and these lay wait for their own blood. They lurk secretly for their own lives.
So they hanged Haman on the gallows that he had prepared for Mordecai. Then the king's wrath was pacified.
Behold [the wicked man], he travails with iniquity. Yea, he has conceived mischief, and brought forth falsehood.
LORD has made himself known. He has executed justice. The wicked man is snared in the work of his own hands. Higgaion. Selah.
But thou, O God, will bring them down into the pit of destruction. Bloodthirsty and deceitful men shall not live out half their days, but I will trust in thee.
His own iniquities shall take a wicked man, and he shall be held with the cords of his sin.
Stolen waters are sweet, and bread in secret is pleasant.
A man who is laden with the blood of any person shall flee to the pit. Let no man stay him.
saying, I sinned, having betrayed innocent blood. But they said, What is it to us? See thou to it.
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