My friends and my neighbors will stand from before my stroke, and my kindred stood from far off.
For they will not speak peace: and against the quiet of the land they will purpose words of deceits.
The proud hid a snare for me, and cords; they spread a net at the hand of the way; they set snares for me. Silence.
And thus said Shimei in his cursing, Come forth, come forth, thou man of bloods and man of
And Ahithophel will say to Absalom, I will now choose twelve thousand men. and I will rise and pursue after David this night:
He will lie in wait in secret as the lion in her den: he will lie in wait to catch the poor one: he will catch the poor one in drawing him into his net
They seeking my soul shall be ashamed and disgraced: they shall be drawn back and be ashamed purposing my evil
For strangers rose up against me, and the powerful sought out my soul: they set not God before them. Silence.
How long will ye set upon a man? ye will kill all of you: as a wall inclining, a wall thrust down.
Thou wilt cover me from the consultation of evil ones; from the crowd of the workers of vanity:
Watch me from the hands of the snare they will lay for me, and the snares of those working iniquity.
And the chief priests and scribes sought to lay hands upon him in the same hour; and they feared the people: for they knew he spake this parable against them.