Psalms 55:11

11 Destructive forces are at work in the city; threats and lies never leave its streets.

Psalms 55:11 in Other Translations

KJV
11 Wickedness is in the midst thereof: deceit and guile depart not from her streets.
ESV
11 ruin is in its midst; oppression and fraud do not depart from its marketplace.
NLT
11 Everything is falling apart; threats and cheating are rampant in the streets.
MSG
11 Even shopkeepers gouging and cheating in broad daylight.
CSB
11 destruction is inside it; oppression and deceit never leave its marketplace.

Psalms 55:11 In-Context

9 Lord, confuse the wicked, confound their words, for I see violence and strife in the city.
10 Day and night they prowl about on its walls; malice and abuse are within it.
11 Destructive forces are at work in the city; threats and lies never leave its streets.
12 If an enemy were insulting me, I could endure it; if a foe were rising against me, I could hide.
13 But it is you, a man like myself, my companion, my close friend,

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