Proverbs 29:2

 

“When the righteous are in authority, the people rejoice: but when the wicked beareth rule, the people mourn.”

King James Version (KJV)

 

 

Other Translations of Proverbs 29:2

“When the righteous are in authoritie, the people reioyce: but when the wicked beareth rule, the people mourne.”
King James Version (1611) - View original scan of Proverbs chapter 29
 

“When the righteous increase, the people rejoice, But when a wicked man rules, people groan.”
New American Standard Version (1995)
 

“When the righteous are increased, the people rejoice; But when a wicked man beareth rule, the people sigh.”
American Standard Version (1901)
 

“When the upright have power, the people are glad; when an evil man is ruler, grief comes on the people.”
Basic English Bible
 

“When the righteous increase, the people rejoice; but when the wicked beareth rule, the people mourn.”
Darby Bible
 

“When just men increase, the people shall rejoice: when the wicked shall bear rule, the people shall mourn. ”
Douay Rheims Bible
 

“When the righteous are in authority, the people rejoice: but when the wicked beareth rule, the people mourn. ”
Webster's Bible
 

“When the righteous thrive, the people rejoice; but when the wicked rule, the people groan.”
World English Bible
 

“In the multiplying of the righteous the people rejoice, And in the ruling of the wicked the people sigh.”
Youngs Literal Bible
 

“ When the righteous are increased, the people rejoice; but when the wicked beareth rule, the people sigh.”
Jewish Publication Society Bible
 


 


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