2 Yea, in heart ye work wickedness; ye weigh the violence of your hands in the earth.
3 The wicked are estranged from the womb: they go astray as soon as they be born, speaking lies.
4 Their poison is like the poisona of a serpent: they are like the deaf adder that stoppeth her ear;

References for Psalms 58:4

    • Ĉ 58:4 - like the poison: Heb. according to the likeness, etc
      5 Which will not hearken to the voice of charmers, charmingb* never so wisely.

      References for Psalms 58:5

        • ĉ 58:5 - charming...: or, be the charmer never so cunning
          6 Break their teeth, O God, in their mouth: break out the great teeth of the young lions, O LORD.
          7 Let them melt away as waters which run continually: when he bendeth his bow to shoot his arrows, let them be as cut in pieces.
          8 As a snail which melteth, let every one of them pass away: like the untimely birth of a woman, that they may not see the sun.
          9 Before your pots can feel the thorns, he shall take them away as with a whirlwind, both living, and in his wrath.
          10 The righteous shall rejoice when he seeth the vengeance: he shall wash his feet in the blood of the wicked.
          11 So that a man shall say, Verily there is a rewardc for the righteous: verily he is a God that judgeth in the earth.

          References for Psalms 58:11

            • Ċ 58:11 - a reward...: Heb. fruit of the, etc