kjv@Psalms:140 - To the chief Musician, A Psalm of David.
- Color Highlight Key:
- What God has done
- What is hoped for/believed
- What the disciple is doing
- What the enemy is doing
jv@Psalms:140:1 @ Deliver me, O LORD, from the evil man: preserve me from the violent man;
kjv@Psalms:140:2 @ Which imagine mischiefs in their heart; continually are they gathered together for war.
kjv@Psalms:140:3 @ They have sharpened their tongues like a serpent; adders' poison is under their lips. Selah.
kjv@Psalms:140:4 @ Keep me, O LORD, from the hands of the wicked; preserve me from the violent man; who have purposed to overthrow my goings.
kjv@Psalms:140:5 @ The proud have hid a snare for me, and cords; they have spread a net by the wayside; they have set gins for me. Selah.
kjv@Psalms:140:6 @ I said unto the LORD, Thou art my God: hear the voice of my supplications, O LORD.
kjv@Psalms:140:7 @ O GOD the Lord, the strength of my salvation, thou hast covered my head in the day of battle.
kjv@Psalms:140:8 @ Grant not, O LORD, the desires of the wicked: further not his wicked device; lest they exalt themselves. Selah.
kjv@Psalms:140:9 @ As for the head of those that compass me about, let the mischief of their own lips cover them.
kjv@Psalms:140:10 @ Let burning coals fall upon them: let them be cast into the fire; into deep pits, that they rise not up again.
kjv@Psalms:140:11 @ Let not an evil speaker be established in the earth: evil shall hunt the violent man to overthrow him.
kjv@Psalms:140:12 @ I know that the LORD will maintain the cause of the afflicted, and the right of the poor.
kjv@Psalms:140:13 @ Surely the righteous shall give thanks unto thy name: the upright shall dwell in thy presence.