Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
From the snares
The wicked have laid a snare for me; Yet have I not gone astray from thy precepts.
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
When my spirit was overwhelmed within me, Thou knewest my path. In the way wherein I walk Have they hidden a snare for me.
The law of the wise is a fountain of life, That one may depart from the snares of death.
Let a cry be heard from their houses, when thou shalt bring a troop suddenly upon them; for they have digged a pit to take me, and hid snares for my feet.
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.