Psalms 63:10

“They shall fall by the sword: they shall be a portion for foxes.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

They shall fall by the sword: they shall be a portion for foxes.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

They will be delivered over to the power of the sword; They will be a prey for foxes.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

They shall be given over to the power of the sword: They shall be a portion for foxes.
- American Standard Version (1901)

They will be cut off by the sword; they will be food for foxes.
- Basic English Bible

They shall be given over to the power of the sword; they shall be the portion of foxes.
- Darby Bible

They shall fall by the sword: they shall be a portion for foxes.
- Webster's Bible

They shall be given over to the power of the sword. They shall be jackal food.
- World English Bible

They cause him to run on the edge of the sword, A portion for foxes they are.
- Youngs Literal Bible

(63:11) They shall be hurled to the power of the sword; they shall be a portion for foxes.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 63:10


63:10 Foxes - Their carcases shall become a prey to wild and ravenous creatures.


Discussion for Psalms 63

  • Allen Radford
    While he was in the wilderness of Judah....may we all learn to worship Almighty God even when it seems we're in our own wilderness....we cannot forget,He made the wilderness too....
  • Mary
    This psalms encourages me to persue more after God knowing that as I go harder after God he is with me no matter where I find my self that God is always with me,because truly his love and kindness is my life and the importance of making adquite time in The Presence of God in the Mornings.
  • A disciple
    "O God, thou art my God; early will I seek thee: my soul thirsts for thee, my flesh longs for thee in a dry and thirsty land, where no water is; to see thy power and thy glory, so as I have seen thee in the sanctuary." Being a man anointed and mightily filled with the Holy Spirit; while David camped in the desert, he could use the experience as a spiritual instruction for his hidden life in God.
  • Hazel
    I see my self in this Psalms I feel am speaking to the father about my self, and I thank him for every Blessing that he has bestowed upon me.
  • Pam Davidson
    But the mouth of them that speak lies shall be stopped
  • Wayne Dent
    Eternity lived separate from our father Would be so miserable. The joy of experiencing His loving kindness now is unsurpassed.

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