Psalm 35:11
Parallel Verses
New Living Translation
Malicious witnesses testify against me. They accuse me of crimes I know nothing about.

King James Bible
False witnesses did rise up; they laid to my charge things that I knew not.

Darby Bible Translation
Unrighteous witnesses rise up; they lay to my charge things which I know not.

World English Bible
Unrighteous witnesses rise up. They ask me about things that I don't know about.

Young's Literal Translation
Violent witnesses rise up, That which I have not known they ask me.

Psalm 35:11 Parallel
Commentary
Psalm 35:11 Parallel Commentaries
Library
Opposition to Messiah Unreasonable
Why do the heathen rage, and the people imagine a vain thing? The kings of the earth set themselves, and the rulers take counsel together, against the LORD , and against His Anointed, saying, Let us break their bands asunder, and cast away their cords from us. I t is generally admitted, that the institutes of Christianity, as contained in the New Testament, do at least exhibit a beautiful and salutary system of morals; and that a sincere compliance with the precepts of our Lord and His apostles,
John Newton—Messiah Vol. 2

Notes on the Third Century
Page 161. Line 1. He must be born again, &c. This is a compound citation from John iii. 3, and Mark x. 15, in the order named. Page 182. Line 17. For all things should work together, &c. See Romans viii. 28. Page 184. Lines 10-11. Being Satan is able, &c. 2 Corinthians xi. 14. Page 184. Last line. Like a sparrow, &c. Psalm cii. Page 187. Line 1. Mechanisms. This word is, in the original MS., mechanicismes.' Page 187. Line 7. Like the King's daughter, &c. Psalm xlv. 14. Page 188. Med. 39. The best
Thomas Traherne—Centuries of Meditations

Concerning Persecution
Blessed are they which are persecuted for righteousness' sake for theirs is the kingdom of heaven. Matthew 5:10 We are now come to the last beatitude: Blessed are they which are persecuted . . '. Our Lord Christ would have us reckon the cost. Which of you intending to build a tower sitteth not down first and counteth the cost, whether he have enough to finish it?' (Luke 14:28). Religion will cost us the tears of repentance and the blood of persecution. But we see here a great encouragement that may
Thomas Watson—The Beatitudes: An Exposition of Matthew 5:1-12

Psalms
The piety of the Old Testament Church is reflected with more clearness and variety in the Psalter than in any other book of the Old Testament. It constitutes the response of the Church to the divine demands of prophecy, and, in a less degree, of law; or, rather, it expresses those emotions and aspirations of the universal heart which lie deeper than any formal demand. It is the speech of the soul face to face with God. Its words are as simple and unaffected as human words can be, for it is the genius
John Edgar McFadyen—Introduction to the Old Testament

Cross References
Exodus 23:1
"You must not pass along false rumors. You must not cooperate with evil people by lying on the witness stand.

Psalm 27:12
Do not let me fall into their hands. For they accuse me of things I've never done; with every breath they threaten me with violence.

Psalm 69:4
Those who hate me without cause outnumber the hairs on my head. Many enemies try to destroy me with lies, demanding that I give back what I didn't steal.

Jump to Previous
Charge Crimes Forward Laid Malicious Question Questions Rise Ruthless Unrighteous Violent Witnesses
Jump to Next
Charge Crimes Forward Laid Malicious Question Questions Rise Ruthless Unrighteous Violent Witnesses
Links
Psalm 35:11 NIV
Psalm 35:11 NLT
Psalm 35:11 ESV
Psalm 35:11 NASB
Psalm 35:11 KJV

Psalm 35:11 Bible Apps
Psalm 35:11 Biblia Paralela
Psalm 35:11 Chinese Bible
Psalm 35:11 French Bible
Psalm 35:11 German Bible

Psalm 35:11 Commentaries

Bible Hub
Psalm 35:10
Top of Page
Top of Page