New Living Translation
The wicked die and disappear, but the family of the godly stands firm.
King James Bible
The wicked are overthrown, and are not: but the house of the righteous shall stand.
Darby Bible Translation
Overthrow the wicked, and they are no more; but the house of the righteous shall stand.
World English Bible
The wicked are overthrown, and are no more, but the house of the righteous shall stand.
Young's Literal Translation
Overthrow the wicked, and they are not, And the house of the righteous standeth.
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
12:7 Are not - Both they and their families suddenly perish.
Library"But Seek Ye First the Kingdom of God, and his Righteousness, and all These Things Shall be Added unto You. "
Matth. vi. 33.--"But seek ye first the kingdom of God, and his righteousness, and all these things shall be added unto you." The perfection even of the most upright creature, speaks always some imperfection in comparison of God, who is most perfect. The heavens, the sun and moon, in respect of lower things here, how glorious do they appear, and without spot! But behold, they are not clean in God's sight! How far are the angels above us who dwell in clay! They appear to be a pure mass of light and …
Hugh Binning—The Works of the Rev. Hugh Binning
"Anyone who listens to my teaching and follows it is wise, like a person who builds a house on solid rock.
He knows what they do, and in the night he overturns and destroys them.
When the storms of life come, the wicked are whirled away, but the godly have a lasting foundation.
A sensible person wins admiration, but a warped mind is despised.
The LORD tears down the house of the proud, but he protects the property of widows.
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