Psalm 141:5-10 ESV

5 1Let a righteous man strike me--it is a kindness; let him rebuke me--it is oil for my head; let my head not refuse it. Yet 2my prayer is continually against their evil deeds.

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6 When their judges are 3thrown over the cliff,a then they shall hear my words, for they are pleasant.

References for Psalms 141:6

    • Ŕ 141:6 - Or When their judges fall into the hands of the Rock
      7 As when one plows and breaks up the earth, so shall our bones 4be scattered at the mouth of Sheol.b

      References for Psalms 141:7

        • ŕ 141:7 - The meaning of the Hebrew in verses 6, 7 is uncertain
          8 But 5my eyes are toward you, O GOD, my Lord; 6in you I seek refuge; leave me not defenseless!c

          References for Psalms 141:8

            • Ŗ 141:8 - Hebrew refuge; do not pour out my life!
              9 Keep me from 7the trap that they have laid for me and from the snares of evildoers!

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              10 Let the wicked 8fall into their own nets, while I pass by safely.

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