Noah Webster Bible

Psalms 139

The Book of Psalms

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Chapter 140

1

 To the chief Musician, A Psalm of David. Deliver me, O LORD, from the evil man: preserve me from the violent man; 


2

 Who imagine mischiefs in their heart; continually are they assembled for war. 


3

 They have sharpened their tongues like a serpent; adder's poison is under their lips. Selah. 


4

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


5

 The proud have hid a snare for me, and cords; they have spread a net by the way side: they have set gins for me. Selah. 


6

 I said to the LORD, Thou art my God: hear the voice of my supplications, O LORD. 


7

 O GOD the Lord, the strength of my salvation, thou hast covered my head in the day of battle. 


8

 Grant not, O LORD, the desires of the wicked: further not his wicked device; lest they exalt themselves. Selah. 


9

 As for the head of those that encompass me, let the mischief of their own lips cover them. 


10

 Let burning coals fall upon them: let them be cast into the fire; into deep pits, that they rise not again. 


11

 Let not an evil speaker be established on the earth: evil shall hunt the violent man to overthrow him. 


12

 I know that the LORD will maintain the cause of the afflicted, and the right of the poor. 


13

 Surely the righteous shall give thanks to thy name: the upright shall dwell in thy presence. 


Psalms 141

 

 

 

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