Psalms 12:8

8 who freely strut about when what is vile is honored by the human race.

Psalms 12:8 in Other Translations

KJV
8 The wicked walk on every side, when the vilest men are exalted.
ESV
8 On every side the wicked prowl, as vileness is exalted among the children of man.
NLT
8 even though the wicked strut about, and evil is praised throughout the land.
MSG
8 From the wicked who collect honors For their wonderful lies.
CSB
8 The wicked wander everywhere, and what is worthless is exalted by the human race.

Psalms 12:8 In-Context

6 And the words of the LORD are flawless, like silver purified in a crucible, like gold refined seven times.
7 You, LORD, will keep the needy safe and will protect us forever from the wicked,
8 who freely strut about when what is vile is honored by the human race.

Cross References 1

  • 1. Psalms 55:10-11
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