Proverbs 28:28
Modern Translations
New International Version
When the wicked rise to power, people go into hiding; but when the wicked perish, the righteous thrive.

New Living Translation
When the wicked take charge, people go into hiding. When the wicked meet disaster, the godly flourish.

English Standard Version
When the wicked rise, people hide themselves, but when they perish, the righteous increase.

Berean Study Bible
When the wicked come to power, people hide themselves; but when they perish, the righteous flourish.

New American Standard Bible
When the wicked rise, people hide themselves; But when they perish, the righteous increase.

NASB 1995
When the wicked rise, men hide themselves; But when they perish, the righteous increase.

NASB 1977
When the wicked rise, men hide themselves; But when they perish, the righteous increase.

Amplified Bible
When the wicked rise [to power], men hide themselves; But when the wicked perish, the [consistently] righteous increase and become great.

Christian Standard Bible
When the wicked come to power, people hide, but when they are destroyed, the righteous flourish.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
When the wicked come to power, people hide, but when they are destroyed, the righteous flourish.

Contemporary English Version
When crooks are in control, everyone tries to hide, but when they lose power, good people are everywhere.

Good News Translation
People stay in hiding when the wicked come to power. But when they fall from power, the righteous will rule again.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
When wicked people rise, people hide. When they die, righteous people increase.

International Standard Version
When the wicked rise to power, people hide themselves, but when the wicked perish, the righteous increase.

NET Bible
When the wicked gain control, people hide themselves, but when they perish, the righteous increase.
Classic Translations
King James Bible
When the wicked rise, men hide themselves: but when they perish, the righteous increase.

New King James Version
When the wicked arise, men hide themselves; But when they perish, the righteous increase.

King James 2000 Bible
When the wicked arise, men hide themselves: but when they perish, the righteous increase.

New Heart English Bible
When the wicked rise, men hide themselves; but when they perish, the righteous thrive.

World English Bible
When the wicked rise, men hide themselves; but when they perish, the righteous thrive.

American King James Version
When the wicked rise, men hide themselves: but when they perish, the righteous increase.

American Standard Version
When the wicked rise, men hide themselves; But when they perish, the righteous increase.

A Faithful Version
When the wicked arise, a man hides himself; but when they perish, the righteous increase.

Darby Bible Translation
When the wicked rise, men hide themselves; but when they perish, the righteous increase.

English Revised Version
When the wicked rise, men hide themselves: but when they perish, the righteous increase.

Webster's Bible Translation
When the wicked rise, men hide themselves: but when they perish, the righteous increase.

Early Modern
Geneva Bible of 1587
When the wicked rise vp, men hide them selues: but when they perish, ye righteous increase.

Bishops' Bible of 1568
When the vngodly are come vp, men are fayne to hide themselues: but when they perishe, the ryghteous encrease.

Coverdale Bible of 1535
Whan the vngodly are come vp, men are fayne to hyde them selues: but whe they perish, the rightuous increase.
Literal Translations
Literal Standard Version
A man is hidden in the rising of the wicked, "" And the righteous multiply in their destruction!

Young's Literal Translation
In the rising of the wicked a man is hidden, And in their destruction the righteous multiply!

Smith's Literal Translation
In the rising up of the unjust, man shalt hide: and in their perishing, the lust shall increase.

Catholic Translations
Douay-Rheims Bible
When the wicked rise up, men shall hide themselves: when they perish, the just shall be multiplied.

Catholic Public Domain Version
When the impious rise up, men will hide themselves. When they perish, the just shall be multiplied.

Translations from Aramaic
Peshitta Holy Bible Translated
In the rise of the evil a son of man is hidden, and in their destruction the righteous will be multiplied.

Lamsa Bible
When the wicked rise, men hide themselves; but when they perish, the righteous increase.

OT Translations
JPS Tanakh 1917
When the wicked rise, men hide themselves; But when they perish, the righteous increase.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
In the places of ungodly men the righteous mourn: but in their destruction the righteous shall be multiplied.








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