Parallel Verses

Bible in Basic English

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

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.

Amplified

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

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.

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Verse Info

Context Readings

Kaph

84 How short is the life of your servant! when will you give your decision against those who are attacking me? 85 The men of pride, who are turned away from your law, have put nets for me. 86 All your teachings are certain; they go after me with evil design; give me your help.


Cross References

Psalm 35:7

For without cause they have put a net ready for me secretly, in which to take my soul.

Psalm 7:15

He has made a hole deep in the earth, and is falling into the hole which he has made

Jeremiah 18:20

Is evil to be the reward of good? for they have made a deep hole for my soul. Keep in mind how I took my place before you, to say a good word for them so that your wrath might be turned away from them.

Psalm 36:11

Let not the foot of pride come against me, or the hand of the evil-doers put me out of my place.

Psalm 58:1-2

Is there righteousness in your mouths, O you gods? are you upright judges, O you sons of men?

Psalm 119:78

Let the men of pride be shamed; because they have falsely given decision against me; but I will give thought to your orders.

Proverbs 16:27

A good-for-nothing man is a designer of evil, and in his lips there is a burning fire.

Jeremiah 18:22

Let a cry for help go up from their houses, when you send an armed band on them suddenly: for they have made a hole in which to take me, and have put nets for my feet secretly.

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