Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
He shall send from heaven, and save me from the reproach of him that would swallow me up. Selah. God shall send forth his mercy and his truth.
From the reproach of him
Have mercy on me, O God, for man is attempting my destruction; every day he makes cruel attacks against me.
May the seat of his authority be before God for ever; may mercy and righteousness keep him safe.
See, Israel comes up like a she-lion, lifting himself up like a lion: he will take no rest till he has made a meal of those he has overcome, drinking the blood of those he has put to death.
If the men of my tent did not say, Who has not had full measure of his meat?
You who are haters of good and lovers of evil, pulling off their skin from them and their flesh from their bones;
Take not away your gentle mercies from me, O Lord; let your mercy and your faith keep me safe for ever.
O send out your light and your true word; let them be my guide: let them take me to your holy hill, and to your tents.
For the law was given through Moses; grace and the true way of life are ours through Jesus Christ.
The sharp man sees the evil and takes cover: the simple go straight on and get into trouble.