Parallel Verses

King James 2000

Keep me, O LORD, from the hands of the wicked; preserve me from the violent man; who have purposed to overthrow my paths.

New American Standard Bible

Keep me, O Lord, from the hands of the wicked;
Preserve me from violent men
Who have purposed to trip up my feet.

King James Version

Keep me, O LORD, from the hands of the wicked; preserve me from the violent man; who have purposed to overthrow my goings.

Holman Bible

Protect me, Lord,
from the clutches of the wicked.
Keep me safe from violent men
who plan to make me stumble.

International Standard Version

Protect me, LORD, from the control of evil people, from violent men who have planned to trip me.

A Conservative Version

Keep me, O LORD, from the hands of a wicked man. Preserve me from violent men, who have purposed to thrust aside my steps.

American Standard Version

Keep me, O Jehovah, from the hands of the wicked; Preserve me from the violent man: Who have purposed to thrust aside my steps.

Amplified


Keep me, O Lord, from the hands of the wicked;
Protect me from violent men
Who intend to trip up my steps.

Bible in Basic English

O Lord, take me out of the hands of sinners; keep me safe from the violent man: for they are designing my downfall.

Darby Translation

Keep me, O Jehovah, from the hands of the wicked man, preserve me from the violent man, who devise to overthrow my steps.

Julia Smith Translation

Watch me, O Jehovah, from the hands of the unjust one; from the man of violences wilt thou guard me; who purposed to overthrow my steps.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Protect me, O Yahweh, from [the] hands of [the] wicked. Preserve me from violent men, who have planned to {make me stumble}.

Modern King James verseion

O Jehovah, keep me from the hands of the wicked; keep me from the violent man who purposed to trip up my steps.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Keep me, O LORD, from the hand of the ungodly; preserve me from the wicked men, who are purposed to overthrow my goings.

NET Bible

O Lord, shelter me from the power of the wicked! Protect me from violent men, who plan to knock me over.

New Heart English Bible

LORD, keep me from the hands of the wicked. Preserve me from the violent men who have determined to trip my feet.

The Emphasized Bible

Keep me, O Yahweh, from the hands of the lawless one, From the man of violence, wilt thou preserve me, - who have devised, to thrust at my steps:

Webster

Keep me, O LORD, from the hands of the wicked; preserve me from the violent man; who have purposed to overthrow my goings.

World English Bible

Yahweh, keep me from the hands of the wicked. Preserve me from the violent men who have determined to trip my feet.

Youngs Literal Translation

Preserve me, Jehovah, from the hands of the wicked, From one of violence Thou keepest me, Who have devised to overthrow my steps.

Context Readings

Prayer For Rescue

3 They have sharpened their tongues like a serpent; adders' poison is under their lips. Selah. 4 Keep me, O LORD, from the hands of the wicked; preserve me from the violent man; who have purposed to overthrow my paths. 5 The proud have hid a snare for me, and cords; they have spread a net by the wayside; they have set traps for me. Selah.


Cross References

Psalm 71:4

Deliver me, O my God, out of the hand of the wicked, out of the hand of the unrighteous and cruel man.

Psalm 36:11

Let not the foot of pride come against me, and let not the hand of the wicked remove me.

Psalm 17:5

Hold up my steps in your paths, that my feet slip not.

Psalm 17:8-9

Keep me as the apple of the eye, hide me under the shadow of your wings,

Psalm 37:32-40

The wicked watches the righteous, and seeks to slay him.

Psalm 55:1-3

[To the Chief Musician on neginoth, a maschil. A Song of David.] Give ear to my prayer, O God; and hide not yourself from my supplication.

Proverbs 18:5

It is not good to be partial to the wicked, or to overthrow the righteous in judgment.

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