Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
The proud have hid a snare for me, and cords; they have spread a net by the wayside; they have set gins for me. Selah.
The wicked, in the pride of his countenance,'saith , He will not require it . All his thoughts are, There is no God.
Keep me as the apple of the eye; Hide me under the shadow of thy wings,
For without cause have they hid for me their net in a pit; Without cause have they digged a pit for my soul.
Let not the foot of pride come against me, And let not the hand of the wicked drive me away.
They have prepared a net for my steps; My soul is bowed down: They have digged a pit before me; They are fallen into the midst thereof themselves. Selah
The proud have forged a lie against me: With my whole heart will I keep thy precepts.
Have mercy upon us, O Jehovah, have mercy upon us; For we are exceedingly filled with contempt.
Keep me from the snare which they have laid for me, And from the gins of the workers of iniquity.
When my spirit was overwhelmed within me, Thou knewest my path. In the way wherein I walk Have they hidden a snare for me.
A man that flattereth his neighbor Spreadeth a net for his steps.
Then said they, Come, and let us devise devices against Jeremiah; for the law shall not perish from the priest, nor counsel from the wise, nor the word from the prophet. Come, and let us smite him with the tongue, and let us not give heed to any of his words.
And when he was come out from thence, the scribes and the Pharisees began to press upon him vehemently, and to provoke him to speak of many things;
And they watched him, and sent forth spies, who feigned themselves to be righteous, that they might take hold of his speech, so as to deliver him up to the rule and to the authority of the governor.