Psalms 7:15-16

15 Whoever digs a hole and scoops it out falls into the pit they have made.
16 The trouble they cause recoils on them; their violence comes down on their own heads.

Psalms 7:15-16 Meaning and Commentary

Psalms 7:15-16 In-Context

13 He has prepared his deadly weapons; he makes ready his flaming arrows.
14 Whoever is pregnant with evil conceives trouble and gives birth to disillusionment.
15 Whoever digs a hole and scoops it out falls into the pit they have made.
16 The trouble they cause recoils on them; their violence comes down on their own heads.
17 I will give thanks to the LORD because of his righteousness; I will sing the praises of the name of the LORD Most High.

Cross References 2

  • 1. Psalms 35:7,8; Psalms 40:2; Psalms 94:13; Proverbs 26:27
  • 2. S Job 4:8