Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For the sin of their mouth and the words of their lips let them even be taken in their pride: and for cursing and lying which they speak.
Once let God have shot at them an arrow, Suddenly have appeared their own wounds!
Return, therefore, unto our neighbours - Sevenfold, into their own bosom, The reproach wherewith they have reproached thee, O Adonay!
What shall be given to thee, and what shall be added to thee, thou deceitful tongue?
As for the head of them who surround me, Let the mischief of their lips cover them:
By the transgression of the lips, is the wicked man, ensnared, but the righteous, cometh out of distress.
The mouth of a dullard, is his ruin, and, his lips, are a snare to his soul.
But I say unto you, That, every useless expression that men shall utter, they shall render, concerning it, an account, in a day of judgment;
And all the people, answering, said - His blood be upon us and upon our children!
In the pride of the lawless one, he hotly pursueth the poor, let them be caught in the plots which they have devised!
Thou hast been snared by the sayings of thy mouth, - thou hast been caught by the sayings of thy mouth.
The righteousness of the upright, shall deliver them, but, by their own craving, shall the treacherous be captured.
Because he loved cursing, May it have come upon him, Because he delighted not in blessing, May it have kept far from him;
Cursing and lying, and killing and stealing, and committing adultery, have broken forth, and, blood-shedding, unto blood-shedding, doth extend.
But, they, began to be urgent, saying - He is stirring up the people, teaching along all Judaea, even beginning from Galilee unto this place.