Psalms 72:14

“He shall redeem their soul from deceit and violence: and precious shall their blood be in his sight.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

He shall redeeme their soule from deceit and violence: and precious shall their blood be in hissight.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

He will rescue their life from oppression and violence, And their blood will be precious in his sight;
- New American Standard Version (1995)

He will redeem their soul from oppression and violence; And precious will their blood be in his sight:
- American Standard Version (1901)

He will keep their souls free from evil designs and violent attacks; and their blood will be of value in his eyes.
- Basic English Bible

He will redeem their souls from oppression and violence, and precious shall their blood be in his sight.
- Darby Bible

He shall redeem their soul from deceit and violence: and precious shall be their blood in his sight.
- Webster's Bible

He will redeem their soul from oppression and violence. Their blood will be precious in his sight.
- World English Bible

From fraud and from violence he redeemeth their soul, And precious is their blood in his eyes.
- Youngs Literal Bible

He will redeem their soul from oppression and violence, and precious will their blood be in his sight.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 72:14


72:14 Deceit and violence - The two ways whereby the lives of men are usually destroyed. Precious - He will not be prodigal of the lives of his subjects, but like a true father of his people, will tenderly preserve them, and severely avenge their blood upon those who shall shed it.


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