Psalms 55:10

“Day and night they go about it upon the walls thereof: mischief also and sorrow are in the midst of it.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Day and night they goe about it vpon the walles thereof: mischiefe also and sorrow are in the midst of it.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Day and night they go around her upon her walls, And iniquity and mischief are in her midst.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Day and night they go about it upon the walls thereof: Iniquity also and mischief are in the midst of it.
- American Standard Version (1901)

By day and night they go round the town, on the walls; trouble and sorrow are in the heart of it.
- Basic English Bible

Day and night they go about it upon the walls thereof; and iniquity and mischief are in the midst of it.
- Darby Bible

Day and night they go about it upon its walls: mischief also and sorrow are in the midst of it.
- Webster's Bible

Day and night they prowl around on its walls. Malice and abuse are also within her.
- World English Bible

By day and by night they go round it, on its walls. Both iniquity and perverseness [are] in its midst,
- Youngs Literal Bible

(55:11) Day and night they go about it upon the walls thereof; iniquity also and mischief are in the midst of it.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 55:10


55:10 They - Violence and strife. Go about - Do encompass it, as it were a garrison. Walls - In the outward parts, as also in the very midst of it. So that all parts were horribly corrupted.


Discussion for Psalms 55

  • Andrea
    Thank God for his comforting words.
  • Jewels
    Thank You so very much for your words of wisdom!!!!
  • Librarygal143
    Dear God, please hear my prayer and heal my family. We have a lot of work to do this, but we can't do it without you. Thank you for listening, Father, in Jesus' Mighty Name, Amen.
  • David Davies
    V17. I am hugely encouraged by today's 6 07 17 verse of the day. Psalm 55 v17, we don't have to get depressed or worried, we can just take it to the in pray. Anytime and anyplace and he Will hear us. God promises that He will never turn away our prays. What a wonderful promise.
  • BSP
    We can pray to Jehovah God all day and no matter what time of day.
  • LadyA
    Lord God Thank you for your Grace

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