New Living Translation
O God, you take no pleasure in wickedness; you cannot tolerate the sins of the wicked.
King James Bible
For thou art not a God that hath pleasure in wickedness: neither shall evil dwell with thee.
Darby Bible Translation
For thou art not a �God that hath pleasure in wickedness; evil shall not sojourn with thee.
World English Bible
For you are not a God who has pleasure in wickedness. Evil can't live with you.
Young's Literal Translation
For not a God desiring wickedness art Thou, Evil inhabiteth Thee not.
Psalm 5:4 Parallel
CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
5:4 Surely - Thou dost not approve of, nor delight in them, or in their prayers. Dwelt - Have any fellowship with thee.
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Second Sunday after Trinity Exhortation to Brotherly Love.
The LORD examines both the righteous and the wicked. He hates those who love violence.
But the LORD turns his face against those who do evil; he will erase their memory from the earth.
They will declare, "The LORD is just! He is my rock! There is no evil in him!"
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