New International Version
But when I stumbled, they gathered in glee; assailants gathered against me without my knowledge. They slandered me without ceasing.
King James Bible
But in mine adversity they rejoiced, and gathered themselves together: yea, the abjects gathered themselves together against me, and I knew it not; they did tear me, and ceased not:
Darby Bible Translation
But at my halting they rejoiced, and gathered together: the slanderers gathered themselves together against me, and I knew [it] not; they did tear [me], and ceased not:
World English Bible
But in my adversity, they rejoiced, and gathered themselves together. The attackers gathered themselves together against me, and I didn't know it. They tore at me, and didn't cease.
Young's Literal Translation
And -- in my halting they have rejoiced, And have been gathered together, Gathered against me were the smiters, And I have not known, They have rent, and they have not ceased;
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
But in mine adversity they reioiced - How David was mocked and insulted in the case of Absalom's rebellion by Shimei and others, is well known.
The abjects - נכים nechim, the smiters, probably hired assassins. They were everywhere lying in wait, to take away my life.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
adversity [heb.] halting
LibrarySpecific References to Prophecy in the Gospels
20. But, if it does not weary you, let the point out as briefly as possible, specific references to prophecy in the Gospels, that those who are being instructed in the first elements of the faith may have these testimonies written on their hearts, lest any doubt concerning the things which they believe should at any time take them by surprise. We are told in the Gospel that Judas, one of Christ's friends and associates at table, betrayed Him. Let the show you how this is foretold in the Psalms: "He …
Various—Life and Works of Rufinus with Jerome's Apology Against Rufinus.
The Ninth Commandment
People open their mouths to jeer at me; they strike my cheek in scorn and unite together against me.
"But now they mock me, men younger than I, whose fathers I would have disdained to put with my sheep dogs.
A base and nameless brood, they were driven out of the land.
or they will tear me apart like a lion and rip me to pieces with no one to rescue me.
For I am about to fall, and my pain is ever with me.
Do not gloat when your enemy falls; when they stumble, do not let your heart rejoice,
"People have heard my groaning, but there is no one to comfort me. All my enemies have heard of my distress; they rejoice at what you have done. May you bring the day you have announced so they may become like me.
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