Tuesday, October 14, 2008

Proverbs 28:1

New American Standard Bible (©1995)
The wicked flee when no one is pursuing, But the righteous are bold as a lion.
King James Bible
The wicked flee when no man pursueth: but the righteous are bold as a lion.
American King James Version
The wicked flee when no man pursues: but the righteous are bold as a lion.
American Standard Version
The wicked flee when no man pursueth; But the righteous are bold as a lion.
Douay-Rheims Bible
The wicked man fleeth, when no man pursueth: but the just, bold as a lion, shall be without dread.
Darby Bible Translation
The wicked flee when no man pursueth; but the righteous are bold as a lion.
English Revised Version
The wicked flee when no man pursueth: but the righteous are bold as a lion.
Webster's Bible Translation
The wicked flee when no man pursueth: but the righteous are bold as a lion.
World English Bible
The wicked flee when no one pursues; but the righteous are as bold as a lion.
Young's Literal Translation
The wicked have fled and there is no pursuer. And the righteous as a young lion is confident.

but the righteous
tsaddiyq (tsad-deek') just -- just, lawful, righteous (man).
are bold
batach (baw-takh') to hie for refuge; figuratively, to trust, be confident or sure -- be bold (confident, secure, sure), careless (one, woman), put confidence, (make to) hope, (put, make to) trust.
as a lion
kphiyr (kef-eer') a village (as covered in by walls); also a young lion (perhaps as covered with a mane) -- (young) lion, village.


So there you have it......"THE RIGHTEOUS ARE AS BOLD AS A LION"

1 comment:

RJW said...

If God is for us, who shall be against us? :)