Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Because of the voice of the enemy, because of the oppression of the wicked: for they cast iniquity upon me, and in wrath they hate me.
Because of the crushing of the poor and the weeping of those in need, now will I come to his help, says the Lord; I will give him the salvation which he is desiring.
For men who are going after me have come out against me, violent men are purposing to take my soul; they have not put God before their eyes. (Selah.)
Their thoughts are deep with evil designs; their talk from their seats of power is of cruel acts.
In a man's crushing under his feet all the prisoners of the earth,
Do not give me into their hands, because false witnesses have come out against me, and men breathing destruction.
False witnesses got up: they put questions to me about crimes of which I had no knowledge.
2 Samuel 15:3
And Absalom would say to him, See, your cause is true and right; but no man has been named by the king to give you a hearing.
2 Samuel 16:7
And Shimei said, with curses, Be gone, be gone, you man of blood, you good-for-nothing:
2 Samuel 19:19
And said to him, Let me not be judged as a sinner in your eyes, O my lord, and do not keep in mind the wrong I did on the day when my lord the king went out of Jerusalem, or take it to heart.
Now the chief priests and all the Sanhedrin were looking for false witness against Jesus, so that they might put him to death;
Then she gave him the same story, saying, The Hebrew servant whom you have taken into our house came in to make sport of me;