Psalms 35:20

“For they speak not peace: but they devise deceitful matters against them that are quiet in the land.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

For they speake not peace: but they deuise deceitfull matters against them that are quiet in the land.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

For they do not speak peace, But they devise deceitful words against those who are quiet in the land.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

For they speak not peace; But they devise deceitful words against them that are quiet in the land.
- American Standard Version (1901)

For they do not say words of peace; in their deceit they are designing evil things against the quiet ones in the land.
- Basic English Bible

For they speak not peace; and they devise deceitful words against the quiet in the land.
- Darby Bible

For they speak not peace: but they devise deceitful matters against them that are quiet in the land.
- Webster's Bible

For they don't speak peace, but they devise deceitful words against those who are quiet in the land.
- World English Bible

For they speak not peace, And against the quiet of the land, Deceitful words they devise,
- Youngs Literal Bible

For they speak not peace; but they devise deceitful matters against them that are quiet in the land.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 35:20


35:20 For - They breathe out nothing but threatenings and war; they use not open violence but subtile artifices, against me and my followers, who desire nothing more than to live quietly and peaceably.


Discussion for Psalms 35:20

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