Psalm 70:2

2 May those who want to take my life be put to shame and confusion; may all who desire my ruin be turned back in disgrace.

Read Psalm 70:2 Using Other Translations

Let them be ashamed and confounded that seek after my soul: let them be turned backward, and put to confusion, that desire my hurt.
Let them be put to shame and confusion who seek my life! Let them be turned back and brought to dishonor who delight in my hurt!
May those who try to kill me be humiliated and put to shame. May those who take delight in my trouble be turned back in disgrace.

What does Psalm 70:2 mean?

John Gill's Exposition of the Bible
Psalms 70:2

Let them be ashamed and confounded
In ( Psalms 40:14 ) it is added, "together"; (See Gill on Psalms 40:14);

that seek after my soul;
or "life"; in ( Psalms 40:14 ) it is added, "to destroy it"; for that was the end of their seeking after it;

let them be turned backward (See Gill on Psalms 40:14).

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