8 So they shall make their own tongue to fall upon themselves: all that see them shall flee away. Psalm 140:5 The proud have hid a snare for me, and cords; they have spread a net by the wayside; they have set gins for me. This psalm is titled To the Chief Musician. They encourage each other in evil plans, they talk about hiding their snares; they say, “Who will see it ?” Psalm 140:1 To the chief Musician, A Psalm of David. The tongue is a little member, but it boasts great things. NIV 1 Hear me, my God, as I voice my complaint; protect my life from the threat of the enemy. 64 1 Hear my voice, O God, in my prayer: preserve my life from fear of the enemy. There is no guard against a false tongue. 2 O thou that hearest prayer, unto thee shall all flesh come. Psalm 68:3 Psalm 64 – Secret Plots and Sudden Shots. Psalm 64dropdownKing James Versiondropdown. The upright man is the mark at which the wicked aim, they cannot speak peaceably either of him or to him. Bible Language English. 3 Who whet their tongue like a sword, and bend their bows to shoot their arrows, even bitter words: 4 That they may shoot in secret … Psa 64:10 The righteous shall be glad in the LORD, and shall trust in him; and all the upright in heart shall glory. 64 Hear my voice, O God, in my prayer: preserve my life from fear of the enemy. It is directed against the "wicked" (רעע) and "workers of iniquity" (פֹּעֲלֵי אָֽוֶן), whom God shall shoot with an arrow (וַיֹּרֵם אֱלֹהִים חֵץ). Psalm 130:2 Lord, hear my voice: let thine ears be attentive to the voice of my supplications. A Psalm of David. 2 Hide me from the secret counsel of the wicked; from the insurrection of the workers of iniquity: 3 Who whet their tongue like a sword, and bend their bows to shoot their arrows, even bitter words: 4 That they may shoot in secret at the perfect: suddenly do they shoot at him, and fear not. Psalm 64:1 KJ21 Hear my voice, O God, in my prayer; preserve my life from fear of the enemy. Psalm 64 King James Version << Psalm 63 | Psalm 64 | Psalm 65 >> A Prayer for Protection from Hidden Enemies. Psalm 58:10 The righteous shall rejoice when he seeth the vengeance: he shall wash his feet in the blood of the wicked. Psalm 141:9 Keep me from the snares which they have laid for me, and the gins of the workers of iniquity. 10 The righteous shall be glad in the LORD, and shall trust in him; and all the upright in heart shall glory. 1 Hear my voice, O God, in my prayer: preserve my life from fear of the enemy. PS 64:8 So they shall make their own tongue to fall upon themselves: all that see them shall flee away. Outside of the United … It is impossible to connect this psalm to a specific event in David’s life with certainty. Psalm 64 King James Version (KJV) 64 Hear my voice, O God, in my prayer: preserve my life from fear of the enemy. 9 And all men shall fear, and shall declare the work of God; for they shall wisely consider of his doing. PS 64:9 And all men shall fear, and shall declare the work of God; for they shall wisely consider of his doing. King James Version / Psalms / Psalm 64; Share Tweet Save. To the Chief Musician. (1-6) The destruction of the wicked, encouragement to the righteous. KJV. Thou visitest the earth, and waterest it: thou greatly enrichest it with the river of God, which is full of … (7-10)1-6 The psalmist earnestly begs of God to preserve him from disquieting fear. Hear my voice, O God, in my prayer: preserve my life from fear of the enemy. Psalms 64:7 KJV. PS 64:10 The righteous shall be glad in the LORD, and shall trust in him; and all the upright in … The Hurtful Tongue. 6 They search out iniquities; they accomplish a diligent search: both the inward thought of every one of them, and the heart, is deep. 5 They looked unto him, and were lightened: and their faces were not ashamed. 2 Hide me from the secret counsel of the wicked; from the insurrection of the workers of iniquity: 3 Who whet their tongue like a sword, and bend their bows to shoot their arrows, even bitter words: 4 That they may shoot in secret at the perfect: suddenly do they shoot at him, and fear not. 3 Iniquities prevail against me: as for our transgressions, thou shalt purge them away. A Psalm of David. The benefit of a good cause and a good conscience, appears most when nothing can help a man against his enemies, save God alone, who is always a present help.7-10 When God brings upon men the mischiefs they have desired on others, it is weight enough to sink a man to the lowest hell. 7 But God will shoot them with his arrows; they will suddenly be struck down. (1-4) Word weapons of the wicked. Psalm 32:11 Be glad in the LORD, and rejoice, ye righteous: and shout for joy, all ye that are upright in heart. 7 But God shall shoot at them with an arrow; suddenly shall they be wounded. 5 They encourage themselves in an evil matter: they commune of laying snares privily; they say, Who shall see them? Psalm 64:4-6 King James Version (KJV). Psalm 64King James Version (KJV) 64 Hear my voice, O God, in my prayer: preserve my life from fear of the enemy. 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