New Living Translation
then let my enemies capture me. Let them trample me into the ground and drag my honor in the dust. Interlude
King James Bible
Let the enemy persecute my soul, and take it; yea, let him tread down my life upon the earth, and lay mine honour in the dust. Selah.
Darby Bible Translation
Let the enemy pursue after my soul, and take it, and let him tread down my life to the earth, and lay my glory in the dust. Selah.
World English Bible
let the enemy pursue my soul, and overtake it; yes, let him tread my life down to the earth, and lay my glory in the dust. Selah.
Young's Literal Translation
An enemy pursueth my soul, and overtaketh, And treadeth down to the earth my life, And my honour placeth in the dust. Selah.
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LibraryThe Exile --Continued.
There are many echoes of this period of Engedi in the Psalms. Perhaps the most distinctly audible of these are to be found in the seventh psalm, which is all but universally recognised as David's, even Ewald concurring in the general consent. It is an irregular ode--for such is the meaning of Shiggaion in the title, and by its broken rhythms and abrupt transitions testifies to the emotion of its author. The occasion of it is said to be "the words of Cush the Benjamite." As this is a peculiar name …
Alexander Maclaren—The Life of David
Twenty-Third Lesson Bear Fruit, that the Father May Give what Ye Ask;'
The Section Chap. I. -iii.
The Blessings of Noah Upon Shem and Japheth. (Gen. Ix. 18-27. )
I wear burlap to show my grief. My pride lies in the dust.
if I have betrayed a friend or plundered my enemy without cause,
Arise, O LORD, in anger! Stand up against the fury of my enemies! Wake up, my God, and bring justice!
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