Tag Archives: Psalm 35

intolerable situations

  Psalm 35:22-26 Psalm 35:22 You saw it, Yahveh; do not be silent. Lord, do not be far from me. Psalm 35:23 Wake up and rise to my defense, to my dispute, my God and my Lord! Psalm 35:24 Vindicate … Continue reading

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a challenge to dig deeper

  Psalm 35:17-21 Psalm 35:17 Lord, how long will you look on? Rescue my throat from their ravages; it is abandoned to the young lions. Psalm 35:18 I will praise you in the great assembly; I will exalt you among … Continue reading

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brutal chickens

Psalm 35:11-16 Psalm 35:11 Malicious witnesses come forward; they question me about things I do not know. Psalm 35:12 They repay me evil for good, making my soul desolate. Psalm 35:13 Yet when they were sick, my clothing was sackcloth; … Continue reading

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delighting in his rescue

  Psalm 35:9-10 Psalm 35:9 Then my throat will celebrate in Yahveh; I will delight in his rescue. Psalm 35:10 All my bones will say, “Yahveh, who is like you, rescuing the poor from one too strong for him, the … Continue reading

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trusting your enemies to God

  Psalm 35:4-8 Psalm 35:4 Let those who intend to take my soul be disgraced and humiliated; let those who plan to harm me be turned back and ashamed. Psalm 35:5 Let them be like chaff in the wind, with … Continue reading

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extra help

  Psalm 35:1-3 Psalm 35:11 Oppose my opponents, Yahveh; fight those who fight me. Psalm 35:2 Take your shield and standing shield and come to my aid. Psalm 35:3 Draw the spear and double axe against those who chase after … Continue reading

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betrayed

Psalm 35 David feels betrayed.  The very friends that he remembers praying and fasting for are now attacking him, and relishing in his troubles.  He can only appeal to the righteous judge of all the earth.  There are some things … Continue reading

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