Psalms
Chapter 58
 
1 Do ye indeed speak righteousness, O congregation? do ye judge uprightly, O ye sons of men? 2 Yea, in heart ye work wickedness; ye weigh the violence of your hands in the earth. 3 The wicked are estranged from the womb: they go astray as soon as they be born, speaking lies. 4 Their poison is like the poison[1] Translatorís note:
like the poison: Heb. according to the likeness, etc
of a serpent: they are like the deaf adder that stoppeth her ear;
5 Which will not hearken to the voice of charmers, charming[2] Translatorís note:
charming...: or, be the charmer never so cunning
never so wisely.

6 Break their teeth, O God, in their mouth: break out the great teeth of the young lions, O Lord. 7 Let them melt away as waters which run continually: when he bendeth his bow to shoot his arrows, let them be as cut in pieces. 8 As a snail which melteth, let every one of them pass away: like the untimely birth of a woman, that they may not see the sun. 9 Before your pots can feel the thorns, he shall take them away as with a whirlwind, both living, and in his wrath. 10 The righteous shall rejoice when he seeth the vengeance: he shall wash his feet in the blood of the wicked. 11 So that a man shall say, Verily there is a reward[3] Translatorís note:
a reward...: Heb. fruit of the, etc
for the righteous: verily he is a God that judgeth in the earth.

Psalms 57Psalms 59
 

 

 

 

 

 

  Share Psalms 58 with: share Psalms 58 with the people at Diggshare Psalms 58 with the people at StumbleUponshare Psalms 58 with the people at Technoratishare Psalms 58 with the people at del.icio.usshare Psalms 58 with the people at Mixxshare Psalms 58 with the people at Facebookshare Psalms 58 with the people at TwitThisshare Psalms 58 with the people at Reddit

 

Study Bible