Psalms 120:4

4 He will punish you with a warrior’s sharp arrows, with burning coals of the broom bush.

Psalms 120:4 in Other Translations

KJV
4 Sharp arrows of the mighty, with coals of juniper.
ESV
4 A warrior's sharp arrows, with glowing coals of the broom tree!
NLT
4 You will be pierced with sharp arrows and burned with glowing coals.
MSG
4 Pointed arrows and burning coals will be your reward.
CSB
4 A warrior's sharp arrows, with burning charcoal!

Psalms 120:4 In-Context

2 Save me, LORD, from lying lips and from deceitful tongues.
3 What will he do to you, and what more besides, you deceitful tongue?
4 He will punish you with a warrior’s sharp arrows, with burning coals of the broom bush.
5 Woe to me that I dwell in Meshek, that I live among the tents of Kedar!
6 Too long have I lived among those who hate peace.

Cross References 1

  • 1. S Deuteronomy 32:23; Psalms 45:5
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