Psalms 12:4

“Who have said, With our tongue will we prevail; our lips are our own: who is lord over us?”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Who haue said, with our tongue wil we preuaile, our lips are our owne: who is Lord ouer vs?
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Who have said, "With our tongue we will prevail; Our lips are our own; who is lord over us?"
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Who have said, With our tongue will we prevail; Our lips are our own: who is lord over us?
- American Standard Version (1901)

They have said, With our tongues will we overcome; our lips are ours: who is lord over us?
- Basic English Bible

Who have said, With our tongue will we prevail, our lips are our own: who [is] lord over us?
- Darby Bible

Who have said, With our tongue will we prevail; our lips are our own: who is lord over us?
- Webster's Bible

who have said, "With our tongue we will prevail. Our lips are our own. Who is lord over us?"
- World English Bible

Who said, `By our tongue we do mightily: Our lips [are] our own; who [is] lord over us?'
- Youngs Literal Bible

(12:5) Who have said: 'Our tongue will we make mighty; our lips are with us: who is lord over us?'
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 12:4


12:4 Prevail - By raising and spreading evil reports concerning him. Our own - At our own disposal to speak what we please, who can control or restrain us?


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