strkjv@Psalms:35:1 @A Psalm of David.Plead my cause, O LORD Y@hovah#, with them that strive with me: fight against them that fight against me.
strkjv@Psalms:35:2 @ Take hold of shield and buckler, and stand up for mine help.
strkjv@Psalms:35:3 @ Draw out also the spear, and stop the way against them that persecute me: say unto my soul, I am thy salvation.
strkjv@Psalms:35:4 @ Let them be confounded and put to shame that seek after my soul: let them be turned back and brought to confusion that devise my hurt.
strkjv@Psalms:35:5 @ Let them be as chaff before the wind: and let the angel of the LORD Y@hovah# chase them.
strkjv@Psalms:35:6 @ Let their way be dark and slippery: and let the angel of the LORD Y@hovah# persecute them.
strkjv@Psalms:35:7 @ For without cause have they hid for me their net in a pit, which without cause they have digged for my soul.
strkjv@Psalms:35:8 @ Let destruction come upon him at unawares ; and let his net that he hath hid catch himself: into that very destruction let him fall.
strkjv@Psalms:35:9 @ And my soul shall be joyful in the LORD Y@hovah#: it shall rejoice in his salvation.
strkjv@Psalms:35:10 @ All my bones shall say, LORD Y@hovah#, who is like unto thee, which deliverest the poor from him that is too strong for him, yea, the poor and the needy from him that spoileth him?
strkjv@Psalms:35:11 @ False witnesses did rise up; they laid to my charge things that I knew not.
strkjv@Psalms:35:12 @ They rewarded me evil for good to the spoiling of my soul.
strkjv@Psalms:35:13 @ But as for me, when they were sick, my clothing was sackcloth: I humbled my soul with fasting; and my prayer returned into mine own bosom.
strkjv@Psalms:35:14 @ I behaved myself as though he had been my friend or brother: I bowed down heavily, as one that mourneth for his mother.
strkjv@Psalms:35:15 @ But in mine adversity they rejoiced, and gathered themselves together: yea, the abjects gathered themselves together against me, and I knew it not; they did tear me, and ceased not:
strkjv@Psalms:35:16 @ With hypocritical mockers in feasts, they gnashed upon me with their teeth.
strkjv@Psalms:35:17 @ Lord, how long wilt thou look on? rescue my soul from their destructions, my darling from the lions.
strkjv@Psalms:35:18 @ I will give thee thanks in the great congregation: I will praise thee among much people.
strkjv@Psalms:35:19 @ Let not them that are mine enemies wrongfully rejoice over me: neither let them wink with the eye that hate me without a cause.
strkjv@Psalms:35:20 @ For they speak not peace: but they devise deceitful matters against them that are quiet in the land.
strkjv@Psalms:35:21 @ Yea, they opened their mouth wide against me, and said, Aha, aha, our eye hath seen it.
strkjv@Psalms:35:22 @ This thou hast seen, O LORD Y@hovah#: keep not silence: O Lord, be not far from me.
strkjv@Psalms:35:23 @ Stir up thyself, and awake to my judgment, even unto my cause, my God and my Lord.
strkjv@Psalms:35:24 @ Judge me, O LORD Y@hovah# my God, according to thy righteousness; and let them not rejoice over me.
strkjv@Psalms:35:25 @ Let them not say in their hearts, Ah, so would we have it: let them not say, We have swallowed him up.
strkjv@Psalms:35:26 @ Let them be ashamed and brought to confusion together that rejoice at mine hurt: let them be clothed with shame and dishonour that magnify themselves against me.
strkjv@Psalms:35:27 @ Let them shout for joy, and be glad, that favour my righteous cause: yea, let them say continually, Let the LORD Y@hovah# be magnified, which hath pleasure in the prosperity of his servant.
strkjv@Psalms:35:28 @ And my tongue shall speak of thy righteousness and of thy praise all the day long.