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Psalm 56 :: American Standard Version (ASV)

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Supplication for Deliverance, and Grateful Trust in God.

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For the Chief Musician; set to Jonath elem rehokim. A Psalm of David. Michtam: when the Philistines took him in Gath.
Be merciful unto me, O God; for man would swallow me up:
All the day long he fighting oppresseth me.
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Mine enemies would swallow me up all the day long;
For they are many that fight proudly against me.
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What time I am afraid,
I will put my trust in thee.
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In God (I will praise his word),
In God have I put my trust, I will not be afraid;
What can flesh do unto me?
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All the day long they wrest my words:
All their thoughts are against me for evil.
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They gather themselves together, they hide themselves,
They mark my steps,
Even as they have waited for my soul.
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Shall they escape by iniquity?
In anger cast down the peoples, O God.
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Thou numberest my wanderings:
Put thou my tears into thy bottle;
Are they not in thy book?
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Then shall mine enemies turn back in the day that I call:
This I know, that God is for me.
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In God (I will praise his word),
In Jehovah (I will praise his word),
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In God have I put my trust, I will not be afraid;
What can man do unto me?
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Thy vows are upon me, O God:
I will render thank-offerings unto thee.
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For thou hast delivered my soul from death:
Hast thou not delivered my feet from falling,
That I may walk before God
In the light of the living?

Thomas Nelson & Sons first published the American Standard Version in 1901. This translation of the Bible is in the public domain.

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