Psalms 10:15

“Breake thou the arme of the wicked, and the euill man: seeke out his wickednes, till thou finde none.”

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Other Translations

Break thou the arm of the wicked and the evil [man]: seek out his wickedness [till] thou find none.
- King James Version

Break the arm of the wicked and the evildoer, Seek out his wickedness until You find none.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Break thou the arm of the wicked; And as for the evil man, seek out his wickedness till thou find none.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Let the arm of the sinner and the evil-doer be broken; go on searching for his sin till there is no more.
- Basic English Bible

Break thou the arm of the wicked, and as for the evil man, seek out his wickedness [till] thou find none.
- Darby Bible

Break thou the arm of the wicked and the evil man: seek out his wickedness till thou shalt find none.
- Webster's Bible

Break the arm of the wicked. As for the evil man, seek out his wickedness until you find none.
- World English Bible

Break the arm of the wicked and the evil, Seek out his wickedness, find none;
- Youngs Literal Bible

Break Thou the arm of the wicked; and as for the evil man, search out his wickedness, till none be found.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 10:15


10:15 Seek - Search for it, and punish these wicked atheists. 'Till - No such wickedness be left in the world, or at least in the church.


Discussion for Psalms 10

  • BSP
    Verse 1~This verse shows that when we are surrounded by wickedness and see bad things happening we can think that God is far away from us. It is ok to express these feelings in prayer to Jehovah God.
  • Barbara Breeden
    Always! Start my reading in psalms!!!!
  • Sunshine
    To me this reminds me that if we remain humble and holy in honorng him and making our requests known to him in prayer that he will do the same by honoring and hearing us when we do pray . As he speaks in his word 1 Peter 5:6-7 King James Version KJV 6 Humble yourselves therefore under the mighty hand of God, that he may exalt you in due time: 7 Casting all your care upon him for he careth for you.
  • Mild Bill
    We see/experience the trouble caused by the wicked and,in our impatience,cry to God for justice,now.The wicked exist only in the mercy of God, as he withholds judgement,as with believers also.Known only to God is his plan for every person. "I will have mercy on whom I will have mercy, and I will have compassion on whom I will have compassion."Rom9:15 Having grace we ought to pray,thy will be done.
  • A disciple
    "Why standest thou afar off, O LORD? Why hidest thou thyself in times of trouble? The wicked in his pride doth persecute the poor: let them be taken in the devices that they have imagined." We thank the LORD for the hedge of protection that He's put around us. But as it went with so many of brothers and sisters before us, we too may soon be called upon to prove our faith by patient endurance.
  • A disciple
    Jesus came NOT to call the righteous, but sinners to repentance. All manner of sin shall be forgiven the sons of men and blasphemies howsoever they have blasphemed; but the blasphemy of the Holy Ghost has NEVER forgiveness, neither in this world, nor the next. Love thy neighbor as thyself! Pray for those in authority, that we may have a quiet and peaceful world to live in all honesty and piety.

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