Psalms 13:4

“Lest mine enemy say, I have prevailed against him; and those that trouble me rejoice when I am moved.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Psalms 13:4

Least mine enimie say, I haue preuailed against him: and those that trouble mee, reioyce, when I am moued.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

And my enemy will say, "I have overcome him, {And} my adversaries will rejoice when I am shaken."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Lest mine enemy say, I have prevailed against him; `Lest' mine adversaries rejoice when I am moved.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And he who is against me may not say, I have overcome him; and those who are troubling me may not be glad when I am moved.
- Basic English Bible

Lest mine enemy say, I have prevailed against him! [lest] mine adversaries be joyful when I am moved.
- Darby Bible

Lest my enemy say, I have prevailed against him; and those that trouble me rejoice when I am moved.
- Webster's Bible

Lest my enemy say, "I have prevailed against him;" Lest my adversaries rejoice when I fall.
- World English Bible

Lest mine enemy say, `I overcame him,' Mine adversaries joy when I am moved.
- Youngs Literal Bible

(13:5) Lest mine enemy say: 'I have prevailed against him'; lest mine adversaries rejoice when I am moved.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Psalms 13:4

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 13:4


13:2 How long - Shall I be in such perplexities, not knowing what course to take?

13:3 Lighten - Revive and comfort, and deliver me from the darkness of death, which is ready to come upon me.

13:6 I will sing - It is a common thing for David and other prophets to speak of future deliverances as if they were already come, that so they may signify both the infallible certainty of the thing, and their firm assurance thereof.


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