New Living Translation
If the righteous are rewarded here on earth, what will happen to wicked sinners?
King James Bible
Behold, the righteous shall be recompensed in the earth: much more the wicked and the sinner.
Darby Bible Translation
Behold, the righteous shall be requited on the earth: how much more the wicked and the sinner.
World English Bible
Behold, the righteous shall be repaid in the earth; how much more the wicked and the sinner!
Young's Literal Translation
Lo, the righteous in the earth is recompensed, Surely also the wicked and the sinner!
Proverbs 11:31 Parallel
CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
11:31 Recompensed - Punished for his sins.
LibraryA Wise Minister Will be Successful.
Text.--He that winneth souls is wise.--Proverbs xi. 30. I PREACHED last Friday evening from the same text, on the method of dealing with sinners by private Christians. My object at this time is to take up the more public means of grace, with particular reference to the DUTIES OF MINISTERS. As I observed in my last lecture, wisdom is the choice and pursuit of the best end by the most appropriate means. The great end for which the Christian Ministry was appointed, is to glorify God in the salvation …
Charles Grandison Finney—Lectures on Revivals of Religion
How to Preach the Gospel.
The Desire of the Righteous Granted;
How those are to be Admonished who Decline the Office of Preaching Out of Too Great Humility, and those who Seize on it with Precipitate Haste.
1 Peter 4:18
And also, "If the righteous are barely saved, what will happen to godless sinners?"
2 Samuel 22:21
The LORD rewarded me for doing right; he restored me because of my innocence.
2 Samuel 22:25
The LORD rewarded me for doing right. He has seen my innocence.
To learn, you must love discipline; it is stupid to hate correction.
Trouble chases sinners, while blessings reward the righteous.
I have begun to punish Jerusalem, the city that bears my name. Now should I let you go unpunished? No, you will not escape disaster. I will call for war against all the nations of the earth. I, the LORD of Heaven's Armies, have spoken!'
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