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Psalm 7:16 New American Bible (Revised Edition) (NABRE)

16 He digs a hole and bores it deep,
    but he falls into the pit he has made.

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Psalm 9:16 New American Bible (Revised Edition) (NABRE)

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16 The nations fall into the pit they dig;
    in the snare they hide, their own foot is caught.

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Psalm 57:7 New American Bible (Revised Edition) (NABRE)

II

They have set a trap for my feet;
    my soul is bowed down;
They have dug a pit before me.
    May they fall into it themselves!
Selah

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Proverbs 26:27 New American Bible (Revised Edition) (NABRE)

27 Whoever digs a pit falls into it;
    and a stone comes back upon the one who rolls it.

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Ecclesiastes 10:8 New American Bible (Revised Edition) (NABRE)

Whoever digs a pit may fall into it,
    and whoever breaks through a wall, a snake may bite.

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Ben Sira 27:26 New American Bible (Revised Edition) (NABRE)

26 Whoever digs a pit falls into it,
    and whoever lays a snare is caught in it.[a]

Footnotes:

  1. 27:26 This expresses a popular idea of act and consequence; an evil (or good) deed is repaid by an evil (or good) result. The frequent metaphor is the digging of a hole for another to fall into; cf. Prv 26:27; Ps 7:14; 9:16; Eccl 10:8.
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