New International Version
you destroy those who tell lies. The bloodthirsty and deceitful you, LORD, detest.
King James Bible
Thou shalt destroy them that speak leasing: the LORD will abhor the bloody and deceitful man.
Darby Bible Translation
Thou wilt destroy them that speak lies: Jehovah abhorreth a man of blood and deceit.
World English Bible
You will destroy those who speak lies. Yahweh abhors the bloodthirsty and deceitful man.
Young's Literal Translation
Thou destroyest those speaking lies, A man of blood and deceit Jehovah doth abominate.
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
That speak leasing - Falsity, from the Anglo-Saxon leasunge, a lie, falsity, deceit; from leas, lie, which is from the verb leasian to lie. See on Psalm 4:2 (note).
The Lord will abhor the bloody and deceitful man - איש דמים ish damim, the man of bloods; for he who has the spirit of a murderer, will rarely end with one bloodshedding. So the Jews, who clamored for the blood of our Lord, added to that, as far and as long as they could, the blood of his disciples.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
the bloody He. man of bloods and deceit
LibraryA Staircase of Three Steps
'All those that put their trust in Thee ... them also that love Thy name ... the righteous.'--PSALM v. 11, 12. I have ventured to isolate these three clauses from their context, because, if taken in their sequence, they are very significant of the true path by which men draw nigh to God and become righteous. They are all three designations of the same people, but regarded under different aspects and at different stages. There is a distinct order in them, and whether the Psalmist was fully conscious …
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture
Moreover what is Written "Thou Wilt Destroy all that Speak Leasing...
Covenanting a Duty.
Vindicate me, my God, and plead my cause against an unfaithful nation. Rescue me from those who are deceitful and wicked.
You love every harmful word, you deceitful tongue!
Surely God will bring you down to everlasting ruin: He will snatch you up and pluck you from your tent; he will uproot you from the land of the living.
But you, God, will bring down the wicked into the pit of decay; the bloodthirsty and deceitful will not live out half their days. But as for me, I trust in you.
If only you, God, would slay the wicked! Away from me, you who are bloodthirsty!
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