Do not let me have evil desires, 1 or participate in sinful activities with men who behave wickedly. 2 I will not eat their delicacies. 3
Let not my heart be drawn to what is evil, to take part in wicked deeds with men who are evildoers; let me not eat of their delicacies.
Do not incline my heart to any evil thing, To practice deeds of wickedness With men who do iniquity; And do not let me eat of their delicacies.
Don’t let me lust for evil things; don’t let me participate in acts of wickedness. Don’t let me share in the delicacies of those who do evil.
Don't let me so much as dream of evil or thoughtlessly fall into bad company. And these people who only do wrong--don't let them lure me with their sweet talk!
Keep my heart from desiring any evil thing, or from taking part in the sins of the evil-doers with men who do wrong: and let me have no part in their good things.
Do not turn my heart to any evil, to busy myself with wicked deeds in company with those who work iniquity; do not let me eat of their delicacies.
Do not incline my heart to any evil thing, To practice wicked works With men who work iniquity; And do not let me eat of their delicacies.
not my heart
to [any] evil
and let me not eat
of their dainties
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desires, or participate
in sinful activities
. I will not
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1 tn Heb “do not turn my heart toward an evil thing.”
2 tn Heb “to act sinfully in practices in wickedness with men, doers of evil.”
3 sn Their delicacies. This probably refers to the enjoyment that a sinful lifestyle appears to offer.