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Shall evil be recompensed for good? for they have digged a pit for my soul. Remember that I stood before thee to speak good for them, and to turn away thy wrath from them.
1 Samuel 24:17
And he said to David, Thou are more righteous than I, for thou have rendered to me good, whereas I have rendered to thee evil.
They reward me evil for good, [to] the bereaving of my soul.
They also who render evil for good are adversaries to me, because I follow the thing that is good.
For my love they are my adversaries, but I [make] prayer.
He who rewards evil for good, evil shall not depart from his house.
Jesus answered them, I have shown you many good works from my Father. Because of them, which work do ye stone me?
But, that the word that is written in their law may be fulfilled, They hated me without cause.
Let a cry be heard from their houses when thou shall bring a troop suddenly upon them, for they have dug a pit to take me, and hid snares for my feet.
Yea, ye would cast [lots] upon the fatherless, and make merchandise of your friend.
He has made a pit, and dug it, and is fallen into the ditch which he made.
For without cause they have hid their net for me [in] a pit. Without cause have they dug [a pit] for my soul.
They have prepared a net for my steps. My soul is bowed down. They have dug a pit before me. They are fallen into the midst of it themselves. Selah.
The wicked have waited for me, to destroy me. I will consider thy testimonies.
He who digs a pit shall fall in it, and he who rolls a stone, it shall return upon him.
He who digs a pit shall fall into it, and he who breaks through a wall, a serpent shall bite him.
Therefore pray thou not for this people, nor lift up cry nor prayer for them. Neither make intercession to me, for I will not hear thee.
Therefore do not pray thou for this people, nor lift up cry nor prayer for them, for I will not hear them in the time that they cry to me because of their trouble.
Though our iniquities testify against us, work thou for thy name's sake, O LORD. For our backslidings are many. We have sinned against thee.
Then LORD said to me, Though Moses and Samuel stood before me, yet my mind would not be toward this people. Cast them out of my sight, and let them go forth.
And the men turned from there, and went toward Sodom, but Abraham yet stood before LORD.
Therefore he said that he would destroy them, had not Moses his chosen stood before him in the breach, to turn away his wrath, lest he should destroy.
And I sought for a man among them who should build up the wall, and stand in the gap before me for the land, that I should not destroy it, but I found none.
And he showed me Joshua the high priest standing before the agent of LORD, and Satan standing at his right hand to be his adversary.