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love they are my adversaries: but I give myself unto prayer.
children be fatherless, and his wife a widow.
children be continually vagabonds, and beg: let them seek their bread also out of their desolate places.
adversaries be clothed with shame, and let them cover themselves with their own confusion, as with a mantle.
New Defender's Study Bible Notes
109:7 prayer become sin. There are occasions when praying is sinful hypocrisy. Note Joshua 7:10,11; Psalm 66:18; Proverbs 28:9; Matthew 23:14, for example.
109:8 another take his office. This particular imprecation was specifically carried out in the case of Judas (Acts 1:20).