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Proverbs 16:28 New King James Version (NKJV)

28 A perverse man sows strife,
And a whisperer separates the best of friends.

New King James Version (NKJV)

Scripture taken from the New King James Version®. Copyright © 1982 by Thomas Nelson. Used by permission. All rights reserved.

Proverbs 16:28 Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB)

28 A contrary man spreads conflict,
and a gossip separates close friends.

Proverbs 16:28 New American Standard Bible (NASB)

28 A perverse man spreads strife,
And a slanderer separates intimate friends.

New American Standard Bible (NASB)

Copyright © 1960, 1962, 1963, 1968, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1975, 1977, 1995 by The Lockman Foundation

Proverbs 16:28 English Standard Version (ESV)

28 A dishonest man spreads strife,
    and a whisperer separates close friends.

English Standard Version (ESV)

The Holy Bible, English Standard Version. ESV® Text Edition: 2016. Copyright © 2001 by Crossway Bibles, a publishing ministry of Good News Publishers.

Proverbs 16:28 The Message (MSG)

28 Troublemakers start fights;
    gossips break up friendships.

The Message (MSG)

Copyright © 1993, 2002, 2018 by Eugene H. Peterson

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