For look, they wait to ambush me; 1 powerful men stalk 2 me, but not because I have rebelled or sinned, O Lord. 3
See how they lie in wait for me! Fierce men conspire against me for no offence or sin of mine, O LORD.
For behold, they have set an ambush for my life; Fierce men launch an attack against me, Not for my transgression nor for my sin, O LORD,
They have set an ambush for me. Fierce enemies are out there waiting, though I have done them no wrong, O LORD.
Desperadoes have ganged up on me, they're hiding in ambush for me. I did nothing to deserve this, GOD,
For see, they are watching in secret for my soul; the strong have come together against me? but not because of my sin, or my evil-doing, O Lord.
Even now they lie in wait for my life; the mighty stir up strife against me. For no transgression or sin of mine, O LORD,
For look, they lie in wait for my life; The mighty gather against me, Not for my transgression nor for my sin, O LORD.
For, lo, they lie in wait
for my soul
against me; not [for] my transgression
nor [for] my sin
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, they wait to ambush
; powerful men stalk
me, but not
I have rebelled
, O Lord.
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1 tn Heb “my life.”
3 sn The point is that the psalmist’s enemies have no justifiable reason for attacking him. He has neither rebelled or sinned against the