Parallel Verses

NET Bible

For you make them retreat when you shoot your arrows at them.

New American Standard Bible

For You will make them turn their back;
You will aim with Your bowstrings at their faces.

King James Version

Therefore shalt thou make them turn their back, when thou shalt make ready thine arrows upon thy strings against the face of them.

Holman Bible

Instead, you will put them to flight
when you aim your bow at their faces.

International Standard Version

Indeed, you will make them retreat, when you aim your bow at their faces.

A Conservative Version

For thou will make them turn their back. Thou will make ready with thy bowstrings against their face.

American Standard Version

For thou wilt make them turn their back; Thou wilt make ready with thy bowstrings against their face.

Amplified


For You will make them turn their backs [in defeat];
You will aim Your bowstring [of divine justice] at their faces.

Bible in Basic English

Their backs will be turned when you make ready the cords of your bow against their faces.

Darby Translation

For thou wilt make them turn their back; thou wilt make ready thy bowstring against their face.

Julia Smith Translation

For thou wilt set them the shoulder among thine being left, thou wilt prepare against their face.

King James 2000

Therefore shall you make them turn their back, when you shall make ready your arrows upon your strings toward their face.

Lexham Expanded Bible

For you will {turn them to flight}; you will aim [arrows] on your bowstrings at their faces.

Modern King James verseion

For You shall make them turn the back; You shall make ready Your arrows on Your strings against their faces.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Therefore shalt thou put them to flight, and the strings of thy bow shalt thou make ready against the face of them.

New Heart English Bible

For you will make them turn their back, when you aim drawn bows at their face.

The Emphasized Bible

For thou wilt cause them to turn their back, Upon thy bow-strings, wilt thou make ready against their face.

Webster

Therefore shalt thou make them turn their back, when thou shalt make ready thy arrows upon thy strings against the face of them.

World English Bible

For you will make them turn their back, when you aim drawn bows at their face.

Youngs Literal Translation

For Thou makest them a butt, When Thy strings Thou preparest against their faces.

Verse Info

Context Readings

The King's Victory

11 Yes, they intend to do you harm; they dream up a scheme, but they do not succeed. 12 For you make them retreat when you shoot your arrows at them. 13 Rise up, O Lord, in strength! We will sing and praise your power!


Cross References

Psalm 7:12-13

If a person does not repent, God sharpens his sword and prepares to shoot his bow.

Psalm 18:40

You make my enemies retreat; I destroy those who hate me.

Job 7:20

If I have sinned -- what have I done to you, O watcher of men? Why have you set me as your target? Have I become a burden to you?

Job 16:12-13

I was in peace, and he has shattered me. He has seized me by the neck and crushed me. He has made me his target;

Psalm 9:3

When my enemies turn back, they trip and are defeated before you.

Psalm 18:14

He shot his arrows and scattered them, many lightning bolts and routed them.

Psalm 44:10

You made us retreat from the enemy. Those who hate us take whatever they want from us.

Psalm 56:9

My enemies will turn back when I cry out to you for help; I know that God is on my side.

Psalm 64:7

But God will shoot at them; suddenly they will be wounded by an arrow.

Lamentations 3:12

He drew his bow and made me the target for his arrow.

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