Parallel Verses

Amplified

The godless and arrogant have dug pitfalls for me, men who do not conform to Your law.

New American Standard Bible

The arrogant have dug pits for me, Men who are not in accord with Your law.

King James Version

The proud have digged pits for me, which are not after thy law.

Holman Bible

The arrogant have dug pits for me;
they violate Your instruction.

International Standard Version

The arrogant have dug pitfalls for me disobeying your instruction.

A Conservative Version

The proud have dug pits for me, who are not according to thy law.

American Standard Version

The proud have digged pits for me, Who are not according to thy law.

Bible in Basic English

The men of pride, who are turned away from your law, have put nets for me.

Darby Translation

The proud have digged pits for me, which is not according to thy law.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

The proud have dug pits for me, but they do not proceed according to thy law.

Julia Smith Translation

The proud dug pits for me which is not according to thy law.

King James 2000

The proud have dug pits for me, which is not after your law.

Lexham Expanded Bible

[The] arrogant have dug pits for me, which [is] not according to your law.

Modern King James verseion

The proud have dug pits for me, which are not according to Your Law.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

The proud have digged pits for me, which are not after thy law.

NET Bible

The arrogant dig pits to trap me, which violates your law.

New Heart English Bible

The proud have dug pits for me, contrary to your Law.

The Emphasized Bible

Insolent men digged for me pits, men who are not according to thy law.

Webster

The proud have digged pits for me, which are not according to thy law.

World English Bible

The proud have dug pits for me, contrary to your law.

Youngs Literal Translation

The proud have digged for me pits, That are not according to Thy law.

References

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Verse Info

Context Readings

Kaph

84 How many are the days of Your servant [which he must endure]? When will You judge those who pursue and persecute me? 85 The godless and arrogant have dug pitfalls for me, men who do not conform to Your law. 86 All Your commandments are faithful and sure. [The godless] pursue and persecute me with falsehood; help me [Lord]!


Cross References

Psalm 35:7

For without cause they hid for me their net; a pit of destruction without cause they dug for my life.

Psalm 7:15

He made a pit and hollowed it out and has fallen into the hole which he made [before the trap was completed].

Jeremiah 18:20

Shall evil be recompensed for good? Yet they have dug a pit for my life. [Earnestly] remember that I stood before You to speak good for them, to turn away Your anger from them.

Psalm 36:11

Let not the foot of pride overtake me, and let not the hand of the wicked drive me away.

Psalm 58:1-2

Do you indeed in silence speak righteousness, O you mighty ones? [Or is the righteousness, rightness, and justice you should speak quite dumb?] Do you judge fairly and uprightly, O you sons of men?

Psalm 119:78

Let the proud be put to shame, for they dealt perversely with me without a cause; but I will meditate on Your precepts.

Proverbs 16:27

A worthless man devises and digs up mischief, and in his lips there is as a scorching fire.

Jeremiah 18:22

Let a cry be heard from their houses when You suddenly bring a troop upon them, for they have dug a pit to take me and have hidden snares for my feet.

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