Psalms 56:5

“Every day they wrest my words: all their thoughts are against me for evil.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Psalms 56:5

Euery day they wrest my words: all their thoughts are against mee for euill.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

All day long they distort my words; All their thoughts are against me for evil.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

All the day long they wrest my words: All their thoughts are against me for evil.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Every day they make wrong use of my words; all their thoughts are against me for evil.
- Basic English Bible

All the day long they wrest my words; all their thoughts are against me for evil.
- Darby Bible

Every day they wrest my words: all their thoughts are against me for evil.
- Webster's Bible

All day long they twist my words. All their thoughts are against me for evil.
- World English Bible

All the day they wrest my words, Concerning me all their thoughts [are] for evil,
- Youngs Literal Bible

(56:6) All the day they trouble mine affairs; all their thoughts are against me for evil.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Psalms 56:5

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 56:5


56:4 Will praise - I will praise the Lord for his word, for his promises of protection and deliverance, made to his people. Flesh - Infirm and mortal men, called flesh by way of contempt, as #Psal 78:39 Isa 31:3|.

56:6 They gather - After they have severally employed their thoughts against me, they meet together to compare them, and to put them in execution. Hide - They lurk secretly, that they may pry into my most private actions. Steps - That they may find some occasion to reproach me. Soul - Or, life, to take it away.

56:7 Escape - Shall they secure themselves by injurious and malicious practices. The people - These who are mine enemies.


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