New International Version
Your own mouth condemns you, not mine; your own lips testify against you.
King James Bible
Thine own mouth condemneth thee, and not I: yea, thine own lips testify against thee.
Darby Bible Translation
Thine own mouth condemneth thee, and not I; and thy lips testify against thee.
World English Bible
Your own mouth condemns you, and not I. Yes, your own lips testify against you.
Young's Literal Translation
Thy mouth declareth thee wicked, and not I, And thy lips testify against thee.
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
For thy mouth uttereth - In attempting to justify thyself, thou hast added iniquity to sin, and hast endeavored to impute blame to thy Maker.
The tongue of the crafty - Thou hast varnished thy own conduct, and used sophistical arguments to defend thyself. Thou resemblest those cunning persons, ערומים arumim, who derive their skill and dexterity from the old serpent, "the nachash, who was ערום arum, subtle, or crafty, beyond all the beasts of the field;" Genesis 3:1. Thy wisdom is not from above, but from beneath.
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Give thanks at the remembrance of his holiness.--PSA. 97:12. The heavens are not clean in his sight. How much more abominable and filthy is man, which drinketh iniquity like water?--Yea, the stars are not pure in his sight. How much less man, that is a worm? Who is like unto thee, O Lord, among the gods? who is like thee, glorious in holiness?--Holy, holy, holy, is the Lord of hosts. As he which hath called you is holy, so be ye holy in all manner of conversation; because it is written, Be ye holy; …
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All are Sinners.
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Necessity of Contemplating the Judgment-Seat of God, in Order to be Seriously Convinced of the Doctrine of Gratuitous Justification.
Even if I were innocent, my mouth would condemn me; if I were blameless, it would pronounce me guilty.
The vigor of his step is weakened; his own schemes throw him down.
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