Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Yes, he loved cursing, and it came to him. He did not delight in blessing, and it was far from him.
May all my enemies be ashamed and dismayed. They shall turn back, they shall be disgraced suddenly.
Let them be disappointed and confounded together who rejoice at my calamity. Let them be clothed with shame and dishonor who magnify themselves against me.
I will clothe his enemies with shame, but on himself, his crown will be resplendent."
As for the head of those who surround me, let the mischief of their own lips cover them.
But the LORD is with me as an awesome mighty one: therefore my persecutors shall stumble, and they shall not prevail; they shall be utterly disappointed, because they have not dealt wisely, even with an everlasting dishonor which shall never be forgotten.
Many of those who sleep in the dust of the earth shall awake, some to everlasting life, and some to shame and everlasting contempt.
Then my enemy will see it, and shame will cover her who said to me, where is the LORD your God? Then my enemy will see me and will cover her shame. Now she will be trodden down like the mire of the streets.
Let them be disappointed and dismayed forever. Yes, let them be confounded and perish;