The Liturgy of the Hours, friday week 2; eviscerated!
Liturgia Horarum, Friday in Week II: Ad Horam mediam. Psalm 58(vg) = 59(MT) is traditionally regarded as referring to David, when Saul had his house watched so that he could kill him.
This psalm is printed with (Neovulgate) verses 6-9 and 12-16 (= RSV 5-8 and 11-15) removed.
That deceived and mis-guided pontiff Paul VI, or whoever wrote the words he signed, explains why: “A few harsher verses