Psalms 7:7

“So shall the congregation of the people compass thee about: for their sakes therefore return thou on high.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

So shall the congregation of the people compasse thee about: for their sakes therefore returne thou on high.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Let the assembly of the peoples encompass You, And over them return on high.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And let the congregation of the peoples compass thee about; And over them return thou on high.
- American Standard Version (1901)

The meeting of the nations will be round you; take your seat, then, over them, on high.
- Basic English Bible

And the assembly of the peoples shall encompass thee; and for their sakes return thou on high.
- Darby Bible

So shall the congregation of the people encompass thee: for their sakes therefore return thou on high.
- Webster's Bible

Let the congregation of the peoples surround you. Rule over them on high.
- World English Bible

And a company of peoples compass Thee, And over it on high turn Thou back,
- Youngs Literal Bible

(7:8) And let the congregation of the peoples compass Thee about, and over them return Thou on high.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 7:7


7:7 Compass - They will come from all parts to worship thee, and offer to thee praises and sacrifices. High - To thy tribunal, to sit there and judge my cause. An allusion to earthly tribunals, which generally are set up on high above the people.


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