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

  • Brianna vs. 22
    Since we are living in Satan's system ( 1 john 5:19) we HAVE TO rely on Jehovah. We will have burdens in this life, and if we don't share that burden with God, we will be crushed by them. Growing a relationship with God is not an option. We have to do so to truly enjoy life.
  • Sylvia Linton
    Lord, you are awesome
  • Claudina
    We should place every worry and challenge upon our lord, and he will take care of it all. However we do not have to question the results because what he does is holistic
  • Lilian
    Cast your burden upon the Lord and He shall sustain thee He shall never suffer the Righteousness to be moved. Thank you Jesus i will handover everything in to your hands Jesus for thy yoke is easy and my burden is light what a loving Father and powerful God we serve Amen hallelujah
  • Benny Steyn
    Our Father God is always there 24/ 7 waiting for our prayers.
  • Lens
    What a mighty God we serve. He loves, He forgives and He delivers. Oh! What a MIGHTY God we serve.

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