Psalm 64 Bible Commentary

John Wesley’s Explanatory Notes

(Read all of Psalm 64)

Verse 6

[6] They search out iniquities; they accomplish a diligent search: both the inward thought of every one of them, and the heart, is deep.

Iniquities — They study diligently, to find new ways of doing mischief.

Deep — Cunning, both to contrive and conceal, and to execute their plots.

Verse 8

[8] So they shall make their own tongue to fall upon themselves: all that see them shall flee away.

Flee — Through fear of being involved in their destruction.

Verse 10

[10] The righteous shall be glad in the LORD, and shall trust in him; and all the upright in heart shall glory.

Glad — For the honour of God, which by this means is vindicated.