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Psalms 139:22

    Psalms 139:22 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    I hate them with perfect hatred: I count them mine enemies.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    I hate them with perfect hatred: I count them my enemies.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    I hate them with perfect hatred: They are become mine enemies.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    My hate for them is complete; my thoughts of them are as if they were making war on me.

    Webster's Revision

    I hate them with perfect hatred: They are become mine enemies.

    World English Bible

    I hate them with perfect hatred. They have become my enemies.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    I hate them with perfect hatred: I count them mine enemies.

    Clarke's Commentary on Psalms 139:22

    With perfect hatred - Their conduct, their motives, their opposition to thee, their perfidy and idolatrous purposes, I perfectly abhor. With them I have neither part, interest, nor affection.

    Barnes' Notes on Psalms 139:22

    I hate them with perfect hatred - With no approval whatever of their conduct; with no sympathy for the evil they do; with no words of apology for their sinful acts; with entire disapprobation.

    I count them mine enemies - As they are the enemies of God, so I regard them as my enemies. I do not wish to be associated with them, or to be regarded as one of them.

    Wesley's Notes on Psalms 139:22

    139:22 Perfect hatred - See the difference between the Jewish and the Christian spirit!