Behold,” says David, “I was shapen in iniquity and in sin did my mother conceive me.
shapen in political iniquity, it bore upon its face the marks of its origin.
They were born in sin and shapen in iniquity, and in sin did their mothers conceive them.
Oh, those words of the Psalmist, 'shapen in iniquity,' and the rest!
Such people read literally the psalmist's words: "Behold, I was shapen in iniquity, and in sin did my mother conceive me."
All new time-words now taken or shapen from other tongues must be unmoulded.
Then said she, "I thought I had set forth counsels whereby ye should not come hither, but none may deal with his shapen fate."
I was shapen in sin and in iniquity did my mother conceive me.
The trivial questions I want to put could hardly be shapen in a letter so as to govern an answer that would satisfy my need.
Behold, I was shapen in iniquity; and in sin did my mother conceive me.