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Psalm 120 DBY

1 {A Song of degrees.} In my trouble I called unto Jehovah, and he answered me.

References for Psalms 120:1

    • a 120:1 - Perhaps in the sense of 'going up.' see Ps. 122.4; 1Kings 12.27. Others take it morally.
      2 Jehovah, deliver my soul from the lying lip, from the deceitful tongue.
      3 What shall be given unto thee, what shall be added unto thee, thou deceitful tongue?

      References for Psalms 120:3

        • b 120:3 - Or 'What shall the tongue of deceit give thee, what shall it add to thee?'
          4 Sharp arrows of a mighty one, with burning coals of broom-wood.
          5 Woe is me, that I sojourn in Meshech, that I dwell among the tents of Kedar!
          6 My soul hath long dwelt with them that hate peace.
          7 I [am for] peace; but when I speak, *they* [are] for war.