Psalms 78:36

36 But then they would flatter him with their mouths, lying to him with their tongues;

Psalms 78:36 in Other Translations

KJV
36 Nevertheless they did flatter him with their mouth, and they lied unto him with their tongues.
ESV
36 But they flattered him with their mouths; they lied to him with their tongues.
NLT
36 But all they gave him was lip service; they lied to him with their tongues.
MSG
36 But they didn't mean a word of it; they lied through their teeth the whole time.
CSB
36 But they deceived Him with their mouths, they lied to Him with their tongues,

Psalms 78:36 In-Context

34 Whenever God slew them, they would seek him; they eagerly turned to him again.
35 They remembered that God was their Rock, that God Most High was their Redeemer.
36 But then they would flatter him with their mouths, lying to him with their tongues;
37 their hearts were not loyal to him, they were not faithful to his covenant.
38 Yet he was merciful; he forgave their iniquities and did not destroy them. Time after time he restrained his anger and did not stir up his full wrath.

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