Psalm 7:3
New International Version
LORD my God, if I have done this and there is guilt on my hands--

New Living Translation
O LORD my God, if I have done wrong or am guilty of injustice,

English Standard Version
O LORD my God, if I have done this, if there is wrong in my hands,

Berean Study Bible
O LORD my God, if I have done this, if injustice is on my hands,

New American Standard Bible
O LORD my God, if I have done this, If there is injustice in my hands,

King James Bible
O LORD my God, if I have done this; if there be iniquity in my hands;

Christian Standard Bible
LORD my God, if I have done this, if there is injustice on my hands,

Contemporary English Version
I am innocent, LORD God!

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Yahweh my God, if I have done this, if there is injustice on my hands,

International Standard Version
LORD, my God, if I have done this thing, if there is injustice on my hands,

NET Bible
O LORD my God, if I have done what they say, or am guilty of unjust actions,

New Heart English Bible
LORD, my God, if I have done this, if there is iniquity in my hands,

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
Lord Jehovah, my God, if I have done this and if there is evil in my hands,

GOD'S WORD® Translation
O LORD my God, if I have done this- if my hands are stained with injustice,

JPS Tanakh 1917
O LORD my God, if I have done this; If there be iniquity in my hands;

New American Standard 1977
O LORD my God, if I have done this, If there is injustice in my hands,

Jubilee Bible 2000
O LORD my God, if I have done this: if there is iniquity in my hands,

King James 2000 Bible
O LORD my God, if I have done this; if there be iniquity in my hands;

American King James Version
O LORD my God, If I have done this; if there be iniquity in my hands;

American Standard Version
O Jehovah my God, if I have done this; If there be iniquity in my hands;

Brenton Septuagint Translation
O Lord my God, if I have done this; (if there is unrighteousness in my hands;)

Douay-Rheims Bible
O Lord my God, if I have done this thing, if there be iniquity in my hands:

Darby Bible Translation
Jehovah my God, if I have done this, if there be iniquity in my hands;

English Revised Version
O LORD my God, if I have done this; if there be iniquity in my hands;

Webster's Bible Translation
O LORD my God, if I have done this; if there is iniquity in my hands;

World English Bible
Yahweh, my God, if I have done this, if there is iniquity in my hands,

Young's Literal Translation
O Jehovah, my God, if I have done this, If there is iniquity in my hands,
Study Bible
I Take Refuge in You
2or they will shred my soul like a lion, and tear me to pieces with no one to rescue me. 3O LORD my God, if I have done this, if injustice is on my hands, 4if I have rewarded my ally with evil, if I have plundered my foe without cause,…
Cross References
1 Samuel 24:10
Behold, this day you have seen with your own eyes that the LORD delivered you into my hand in the cave. I was told to kill you, but I spared you and said, 'I will not lift my hand against my lord, since he is the LORD's anointed.'

1 Samuel 24:11
See, my father, look at the corner of your robe in my hand. For I cut it off, but I did not kill you. See and know that there is no evil or rebellion in my hands. I have not sinned against you, even though you are hunting me down to take my life.

1 Samuel 25:28
Please forgive your servant's offense, for the LORD will surely make a lasting dynasty for my lord, because he fights the LORD's battles. May no evil be found in you as long as you live.

Psalm 59:3
See how they lie in wait for me. Fierce men conspire against me for no transgression or sin of my own, O LORD.

Treasury of Scripture

O LORD my God, If I have done this; if there be iniquity in my hands;

if I

Psalm 59:3
For, lo, they lie in wait for my soul: the mighty are gathered against me; not for my transgression, nor for my sin, O LORD.

Joshua 22:22
The LORD God of gods, the LORD God of gods, he knoweth, and Israel he shall know; if it be in rebellion, or if in transgression against the LORD, (save us not this day,)

1 Samuel 20:8
Therefore thou shalt deal kindly with thy servant; for thou hast brought thy servant into a covenant of the LORD with thee: notwithstanding, if there be in me iniquity, slay me thyself; for why shouldest thou bring me to thy father?

if there

Psalm 66:18
If I regard iniquity in my heart, the Lord will not hear me:

1 Samuel 24:11
Moreover, my father, see, yea, see the skirt of thy robe in my hand: for in that I cut off the skirt of thy robe, and killed thee not, know thou and see that there is neither evil nor transgression in mine hand, and I have not sinned against thee; yet thou huntest my soul to take it.

Job 11:14
If iniquity be in thine hand, put it far away, and let not wickedness dwell in thy tabernacles.







Lexicon
O LORD
יְהוָ֣ה (Yah·weh)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 3068: LORD -- the proper name of the God of Israel

my God,
אֱ֭לֹהַי (’ĕ·lō·hay)
Noun - masculine plural construct | first person common singular
Strong's Hebrew 430: gods -- the supreme God, magistrates, a superlative

if
אִם־ (’im-)
Conjunction
Strong's Hebrew 518: Lo!, whether?, if, although, Oh that!, when, not

I have done
עָשִׂ֣יתִי (‘ā·śî·ṯî)
Verb - Qal - Perfect - first person common singular
Strong's Hebrew 6213: To do, make

this,
זֹ֑את (zōṯ)
Pronoun - feminine singular
Strong's Hebrew 2063: Hereby in it, likewise, the one other, same, she, so much, such deed, that,

if
אִֽם־ (’im-)
Conjunction
Strong's Hebrew 518: Lo!, whether?, if, although, Oh that!, when, not

injustice
עָ֥וֶל (‘ā·wel)
Noun - masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 5766: Injustice, unrighteousness

is
יֶשׁ־ (yeš-)
Adverb
Strong's Hebrew 3426: Being, substance, existence, is

on my hands,
בְּכַפָּֽי׃ (bə·ḵap·pāy)
Preposition-b | Noun - fdc | first person common singular
Strong's Hebrew 3709: Hollow or flat of the hand, palm, sole (of the foot), a pan
(3) This--i.e., this with which I am charged--the Benjamite's slander.

If there be iniquity.--A comparison with 1Samuel 24:12-13, and still more 1Samuel 26:18, shows how closely this psalm is connected with the two notorious instances of David's magnanimous and generous conduct towards Saul.

Verse 3. - O Lord my God, if I have done this; i.e. "this which is laid to my charge." The general charge against David in Saul's lifetime was that he "sought the king's hurt" (1 Samuel 24:9). Afterwards he was accused of being "a bloody man" (2 Samuel 16:8) - the death of Ishbosheth, and perhaps of others, being regarded as his work. If there be iniquity in my hands. If, i.e., I have committed any criminal act, if any definite offence can be charged against me. Human weakness and imperfection David does not mean to deny, but, like Job, he maintains in a certain qualified sense his righteousness. 7:1-9 David flees to God for succour. But Christ alone could call on Heaven to attest his uprightness in all things. All His works were wrought in righteousness; and the prince of this world found nothing whereof justly to accuse him. Yet for our sakes, submitting to be charged as guilty, he suffered all evils, but, being innocent, he triumphed over them all. The plea is, For the righteous God trieth the hearts and the reins. He knows the secret wickedness of the wicked, and how to bring it to an end; he is witness to the secret sincerity of the just, and has ways of establishing it. When a man has made peace with God about all his sins, upon the terms of grace and mercy, through the sacrifice of the Mediator, he may, in comparison with his enemies, appeal to God's justice to decide.
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