Thematic Bible




Thematic Bible



"The arrows of the Almighty have pierced me; my spirit absorbs their poison; God's terrors have been arranged just for me!

I am surrounded by lions. I lie down with those who burn with fire that is, with people whose teeth are like spears and arrows whose tongues are like sharp swords.

God is bringing them out of Egypt with the strength of an ox. He'll devour enemy nations, break their bones, and impale them with arrows.

I'll bury them in misfortunes and bring them to an end with my arrows.

I'll make my arrows drunk with blood. My sword will devour flesh, along with the blood of the slain, and I'll take their enemy leaders captive.'

Look, the wicked have bent their bow and placed their arrow on the string, to shoot from the darkness at the upright in heart.

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

because your arrows have sunk deep into me, and your hand has come down hard on me.

Your arrows are sharpened to penetrate the hearts of the king's enemies. People will fall under you.

May they flow away like rain water that runs off, may they become like someone who shoots broken arrows.


Like a sharp arrow from a warrior, along with fiery coals from juniper trees!

Send forth lightning and scatter the enemy, shoot your arrows and confuse them.

A club, a sword, and a sharp arrow that's what a man is who lies about his neighbor.

He bent his bow, aiming at me with his arrow. He caused his war arrows to pierce my vital organs.

I'll send arrows of severe famine in their direction, meant for destruction, which I'll shoot, intending to destroy them. I'll make you have more and more famines that will attack you, and I'll disrupt your source of food.

The sun and moon stand still in their orbits; at the glint of your arrows they speed along, even at the gleam of your flashing spear.


He prepares weapons of death for himself, he makes his arrows into fiery shafts.

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

Your arrows are sharpened to penetrate the hearts of the king's enemies. People will fall under you.

Send forth lightning and scatter the enemy, shoot your arrows and confuse them.

He launched his arrows and scattered them his lightning routed them.

He shot his arrows and scattered them; with many lightning bolts he frightened them.

The clouds poured rain; the skies rumbled. Indeed, your lightning bolts flashed.


He prepares weapons of death for himself, he makes his arrows into fiery shafts.

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

Your arrows are sharpened to penetrate the hearts of the king's enemies. People will fall under you.

Send forth lightning and scatter the enemy, shoot your arrows and confuse them.

He launched his arrows and scattered them his lightning routed them.

He shot his arrows and scattered them; with many lightning bolts he frightened them.

The clouds poured rain; the skies rumbled. Indeed, your lightning bolts flashed.