|Overview - Psalms 55|
|1||David in his prayer complains of his fearful case.|
|9||He prays against his enemies, of whose wickedness and treachery he complains.|
|16||He comforts himself in God's preservation of him, and confusion of his enemies.|
Psalms 55:15 (King James Version)
Let death seize upon them, and let them go down quick into hell: for wickedness is in their dwellings, and among them.
- Let death, etc
- Or, rather, "Death shall seize on them; they shall descend quickly into the grave;" which is a prediction of the sudden destruction which befell the ringleaders of this unnatural rebellion.
- 59:13 69:22-28 109:6-20 2 Samuel 17:23 ; 2 Samuel 18:9 2 Samuel 18:14 Matthew 27:5 ; Acts 1:18-20
- Numbers 16:30-34 ; Matthew 26:24 ; Acts 1:25
- or, the grave.