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Psalms

Psalms

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Psalms Self-Destruction Quotes

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Quote #4

Let their table be a trap for them,
a snare for their allies.
Let their eyes be darkened so that they cannot see,
and make their loins tremble continually.
Pour out your indignation upon them,
and let your burning anger overtake them. (NRSV 69:22-24)

Let their table become a snare before them: and that which should have been for their welfare, let it become a trap.
Let their eyes be darkened, that they see not; and make their loins continually to shake.
Pour out thine indignation upon them, and let thy wrathful anger take hold of them. (KJV 69:22-24)

This is getting scary. God totally revokes the enemies' control over their lives. Or did the enemies of the Israelites lose their agency by praising other gods? Who has the agency here?

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