2 who devise evil plans in their hearts and stir up war every day.

References for Psalms 140:2

3 They make their tongues as sharp as a serpent’s; the poison of vipers is on their lips.a

References for Psalms 140:3

    • ƅ 140:3 - The Hebrew has "Selah" (a word of uncertain meaning) here and at the end of verses 5 and 8.
      4 Keep me safe, LORD, from the hands of the wicked; protect me from the violent, who devise ways to trip my feet.

      References for Psalms 140:4

      5 The arrogant have hidden a snare for me; they have spread out the cords of their net and have set traps for me along my path.

      References for Psalms 140:5