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Psalm 109 :: Young's Literal Translation (YLT)

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Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 109:1 - To the Overseer. -- A Psalm of David. O God of my praise, be not silent,
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 109:2 - For the mouth of wickedness, and the mouth of deceit, Against me they have opened, They have spoken with me -- A tongue of falsehood, and words of hatred!
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 109:3 - They have compassed me about, And they fight me without cause.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 109:4 - For my love they oppose me, and I -- prayer!
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 109:5 - And they set against me evil for good, And hatred for my love.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 109:6 - Appoint Thou over him the wicked, And an adversary standeth at his right hand.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 109:7 - In his being judged, he goeth forth wicked, And his prayer is for sin.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 109:8 - His days are few, his oversight another taketh,
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 109:9 - His sons are fatherless, and his wife a widow.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 109:10 - And wander continually do his sons, Yea, they have begged, And have sought out of their dry places.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 109:11 - An exactor layeth a snare for all that he hath, And strangers spoil his labour.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 109:12 - He hath none to extend kindness, Nor is there one showing favour to his orphans.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 109:13 - His posterity is for cutting off, In another generation is their name blotted out.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 109:14 - The iniquity of his fathers Is remembered unto Jehovah, And the sin of his mother is not blotted out.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 109:15 - They are before Jehovah continually, And He cutteth off from earth their memorial.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 109:16 - Because that he hath not remembered to do kindness, And pursueth the poor man and needy, And the smitten of heart -- to slay,
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 109:17 - And he loveth reviling, and it meeteth him, And he hath not delighted in blessing, And it is far from him.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 109:18 - And he putteth on reviling as his robe, And it cometh in as water into his midst, And as oil into his bones.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 109:19 - It is to him as apparel -- he covereth himself, And for a continual girdle he girdeth it on.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 109:20 - This is the wage of mine accusers from Jehovah, And of those speaking evil against my soul.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 109:21 - And Thou, O Jehovah Lord, Deal with me for Thy name's sake, Because Thy kindness is good, deliver me.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 109:22 - For I am poor and needy, And my heart hath been pierced in my midst.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 109:23 - As a shadow when it is stretched out I have gone, I have been driven away as a locust.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 109:24 - My knees have been feeble from fasting, And my flesh hath failed of fatness.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 109:25 - And I -- I have been a reproach to them, They see me, they shake their head.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 109:26 - Help me, O Jehovah my God, Save me, according to Thy kindness.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 109:27 - And they know that this is Thy hand, Thou, O Jehovah, Thou hast done it.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 109:28 - They revile, and Thou dost bless, They have risen, and are ashamed, And Thy servant doth rejoice.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 109:29 - Mine accusers put on blushing, and are covered, As an upper robe is their shame.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 109:30 - I thank Jehovah greatly with my mouth, And in the midst of many I praise Him,
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 109:31 - For He standeth at the right hand of the needy, To save from those judging his soul.

The Young's Literal Translation was translated by Robert Young, who believed in a strictly literal translation of God's word. This version of the Bible is in the public domain.


Pericope taken from the NASB95 and has been graciously provided by The Lockman Foundation, La Habra, Calif. All rights reserved.

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