Bible
Yahweh will not allow the soul of the righteous to go hungry, but he thrusts away the desire of the wicked.
Young's Literal Translation
Jehovah causeth not the soul of the righteous to hunger, And the desire of the wicked He thrusteth away.
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CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
Casteth away ... - Better, "overturns, disappoints the strong desire of the wicked." Tantalus-like, they never get the enjoyment they thirst after.
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. "
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"But seek first His kingdom and His righteousness, and all these things will be added to you.
O fear the LORD, you His saints; For to those who fear Him there is no want.
The young lions do lack and suffer hunger; But they who seek the LORD shall not be in want of any good thing.
I have been young and now I am old, Yet I have not seen the righteous forsaken Or his descendants begging bread.
The wicked will see it and be vexed, He will gnash his teeth and melt away; The desire of the wicked will perish.
The righteous has enough to satisfy his appetite, But the stomach of the wicked is in need.
He who turns away his ear from listening to the law, Even his prayer is an abomination.
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