Psalm 140:4
Parallel Verses
New International Version
Keep me safe, LORD, from the hands of the wicked; protect me from the violent, who devise ways to trip my feet.

New Living Translation
O LORD, keep me out of the hands of the wicked. Protect me from those who are violent, for they are plotting against me.

English Standard Version
Guard me, O LORD, from the hands of the wicked; preserve me from violent men, who have planned to trip up my feet.

New American Standard Bible
Keep me, O LORD, from the hands of the wicked; Preserve me from violent men Who have purposed to trip up my feet.

King James Bible
Keep me, O LORD, from the hands of the wicked; preserve me from the violent man; who have purposed to overthrow my goings.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Protect me, LORD, from the clutches of the wicked. Keep me safe from violent men who plan to make me stumble.

International Standard Version
Protect me, LORD, from the control of evil people, from violent men who have planned to trip me.

NET Bible
O LORD, shelter me from the power of the wicked! Protect me from violent men, who plan to knock me over.

New Heart English Bible
LORD, keep me from the hands of the wicked. Preserve me from the violent men who have determined to trip my feet.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
Keep me, Lord Jehovah, from the hand of the evil, and keep me from men who are extortionists, who have schemed to overthrow my steps.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Protect me from the hands of wicked people, O LORD. Keep me safe from violent people. They try to trip me.

JPS Tanakh 1917
Keep me, O LORD, from the hands of the wicked; Preserve me from the violent man; Who have purposed to make my steps slip.

New American Standard 1977
Keep me, O LORD, from the hands of the wicked;
            Preserve me from violent men,
            Who have purposed to trip up my feet.

Jubilee Bible 2000
Keep me, O LORD, from the hands of the wicked; preserve me from the man of violence, who have purposed to overthrow my steps.

King James 2000 Bible
Keep me, O LORD, from the hands of the wicked; preserve me from the violent man; who have purposed to overthrow my paths.

American King James Version
Keep me, O LORD, from the hands of the wicked; preserve me from the violent man; who have purposed to overthrow my goings.

American Standard Version
Keep me, O Jehovah, from the hands of the wicked; Preserve me from the violent man: Who have purposed to thrust aside my steps.

Douay-Rheims Bible
Keep me, O Lord, from the hand of the wicked: and from unjust men deliver me. Who have proposed to supplant my steps.

Darby Bible Translation
Keep me, O Jehovah, from the hands of the wicked [man], preserve me from the violent man, who devise to overthrow my steps.

English Revised Version
Keep me, O LORD, from the hands of the wicked; preserve me from the violent man: Who have purposed to thrust aside my steps.

Webster's Bible Translation
Keep me, O LORD, from the hands of the wicked; preserve me from the violent man; who have purposed to overthrow my goings.

World English Bible
Yahweh, keep me from the hands of the wicked. Preserve me from the violent men who have determined to trip my feet.

Young's Literal Translation
Preserve me, Jehovah, from the hands of the wicked, From one of violence Thou keepest me, Who have devised to overthrow my steps.
Commentary
Matthew Henry Commentary
140:1-7 The more danger appears, the more earnest we should be in prayer to God. All are safe whom the Lord protects. If he be for us, who can be against us? We should especially watch and pray, that the Lord would hold up our goings in his ways, that our footsteps slip not. God is as able to keep his people from secret fraud as from open force; and the experience we have had of his power and care, in dangers of one kind, may encourage us to depend upon him in other dangers.
Study Bible
Deliver Me, O Lord, from the Evil Man
3They sharpen their tongues as a serpent; Poison of a viper is under their lips. Selah. 4Keep me, O LORD, from the hands of the wicked; Preserve me from violent men Who have purposed to trip up my feet. 5The proud have hidden a trap for me, and cords; They have spread a net by the wayside; They have set snares for me. Selah.…
Cross References
2 Samuel 22:49
Who also brings me out from my enemies; You even lift me above those who rise up against me; You rescue me from the violent man.

Job 30:12
"On the right hand their brood arises; They thrust aside my feet and build up against me their ways of destruction.

Psalm 36:11
Let not the foot of pride come upon me, And let not the hand of the wicked drive me away.

Psalm 54:3
For strangers have risen against me And violent men have sought my life; They have not set God before them. Selah.

Psalm 71:4
Rescue me, O my God, out of the hand of the wicked, Out of the grasp of the wrongdoer and ruthless man,

Psalm 118:13
You pushed me violently so that I was falling, But the LORD helped me.

Psalm 140:1
For the choir director. A Psalm of David. Rescue me, O LORD, from evil men; Preserve me from violent men
Treasury of Scripture

Keep me, O LORD, from the hands of the wicked; preserve me from the violent man; who have purposed to overthrow my goings.

keep me

Psalm 17:8,9 Keep me as the apple of the eye, hide me under the shadow of your wings…

Psalm 36:11 Let not the foot of pride come against me, and let not the hand of …

Psalm 37:32,33-40 The wicked watches the righteous, and seeks to slay him…

Psalm 55:1-3 Give ear to my prayer, O God; and hide not yourself from my supplication…

Psalm 71:4 Deliver me, O my God, out of the hand of the wicked, out of the hand …

preserve

Psalm 140:1 Deliver me, O LORD, from the evil man: preserve me from the violent man;

overthrow

Psalm 17:5 Hold up my goings in your paths, that my footsteps slip not.

Proverbs 18:5 It is not good to accept the person of the wicked, to overthrow the …

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