Parallel Verses

Lexham Expanded Bible

They also surround me with words of hate, and fight me without cause.

New American Standard Bible

They have also surrounded me with words of hatred, And fought against me without cause.

King James Version

They compassed me about also with words of hatred; and fought against me without a cause.

Holman Bible

They surround me with hateful words
and attack me without cause.

International Standard Version

They surround me with hate-filled words, attacking me for no reason.

A Conservative Version

They have also encompassed me about with words of hatred, and fought against me without a cause.

American Standard Version

They have compassed me about also with words of hatred, And fought against me without a cause.

Amplified

They have compassed me about also with words of hatred and have fought against me without a cause.

Bible in Basic English

Words of hate are round about me; they have made war against me without cause.

Darby Translation

And with words of hatred have they encompassed me; and they fight against me without a cause.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

They compassed me about with words of hatred and fought against me without a cause.

Julia Smith Translation

And with words of hatred they surrounded me, and they will war with me gratuitously.

King James 2000

They surrounded me also with words of hatred; and fought against me without a cause.

Modern King James verseion

And they surrounded me with words of hatred; and fought against me without a cause.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

They compass me about with words of hatred, and fight against me without a cause.

NET Bible

They surround me and say hateful things; they attack me for no reason.

New Heart English Bible

They have also surrounded me with words of hatred, and fought against me without a cause.

The Emphasized Bible

And, with words of hatred, have they surrounded me, and have made war upon me without cause:

Webster

They encompassed me also with words of hatred; and fought against me without a cause.

World English Bible

They have also surrounded me with words of hatred, and fought against me without a cause.

Youngs Literal Translation

They have compassed me about, And they fight me without cause.

Verse Info

Context Readings

Prayer Against An Enemy

2 for {wicked and deceitful mouths} have opened against me. They speak to me with a lying tongue. 3 They also surround me with words of hate, and fight me without cause. 4 In return for my love they accuse me, though I [am in] prayer.


Cross References

Psalm 69:4

More numerous than the hairs of my head are [those] hating me without a cause. [Those who are] destroying me--my enemies wrongfully-- are mighty. What I did not steal, I then must restore.

Psalm 35:7

For without cause they secretly hide the pit with their net for me; without cause they dug [it] for my life.

1 Samuel 19:4-5

So Jonathan spoke well about David to his father Saul and said to him, "The king should not sin against his servant David, because he has not sinned against you, and because his service for you [has been] very good.

1 Samuel 26:18

Then he said, "Why [is] my lord pursuing after his servant? For what have I done? And what evil [is] in my hand?

2 Samuel 15:12

Absalom sent for Ahithophel the Gilonite, the advisor of David, from his city Giloh, while he offered the sacrifices. The conspiracy {grew in strength}, and the people [were] going and {increasing} with Absalom.

2 Samuel 16:7-8

Shimei said while cursing him, "Go out, go out, [you] {man of bloodshed}, [you] {man of wickedness}.

Psalm 17:11

Now they surround us at our [every] step. They {intend} {to pin} [me] to the ground.

Psalm 22:12

Many bulls have encircled me; mighty [bulls] of Bashan have surrounded me.

Psalm 35:20

For they do not speak peace, but against [the] quiet [ones] of [the] land they plan deceitful words.

Psalm 59:3-4

For look, they lie in wait for my life. The mighty attack against me, not [because of] my transgression or my sin, O Yahweh.

Psalm 88:17

They surround me like water all the day; they circle about me altogether.

Hosea 11:12

Ephraim has surrounded me with lies, and the house of Israel with deceit; and Judah is still wandering with God and [is] faithful to the Holy One.

John 15:24-25

If I had not done among them the works that no one else did, they would not have sin. But now they have both seen and hated both me and my Father.

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