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Corrupt
Decadent • Vicious • Wrest
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The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Corrupt
Corrupt [Heb. šāḥaṯ] (Gen. 6:11f; Ex. 32:7; etc.); NEB also VILE, EVIL, VICIOUS, etc.; [’ālaḥ] (Job 15:16; Ps. 14:3); AV FILTHY; NEB ROTTEN; [’ānuš] (Jer. 17:9); AV WICKED; NEB SICK; [’āḇaḏ] (Eccl. 7:7); AV DESTROYETH; NEB “break (the spirit)”; [Gk. phtheírō]; NEB DELUDED, RUINED; [kataphtheírō]
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WREST
WREST<rest>: Found in the King James Version and the Revised Version (British and American) 3 times in the writings of Moses, namely, Ex 23:2, 6; Dt 16:19. In all three places it refers to twisting, or turning aside, or perverting judgment or justice. In Dt 24:17 the Revised Version (British
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Wrest
WREST, rest: Found in AV and RV 3 t in the writings of Moses, viz. Ex 23:2, 6; Dt 16:19. In all three places it refers to twisting, or turning aside, or perverting judgment or justice. In Dt 24:17 RV has “wrest” where AV has “pervert.”In Ps 56:5 (עָצַב‎, ‛āçabh); 2 Pet 3:16 (στρεβλόω, streblóō),