Psalms 109:1 Hold not thy peace, O God of my praise; 109:2 For the mouth of the wicked and the mouth of the deceitful are opened against me: they have spoken against me with a lying tongue. Commentary on Psalm 109:6-20 1 O GOD of my praise! Psalm 109 King James Version 1 To the chief Musician, A Psalm of David. Psalm 109 is a psalm in the Book of Psalms.In the Greek Septuagint version of the Bible, and in the Latin Vulgate, this psalm is Psalm 108 in a slightly different numbering system. 1 My God, whom I praise, do not remain silent, 2 for people who are wicked and deceitful have opened their mouths against me; they have spoken against me with lying tongues. O God, whom I praise, don’t stand silent and aloof while the wicked slander me and tell lies about me. Psalms 109:4 For my love they are my adversaries: but I give myself unto prayer. Psalm 109 - For the choir director: A psalm of David. Psalm 109:23 Translation & Meaning. David's enemies laughed at him for his devotion, but they could not laugh him out of it. and tell lies about me. Psalm 109: 1: Ein Psalm Davids, vorzusingen. Die Septuaginta (LXX) hat dagegen Psalm 9+10 und 114+115 zusammengefasst, kommt aber durch Auftrennung der Psalmen 116 und 147 wieder auf eine Gesamtzahl von 150. Psalm 109 is one of these controversial, 'imprecatory' psalms, which calls on the Lord to take vengeance on those wicked enemies who accuse God's people. Psalm 109:18 "As he clothed himself with cursing like as with his garment, so let it come into his bowels like water, and like oil into his bones." 3 They compassed me about also with words of hatred; and fought against me without a cause. 1 O God, whom I praise, don’t stand silent and aloof. Keep not silence, 2 For the mouths of the wicked and the mouth of deceit are opened against me; they have spoken to me and against me with lying tongues. Hebrew, "In his midst." The first part of 109:8, that his “days be few” — in the original more likely does refer to the lifespan of the Psalmist’s adversary. The majority of scholars are not comfortable as far as the in-terpretation of the contents is concerned. 4 In return for my friendship they accuse me, but I am a man of prayer. The Lord said to my Lord, “Sit at my right hand, until I make your enemies your footstool.” {109:2} Virgam virtutis tuæ emittet Dominus ex Sion: dominare in medio inimicorum tuorum. They repay evil for good, and hatred for my love. Jun 1, 2020 - Psalm 109:8 “May his days be few; may another take his place of leadership.” Explanation and Commentary of Psalm 109:8 This Psalm of David is born out of the great distress of the author, who Bible / Our Library / Bible Commentaries / The Treasury of David / Psalm / Psalm 119 / Psalm 119:109 ... had he called it out of the hand of God, and taken the care of it upon himself? Gott, mein Ruhm, schweige nicht! des Alten Testaments (auch Psalter genannt). "Cover themselves with their own shame as with a robe" (Psalms 109:29). This shows the English words related to the source biblical texts along with brief definitions. 3 They have compassed me about also with words of hatred and have fought against me without a cause. {109:2} The Lord will send forth the scepter of your virtue from Zion. psalm definition: 1. a holy poem or song, especially one of the 150 collected together in the Bible 2. a holy poem or…. Psalm 109:5-8, And they have rewarded me evil for good, and hatred for my love. A Psalm of David. It is the unspeakable comfort of all believers, that whoever is against them, God is for them; and to him they may apply as to one pleased to concern himself for them. In Latin, it is known as Dixit Dominus ("The Lord Said"). The first oracle (cf v 1-3) is addressed to the sovereign on the day of his solemn enthronement "at the right hand" of God. Read Psalm 109:8 commentary using The Treasury of David. But in this context it’s consistent with the idea that the days of his administration be few. I love them, but they try to destroy me with accusations even as I am praying for them! What does this verse really mean? Hold not thy peace, O God of my praise; 2 For the mouth of the wicked and the mouth of the deceitful are opened against me: they have spoken against me with a lying tongue. It is one of the psalms that is classified as an imprecatory psalm dealing with vengeance against enemies instead of forgiveness. 109. Learn more. Looking at David’s life, he had many occasions when he was surrounded by those who hated him. 5 So they reward me evil for good, and hatred for my love. They surround me with hateful words and fight against me for no reason. Danach fügt sie aber einen zusätzlichen Psalm 151 "außerhalb der Zählung" und eine Sammlung von 14 Oden hinzu, zusätzlich bietet sie noch die ebenfalls apokryphen Psalmen Salomos. Set thou a wicked man over him: and let Satan stand at his right hand. 109. Today, We shall be engaging in psalm 109 prayer for vindication and vengeance. Use this table to get a word-for-word translation of the original Hebrew Scripture. In the Greek Septuagint version of the bible, and in its Latin translation in the Vulgate, this psalm is Psalm 109 in a slightly different numbering system. 