New International Version
You have delivered me from all my troubles, and my eyes have looked in triumph on my foes.
King James Bible
For he hath delivered me out of all trouble: and mine eye hath seen his desire upon mine enemies.
Darby Bible Translation
For he hath delivered me out of all trouble; and mine eye hath seen [its desire] upon mine enemies.
World English Bible
For he has delivered me out of all trouble. My eye has seen triumph over my enemies. For the Chief Musician. On stringed instruments. A contemplation by David.
Young's Literal Translation
For, from all adversity He delivered me, And on mine enemies hath mine eye looked!
Psalm 54:7 Parallel
CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
For he hath delivered me - Saul had now decamped; and was returned to save his territories; and David in the meanwhile escaped to En-gedi. God was most evidently the author of this deliverance.
Mine eye hath seen his desire upon mine enemies - It is not likely that this Psalm was written after the death of Saul; and therefore David could not say that he had seen his desire. But there is nothing in the text for his desire; and the words might be translated, My eye hath seen my enemies - they have been so near that I could plainly discover them. Thus almost all the Versions have understood the text. I have seen them, and yet they were not permitted to approach me. God has been my Deliverer.
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1 Samuel 26:24
As surely as I valued your life today, so may the LORD value my life and deliver me from all trouble."
This poor man called, and the LORD heard him; he saved him out of all his troubles.
my God on whom I can rely. God will go before me and will let me gloat over those who slander me.
My eyes have seen the defeat of my adversaries; my ears have heard the rout of my wicked foes.
Their hearts are secure, they will have no fear; in the end they will look in triumph on their foes.
The LORD is with me; he is my helper. I look in triumph on my enemies.
LORD Almighty, you who examine the righteous and probe the heart and mind, let me see your vengeance on them, for to you I have committed my cause.
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