Psalm 105:14
New International Version
He allowed no one to oppress them; for their sake he rebuked kings:

New Living Translation
Yet he did not let anyone oppress them. He warned kings on their behalf:

English Standard Version
he allowed no one to oppress them; he rebuked kings on their account,

Berean Study Bible
He let no man oppress them; He rebuked kings on their behalf:

King James Bible
He suffered no man to do them wrong: yea, he reproved kings for their sakes;

New King James Version
He permitted no one to do them wrong; Yes, He rebuked kings for their sakes,

New American Standard Bible
He allowed no one to oppress them, And He rebuked kings for their sakes, saying,

NASB 1995
He permitted no man to oppress them, And He reproved kings for their sakes:

NASB 1977
He permitted no man to oppress them, And He reproved kings for their sakes:

Amplified Bible
He allowed no man to oppress them; He rebuked kings for their sakes, saying,

Christian Standard Bible
he allowed no one to oppress them; he rebuked kings on their behalf:

Holman Christian Standard Bible
He allowed no one to oppress them; He rebuked kings on their behalf:”

American Standard Version
He suffered no man to do them wrong; Yea, he reproved kings for their sakes,

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
And he allowed no man to do them wrong; he rebuked Kings for their sakes.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
He suffered no man to wrong them; and he rebuked kings for their sakes:

Contemporary English Version
God did not let anyone mistreat our people. Instead he protected us by punishing rulers

Douay-Rheims Bible
He suffered no man to hurt them: and he reproved kings for their sakes.

English Revised Version
He suffered no man to do them wrong; yea, he reproved kings for their sakes;

Good News Translation
But God let no one oppress them; to protect them, he warned the kings:

GOD'S WORD® Translation
He didn't permit anyone to oppress them. He warned kings about them:

International Standard Version
He did not allow anyone to oppress them, or any kings to reprove them.

JPS Tanakh 1917
He suffered no man to do them wrong, Yea, for their sake He reproved kings:

Literal Standard Version
He has not permitted any to oppress them And He reproves kings for their sakes.

NET Bible
He let no one oppress them; he disciplined kings for their sake,

New Heart English Bible
He allowed no one to do them wrong. Yes, he reproved kings for their sakes,

World English Bible
He allowed no one to do them wrong. Yes, he reproved kings for their sakes,

Young's Literal Translation
He hath not suffered any to oppress them And He reproveth for their sakes kings.

Additional Translations ...
Context
Tell of His Wonders
13they wandered from nation to nation, from one kingdom to another. 14He let no man oppress them; He rebuked kings on their behalf: 15“Do not touch My anointed ones! Do no harm to My prophets!”…

Cross References
Genesis 12:17
The LORD, however, afflicted Pharaoh and his household with severe plagues because of Abram's wife Sarai.

Genesis 20:3
One night, however, God came to Abimelech in a dream and told him, "You are as good as dead because of the woman you have taken, for she is a married woman."

Genesis 20:7
Now return the man's wife, for he is a prophet; he will pray for you and you will live. But if you do not restore her, be aware that you will surely die--you and all who belong to you."

Genesis 35:5
As they set out, a terror from God fell over the surrounding cities, so that they did not pursue Jacob's sons.

Psalm 105:13
they wandered from nation to nation, from one kingdom to another.

Jeremiah 39:12
"Take him, look after him, and do not let any harm come to him; do for him whatever he says."


Treasury of Scripture

He suffered no man to do them wrong: yes, he reproved kings for their sakes;

Genesis 12:14-17
And it came to pass, that, when Abram was come into Egypt, the Egyptians beheld the woman that she was very fair…

Genesis 20:1-7
And Abraham journeyed from thence toward the south country, and dwelled between Kadesh and Shur, and sojourned in Gerar…

Genesis 26:14
For he had possession of flocks, and possession of herds, and great store of servants: and the Philistines envied him.









(14) Wrong.--The allusion is doubtless to the incidents connected with Sarah and Rebekah at the courts of Egypt and Philistia. (See Genesis 26:11.)

Verse 14. - He suffered no man to do them wrong: yea, he reproved kings for their sakes. The reference is to the punishment inflicted on the Pharaoh of Abraham's time (Genesis 12:17), and on Abimelech of Gerar (Genesis 20:3, 7, 18).

Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
He let
הִנִּ֣יחַ (hin·nî·aḥ)
Verb - Hifil - Perfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's 3240: Bestow, cast down, lay down, up, leave off, let alone remain, pacify, place,

no
לֹֽא־ (lō-)
Adverb - Negative particle
Strong's 3808: Not, no

man
אָדָ֣ם (’ā·ḏām)
Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 120: Ruddy, a human being

oppress them;
לְעָשְׁקָ֑ם (lə·‘ā·šə·qām)
Preposition-l | Verb - Qal - Infinitive construct | third person masculine plural
Strong's 6231: To press upon, oppress, defraud, violate, overflow

He rebuked
וַיּ֖וֹכַח (way·yō·w·ḵaḥ)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Hifil - Consecutive imperfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's 3198: To be right, reciprocal, to argue, to decide, justify, convict

kings
מְלָכִֽים׃ (mə·lā·ḵîm)
Noun - masculine plural
Strong's 4428: A king

on their behalf:
עֲלֵיהֶ֣ם (‘ă·lê·hem)
Preposition | third person masculine plural
Strong's 5921: Above, over, upon, against


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