I call on the LORD 1 in my distress,2 and he answers me.
References for Psalms 120:1
Save me, O LORD, from lying lips3 and from deceitful tongues.4
References for Psalms 120:2
What will he do to you, and what more besides, O deceitful tongue?
He will punish you with a warrior's sharp arrows,5 with burning coals of the broom tree.
References for Psalms 120:4
Woe to me that I dwell in Meshech, that I live among the tents of Kedar!6
References for Psalms 120:5
Too long have I lived among those who hate peace.
I am a man of peace; but when I speak, they are for war.