New International Version
I hate those who cling to worthless idols; as for me, I trust in the LORD.
King James Bible
I have hated them that regard lying vanities: but I trust in the LORD.
Darby Bible Translation
I have hated them that observe lying vanities; and as for me, I have confided in Jehovah.
World English Bible
I hate those who regard lying vanities, but I trust in Yahweh.
Young's Literal Translation
I have hated the observers of lying vanities, And I toward Jehovah have been confident.
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
I have hated them - That is, I have abominated their ways. Idolaters are the persons of whom David speaks.
I trust in the Lord - While they trust in vanities vain things; (for an idol is nothing in the worid); and in lying vanities; (for much is promised and nothing given); I trust in Jehovah, who is God all-sufficient, and is my Shepherd, and therefore I shall lack no good thing.
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'Oh how great is Thy goodness, which Thou hast laid up for them that fear Thee; which Thou hast wrought for them that trust in Thee before the sons of men!'--PSALM xxxi. 19. The Psalmist has been describing, with the eloquence of misery, his own desperate condition, in all manner of metaphors which he heaps together--'sickness,' 'captivity,' 'like a broken vessel,' 'as a dead man out of mind.' But in the depth of desolation he grasps at God's hand, and that lifts him up out of the pit. 'I trusted …
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My Spirit on Thy Care
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I abhor the assembly of evildoers and refuse to sit with the wicked.
But I am like an olive tree flourishing in the house of God; I trust in God's unfailing love for ever and ever.
I hate and detest falsehood but I love your law.
Do I not hate those who hate you, LORD, and abhor those who are in rebellion against you?
Listen to the cry of my people from a land far away: "Is the LORD not in Zion? Is her King no longer there?" "Why have they aroused my anger with their images, with their worthless foreign idols?"
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