Parallel Verses

World English Bible

They have now surrounded us in our steps. They set their eyes to cast us down to the earth.

New American Standard Bible

They have now surrounded us in our steps;
They set their eyes to cast us down to the ground.

King James Version

They have now compassed us in our steps: they have set their eyes bowing down to the earth;

Holman Bible

They advance against me; now they surround me.
They are determined
to throw me to the ground.

International Standard Version

Now they have encircled our paths and are determined to cast us down to the ground.

A Conservative Version

They have now encompassed us in our steps. They set their eyes to cast down to the earth.

American Standard Version

They have now compassed us in our steps; They set their eyes to cast us down to the earth.

Amplified


They track us down and have now surrounded us in our steps;
They set their eyes to force us to the ground,

Darby Translation

They have now encompassed us in our steps; their eyes have they set, bowing down to the earth.

Julia Smith Translation

We went straight, now they surrounded us: their eyes they will set to incline to the earth;

King James 2000

They have now surrounded us in our steps: they have set their eyes, crouching down to the earth;

Lexham Expanded Bible

Now they surround us at our [every] step. They {intend} {to pin} [me] to the ground.

Modern King James verseion

they have now hemmed in our steps, they have set their eyes to bow me to the earth,

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

They lie waiting in our way on every side, watching to cast us down to the ground,

NET Bible

They attack me, now they surround me; they intend to throw me to the ground.

New Heart English Bible

They have now surrounded us in our steps. They set their eyes to cast us down to the earth.

The Emphasized Bible

As for our own goings, now, have they surrounded us, - Their eyes, they fix, bending to the earth:

Webster

They have now compassed us in our steps: they have set their eyes bowing down to the earth;

Youngs Literal Translation

Our steps now have compassed him;' Their eyes they set to turn aside in the land.

Verse Info

Context Readings

In The Shadow Of Your Wings

10 They close up their callous hearts. With their mouth they speak proudly. 11 They have now surrounded us in our steps. They set their eyes to cast us down to the earth. 12 He is like a lion that is greedy of his prey, as it were a young lion lurking in secret places.


Cross References

1 Samuel 23:26

Saul went on this side of the mountain, and David and his men on that side of the mountain: and David made haste to get away for fear of Saul; for Saul and his men surrounded David and his men to take them.

1 Samuel 24:2-3

Then Saul took three thousand chosen men out of all Israel, and went to seek David and his men on the rocks of the wild goats.

1 Samuel 26:2-3

Then Saul arose, and went down to the wilderness of Ziph, having three thousand chosen men of Israel with him, to seek David in the wilderness of Ziph.

Psalm 10:8-10

He lies in wait near the villages. From ambushes, he murders the innocent. His eyes are secretly set against the helpless.

Psalm 37:14

The wicked have drawn out the sword, and have bent their bow, to cast down the poor and needy, to kill those who are upright in the way.

Psalm 88:17

They came around me like water all day long. They completely engulfed me.

Proverbs 6:13-14

who winks with his eyes, who signals with his feet, who motions with his fingers;

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