Used by permission of Tyndale House Publishers, Inc., Carol Stream, Illinois 60188. Help Me, O Lord My GodTo the choirmaster. 3 They surround me with hateful words and fight against me for no 1 O God, whom I praise,    don’t stand silent and aloof2 while the wicked slander me    and tell lies about me.3 They surround me with hateful words    and fight against me for no reason.4 I love them, but they try to destroy me with accusations    even as I am praying for them!5 They repay evil for good,    and hatred for my love. Each of the eight verses within each stanza begins with the Hebrew letter named in its heading. Of David. For the director of music. 12 Let no one be kind to him; let no one pity his fatherless children. Nor let there be any to favor his fatherless children. 65:6; [Jer. Bible > Psalm > Psalm 109 Psalm 109 Parallel Chapters Song of the Slandered NIV ESV NASB KJV HCSB 1 For the director of music. when they see me, they shake their heads in scorn. Save me because of your unfailing love.27 Let them see that this is your doing,    that you yourself have done it, Lord.28 Then let them curse me if they like,    but you will bless me!When they attack me, they will be disgraced! 14:18]; Is. 32:18]. let no one pity his fatherless children. For wicked and #Ps. And for a belt with which he girds himself continually. 14 May the Lord never forget the sins of his fathers; may his mother’s sins never be erased from the record. 11 May creditors seize his entire estate, and strangers take all he has earned. A Prayer for Help against the Foe 108 1 My heart is confident in you, O God; no wonder I can sing your praises with all my heart! Psalm 109 1 Psalm 109 For the director of music. Psalm 109:6 Or adversary, Satan Psalm 109:10 Or out of their desolate places Psalm 109:11 Lit ensnare, strike at Psalm 109:12 Lit continue Psalm 109:13 Lit for cutting off Psalm 109:14 Lit to Psalm 109… As he did not delight in blessing, so let it be far from him. 10 May his children wander as beggars and be driven from their ruined homes. may their humiliation cover them like a cloak. 6 They say,[a] “Get an evil person to turn against him. We'll send you an email with A Psalm of David. 6 They say,[a] “Get an evil person to turn against him. 9 May his children become fatherless, and his wife a widow. 21 But You, O God the Lord,Deal with me for Your name’s sake;Because Your mercy is good, deliver me.22 For I am poor and needy,And my heart is wounded within me.23 I am gone (S)like a shadow when it lengthens;I am shaken off like a locust.24 My (T)knees are weak through fasting,And my flesh is feeble from lack of fatness.25 I also have become (U)a reproach to them;When they look at me, (V)they shake their heads. Copyright © 1982 by Thomas Nelson. 1 My God, whom I praise, ( A) do not remain silent, ( B) 2 for people who are wicked and deceitful. Nor let there be any to favor his fatherless children. 26 Help me, O Lord my God! may they be tied around him like a belt.”. 1 O God, whom I praise, don’t stand silent and aloof 2 while the wicked slander me and tell lies about me. may his mother’s sins never be erased from the record. A psalm. 14 (M)Let the iniquity of his fathers be remembered before the Lord,And let not the sin of his mother (N)be blotted out.15 Let them be continually before the Lord,That He may (O)cut off the memory of them from the earth;16 Because he did not remember to show mercy,But persecuted the poor and needy man,That he might even slay the (P)broken in heart.17 (Q)As he loved cursing, so let it come to him;As he did not delight in blessing, so let it be far from him.18 As he clothed himself with cursing as with his garment,So let it (R)enter his body like water,And like oil into his bones.19 Let it be to him like the garment which covers him,And for a belt with which he girds himself continually.20 Let this be the Lord’s reward to my accusers,And to those who speak evil against my person. when they see me, they shake their heads in scorn. Psalm 109 For the choir director: A psalm of David. All rights reserved. Save me because of your unfailing love.27 Let them see that this is your doing,    that you yourself have done it, Lord.28 Then let them curse me if they like,    but you will bless me!When they attack me, they will be disgraced! Send an accuser to bring him to trial.7 When his case comes up for judgment,    let him be pronounced guilty. 1 O God, whom I praise, do not remain silent, 2 for wicked and deceitful men have opened their mouths against me; they have spoken against me with lying Hold not thy peace, O God of my praise; Blue Letter Bible offers several daily devotional readings in order … ready to save them from those who condemn them. 109 Do(A) not keep silent,O God of my praise!2 For the mouth of the wicked and the mouth of the deceitfulHave opened against me;They have spoken against me with a (B)lying tongue.3 They have also surrounded me with words of hatred,And fought against me (C)without a cause.4 In return for my love they are my accusers,But I give myself to prayer.5 Thus (D)they have rewarded me evil for good,And hatred for my love. Gain a concise, fundamental grasp of what the Bible is all about with our new, [Ex. When they attack me, they will be disgraced! may they be tied around him like a belt.”. # See Ps. And my flesh is feeble from lack of fatness. May his family name be blotted out in the next generation. Count his prayers as sins.8 Let his years be few;    let someone else take his position.9 May his children become fatherless,    and his wife a widow.10 May his children wander as beggars    and be driven from[b] their ruined homes.11 May creditors seize his entire estate,    and strangers take all he has earned.12 Let no one be kind to him;    let no one pity his fatherless children.13 May all his offspring die. Copyright © 1982 by Thomas Nelson. Blue Letter Bible offers several daily devotional readings in order to help you refocus on Christ and the Gospel of His peace and righteousness. A Psalm of David. 3 They compassed me about also with words of hatred; and fought against me … Used by permission. 