Parallel Bible results for Psalm 64

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Psalm 64

KJV 1 Hear my voice, O God, in my prayer: preserve my life from fear of the enemy . NIV 1 Hear me, O God, as I voice my complaint; protect my life from the threat of the enemy. KJV 2 Hide me from the secret counsel of the wicked ; from the insurrection of the workers of iniquity: NIV 2 Hide me from the conspiracy of the wicked, from that noisy crowd of evildoers. KJV 3 Who whet their tongue like a sword, and bend their bows to shoot their arrows, even bitter words: NIV 3 They sharpen their tongues like swords and aim their words like deadly arrows. KJV 4 That they may shoot in secret at the perfect: suddenly do they shoot at him, and fear not. NIV 4 They shoot from ambush at the innocent man; they shoot at him suddenly, without fear. KJV 5 They encourage themselves in an evil matter: they commune of laying snares privily ; they say , Who shall see them? NIV 5 They encourage each other in evil plans, they talk about hiding their snares; they say, "Who will see them ?" KJV 6 They search out iniquities; they accomplish a diligent search: both the inward thought of every one of them, and the heart, is deep. NIV 6 They plot injustice and say, "We have devised a perfect plan!" Surely the mind and heart of man are cunning. KJV 7 But God shall shoot at them with an arrow; suddenly shall they be wounded. NIV 7 But God will shoot them with arrows; suddenly they will be struck down. KJV 8 So they shall make their own tongue to fall upon themselves: all that see them shall flee away . NIV 8 He will turn their own tongues against them and bring them to ruin; all who see them will shake their heads in scorn. KJV 9 And all men shall fear , and shall declare the work of God; for they shall wisely consider of his doing. NIV 9 All mankind will fear; they will proclaim the works of God and ponder what he has done. KJV 10 The righteous shall be glad in the LORD, and shall trust in him; and all the upright in heart shall glory . NIV 10 Let the righteous rejoice in the LORD and take refuge in him; let all the upright in heart praise him!