New International Version
Evildoers are snared by their own sin, but the righteous shout for joy and are glad.
King James Bible
In the transgression of an evil man there is a snare: but the righteous doth sing and rejoice.
Darby Bible Translation
In the transgression of an evil man there is a snare; but the righteous shall sing and rejoice.
World English Bible
An evil man is snared by his sin, but the righteous can sing and be glad.
Young's Literal Translation
In the transgression of the evil is a snare, And the righteous doth sing and rejoice.
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Spreadeth a net for his feet - Beware of a flatterer; he does not flatter merely to please you, but to deceive you and profit himself.
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(Preached at the opening of the Winona Lake Bible Conference.) TEXT: "Where there is no vision, the people perish."--Proverbs 29:18. It is not altogether an easy matter to secure a text for such an occasion as this; not because the texts are so few in number but rather because they are so many, for one has only to turn over the pages of the Bible in the most casual way to find them facing him at every reading. Feeling the need of advice for such a time as this, I asked a number of my friends who …
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Then Moses and the Israelites sang this song to the LORD: "I will sing to the LORD, for he is highly exalted. Both horse and driver he has hurled into the sea.
Then the Israelites counterattacked, and the Benjamites were terrified, because they realized that disaster had come on them.
In the paths of the wicked are snares and pitfalls, but those who would preserve their life stay far from them.
Moreover, no one knows when their hour will come: As fish are caught in a cruel net, or birds are taken in a snare, so people are trapped by evil times that fall unexpectedly upon them.
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