10:21; [Ps. 14:18]; Is. 2 Wake up, lyre and harp! Psalm 109 - [[To the chief Musician, A Psalm of David.]] And my flesh is feeble from lack of fatness. May his family name be blotted out in the next generation.14 May the Lord never forget the sins of his fathers;    may his mother’s sins never be erased from the record.15 May the Lord always remember these sins,    and may his name disappear from human memory.16 For he refused all kindness to others;    he persecuted the poor and needy,    and he hounded the brokenhearted to death.17 He loved to curse others;    now you curse him.He never blessed others;    now don’t you bless him.18 Cursing is as natural to him as his clothing,    or the water he drinks,    or the rich food he eats.19 Now may his curses return and cling to him like clothing;    may they be tied around him like a belt.”. 13 May all his offspring die. And to those who speak evil against my person. 2 For wicked and v deceitful mouths are opened against me, speaking against me with lying tongues. They have used their tongues to tell li Give Now Navigation Bible About the NIV Bible NIV Story NIV Bible Translation Philosophy NIV and may his name disappear from human memory. Of David. My God, whom I praise, do not remain silent, Blue Letter Bible offers several daily devotional readings in order to help you refocus on Christ and the Gospel of His peace and 14 May the Lord never forget the sins of his fathers; may his mother’s sins never be erased from the record. And let them cover themselves with their own disgrace as with a mantle. Psalms 109:2 NLT while the wicked slander me and tell lies about me. May his family name be blotted out in the next generation. All rights reserved. When they attack me, they will be disgraced! And for a belt with which he girds himself continually. 15 May the Lord always remember these sins, and may his name disappear from human memory. and may his name disappear from human memory. 30 I will greatly praise the Lord with my mouth;Yes, (AA)I will praise Him among the multitude.31 For (AB)He shall stand at the right hand of the poor,To save him from those [e]who condemn him. 52:4deceitful mouths are 20:5; Num. Psalm 109 - For the choir director: A psalm of David. Satan - To accuse him; for this was the place and posture of accusers in the Jewish courts. Holy Bible, New Living Translation, copyright © 1996, 2004, 2015 by Tyndale House Foundation. 110 The wicked have set their traps for me, but I will not turn from your commandments. 26 Help me, O Lord my God!Oh, save me according to Your mercy,27 (W)That they may know that this is Your hand—That You, Lord, have done it!28 (X)Let them curse, but You bless;When they arise, let them be ashamed,But let (Y)Your servant rejoice.29 (Z)Let my accusers be clothed with shame,And let them cover themselves with their own disgrace as with a mantle. 109 My life constantly hangs in the balance, but I will not stop obeying your instructions. Don’t remain silent.Sinful people who lie and cheat have spoken against me. 3 They encircle me with words of hate, and attack me w without . 20 May those curses become the Lord’s punishment    for my accusers who speak evil of me.21 But deal well with me, O Sovereign Lord,    for the sake of your own reputation!Rescue me    because you are so faithful and good.22 For I am poor and needy,    and my heart is full of pain.23 I am fading like a shadow at dusk;    I am brushed off like a locust.24 My knees are weak from fasting,    and I am skin and bones.25 I am a joke to people everywhere;    when they see me, they shake their heads in scorn. 17:14]God of my praise! Please enter your email address associated with your Salem All-Pass account, then click Continue. But I, your servant, will go right on rejoicing! Psalm 109:4 I love them, but they try to destroy me with accusations even as I am praying for them! 15 May the Lord always remember these sins, and may his name disappear from human memory. For the choir director: A psalm of David. For the choir director: A psalm of David. 16 For he refused all kindness to others; he persecuted the poor and needy, and he hounded the brokenhearted to death. And to those who speak evil against my person. Bible > NLT > Psalm 109 Psalm 109 New Living Translation Par For the choir director: A psalm of David. And let them cover themselves with their own disgrace as with a mantle. A psalm. Holy Bible, New Living Translation, copyright © 1996, 2004, 2015 by Tyndale House Foundation. A psalm. 20:5; Num. Send an accuser to bring him to trial.7 When his case comes up for judgment,    let him be pronounced guilty. Scripture taken from the New King James Version®. May his family name be blotted out in the next generation. Scripture taken from the New King James Version®. Psalm 109: O God, whom I praise, don't stand silent and aloof A Cry for Vengeance 109 1 O God, whom I praise, don't stand silent and aloof 2 while the wicked slander me and tell lies about me. and he hounded the brokenhearted to death. Psalm 108: My heart is confident in you, O God; no wonder I can sing your praises with all my heart! 1 O God, whom I praise, don’t stand silent and aloof 2 while the wicked slander me and tell … 65:6; [Jer. A Psalm of David. 14 May the Lord never forget the sins of his fathers; may his mother’s sins never be erased from the record. Psalm 109:8 8 Let his years be few; let someone else take his position. 26 Help me, O Lord my God! 71:6; Jer. 4 You have charged us to keep your commandments carefully. 9 May his children become fatherless, and his wife a widow. O God of my praise, Do not be silent! 28:1 Be not silent, O #Deut. Of David. 15 May the Lord always remember these sins, and may his name disappear from human memory. Read verse in New Living Translation Read verse in New Living Translation Toggle navigation Psalm 119 - [Aleph] Joyful are people of integrity, who follow the instructions of the LORD. Psalm 109:6 Parallel Commentary Wesley's Notes on the Bible 109:6 A wicked man - Who will rule him with rigour and cruelty. 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