2: Denn sie haben ihr gottloses und falsches Maul wider mich aufgetan und reden wider mich mit falscher Zunge. Psalm 109 has two parts, both of which are characterized by the presence of a divine oracle. PSALM 109 PRAYERS AGAINST THE WICKED . That the rest of the psalm is much harsher is probably not particularly relevant. The psalm describes the reactions of a man who has been unjustly accused, wrongly treated. Psalm 109:7, KJV: "When he shall be judged, let him be condemned: and let his prayer become sin." Ein Psalm (Plural Psalmen) (von gr. Let his days be few; and let another take his office. Psalm 119:109 . He has been set upon by those who are attempting to destroy him, yet without a cause. Certain Psalms invoke judgement; calamity; misfortune or curses on the enemies of Israel, because they are also identified as enemies of God. Plea for Judgment of False Accusers. 4 I love them, but they try to destroy me with accusations. Psalm 109 reflects a common problem which we have all experienced. Psalms 109:1 Hold not thy peace, O God of my praise; Psalms 109:2 For the mouth of the wicked and the mouth of the deceitful are opened against me: they have spoken against me with a lying tongue. The psalm also is a problem psalm. 1 Be not silent, O God of my praise! {109:1} A Psalm of David. 4 In return for my love they accuse me, but I give myself to prayer. Let his days be few; and let another take his office. even as I am praying for them! King James Bible. Follow the buttons in the right-hand column for detailed definitions and verses that use the same root words. Psalm 109:22 Translation & Meaning. 3 They compassed me about also with words of hatred; and fought against me without a cause. A psalm. 4: Dafür, daß ich sie liebe, sind sie wider mich; ich aber bete. To the choirmaster. Follow the buttons in the right-hand column for detailed definitions and verses that use the same root words. 1 Hold not thy peace, O God of my praise; 2 for the mouth of the wicked and the mouth of the deceitful are opened against me: they have spoken against me with a lying tongue. 2 For wicked and deceitful mouths are opened against me, speaking against me with lying tongues. Psalm 109. Die Bezeichnung wird vor allem verwendet für die 150 Gedichte, Lieder und Gebete des Buches der Psalmen der hebräischen Bibel bzw. 3 They encircle me with words of hate, and attack me without cause. "So let it come into his bowels like water": Margin, "within him." Psalm 109:7 Parallel Verses [⇓ See commentary ⇓] Psalm 109:7, NIV: "When he is tried, let him be found guilty, and may his prayers condemn him." For the choir director: A psalm of David. Psalm 110 is the 110th psalm of the Book of Psalms, generally known in English by its first verse, in the King James Version, "The L ORD said unto my Lord". Of David. Psalm 109. What does this verse really mean? This shows the English words related to the source biblical texts along with brief definitions. The book of Psalms was originally a collection of hymns for the Israelite nation and their worship centers. Rule in the midst of your enemies. 2 For wicked and deceitful mouths are opened against me, speaking against me with lying tongues. McCaw gave the meaning here as a plea that the public dishonor of the psalmist's enemies, "Would be as plain to everyone as their outer clothing." Psalm 109 For the director of music. Nothing less. Help Me, O Lord My God. Psalms 109. Psalms 109:3 They compassed me about also with words of hatred; and fought against me without a cause. The Biblical Illustrator. 3 With words of hatred they surround me; they attack me without cause. When he shall be judged, let him be condemned: and let his prayer become sin. Moral qualities are often compared with raiment, as that in which we "appear" to our fellow-men (see 1 Peter 5:5; Job 29:14). A Psalm of David. The Psalms: 109: A Cry for Vengeance: To the chief Musician, A Psalm of David. However, while undoubtedly some people purchasing the Psalm 109 products do so with unawareness of the double meaning, I do not think all who advocate the slogan’s use do so in good faith. Study the bible online using commentary on Psalm 109:8 and more! that is, next to the Ark of the Covenant in the Temple of Jerusalem. 3 They surround me with hateful words. ψαλμός psalmós „Saitenspiel, Lied“) ist im Judentum und Christentum ein poetischer religiöser Text, oft mit liturgischer Funktion. People are defending the “Pray for Obama Psalm 109” slogan even after being informed of the larger and more sinister context of the verse. [19] Verse 30 "I will give thanks unto Jehovah with my mouth; Yea, I will praise him among the multitude. (Read Psalm 109:1-5.) 3: Und sie reden giftig wider mich allenthalben und streiten wider mich ohne Ursache. To the Chief Musician. Psalm 109 is one of the most problematic psalms in the Old Testa-ment. Psalm 109 - King James Version. 2 while the wicked slander me. 5 They repay evil for good, and hatred for my love. Song of the Slandered. Psalm 109:7, ESV: "When he is tried, let him come forth guilty; let his prayer be counted as sin!" and fight against me for no reason. One need only read it to be troubled about this psalm. Use this table to get a word-for-word translation of the original Hebrew Scripture. Psalm 109:1-31 1. In the later part of his life, it was his sons, two of which plotted his overthrow. 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