What does Ecclesiastes 8:5 mean?
ESV: Whoever keeps a command will know no evil thing, and the wise heart will know the proper time and the just way.
NIV: Whoever obeys his command will come to no harm, and the wise heart will know the proper time and procedure.
NASB: One who keeps a royal command experiences no trouble, for a wise heart knows the proper time and procedure.
CSB: The one who keeps a command will not experience anything harmful, and a wise heart knows the right time and procedure.
NLT: Those who obey him will not be punished. Those who are wise will find a time and a way to do what is right,
KJV: Whoso keepeth the commandment shall feel no evil thing: and a wise man's heart discerneth both time and judgment.
NKJV: He who keeps his command will experience nothing harmful; And a wise man’s heart discerns both time and judgment,
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