15 But at my stumbling they rejoiced and gathered;
    they gathered together against me;
(A)wretches whom I did not know
    tore at me without ceasing;
16 like profane mockers at a feast,[a]
    they (B)gnash at me with their teeth.

17 How long, O Lord, will you (C)look on?
    Rescue me from their destruction,
    (D)my precious life from the lions!

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Footnotes

  1. Psalm 35:16 The meaning of the Hebrew phrase is uncertain
English Standard Version (ESV)

The Holy Bible, English Standard Version. ESV® Text Edition: 2016. Copyright © 2001 by Crossway Bibles, a publishing ministry of Good News Publishers.

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