New Living Translation
The life of the godly is full of light and joy, but the light of the wicked will be snuffed out.
King James Bible
The light of the righteous rejoiceth: but the lamp of the wicked shall be put out.
Darby Bible Translation
The light of the righteous rejoiceth; but the lamp of the wicked shall be put out.
World English Bible
The light of the righteous shines brightly, but the lamp of the wicked is snuffed out.
Young's Literal Translation
The light of the righteous rejoiceth, And the lamp of the wicked is extinguished.
Proverbs 13:9 Parallel
CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
13:9 The light - The prosperity. Rejoiceth - Shines with a pleasant and constant brightness. Rejoicing is here ascribed to the light, as it is to the sun, Psal 19:5, metaphorically. Put out - Their felicity shall have a hidden end.
LibrarySecond Sunday after Easter
Text: First Peter 2, 20-25. 20 For what glory is it, if, when ye sin, and are buffeted for it, ye shall take it patiently? but if, when ye do well, and suffer for it, ye shall take it patiently, this is acceptable with God. 21 For hereunto were ye called: because Christ also suffered for you, leaving you an example, that ye should follow his steps: 22 who did no sin, neither was guile found in his mouth: 23 who, when he was reviled, reviled not again; when he suffered, threatened not; but committed …
Martin Luther—Epistle Sermons, Vol. II
How is Christ, as the Life, to be Applied by a Soul that Misseth God's Favour and Countenance.
Opposition to Messiah Ruinous
"But if Ye have Bitter Envying and Strife in Your Hearts, Glory Not," &C.
"Surely the light of the wicked will be snuffed out. The sparks of their fire will not glow.
when he lit up the way before me and I walked safely through the darkness.
The way of the righteous is like the first gleam of dawn, which shines ever brighter until the full light of day.
The rich can pay a ransom for their lives, but the poor won't even get threatened.
Pride leads to conflict; those who take advice are wise.
If you insult your father or mother, your light will be snuffed out in total darkness.
For evil people have no future; the light of the wicked will be snuffed out.
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