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Psalm 88 :: Hebrew Names Version (HNV)

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Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 88:1 - A Song. A Psalm by the sons of Korach. For the Chief Musician. To the tune "The Suffering of Affliction." A maskil by Heman, the Ezrachite. LORD, the God of my salvation, I have cried day and night before you.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 88:2 - Let my prayer enter into your presence. Turn your ear to my cry.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 88:3 - For my soul is full of troubles. My life draws near to She'ol.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 88:4 - I am counted among those who go down into the pit. I am like a man who has no help,
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 88:5 - Set apart among the dead, Like the slain who lie in the grave, Whom you remember no more. They are cut off from your hand.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 88:6 - You have laid me in the lowest pit, In the darkest depths.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 88:7 - Your wrath lies heavily on me. You have afflicted me with all your waves. Selah.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 88:8 - You have taken my friends from me. You have made me an abomination to them. I am confined, and I can't escape.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 88:9 - My eyes are dim from grief. I have called on you daily, LORD. I have spread out my hands to you.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 88:10 - Do you show wonders to the dead? Do the dead rise up and praise you? Selah.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 88:11 - Is your lovingkindness declared in the grave? Or your faithfulness in Destruction?
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 88:12 - Are your wonders made known in the dark? Or your righteousness in the land of forgetfulness?
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 88:13 - But to you, LORD, I have cried. In the morning, my prayer comes before you.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 88:14 - LORD, why do you reject my soul? Why do you hide your face from me?
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 88:15 - I am afflicted and ready to die from my youth up. While I suffer your terrors, I am distracted.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 88:16 - Your fierce wrath has gone over me. Your terrors have cut me off.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 88:17 - They came around me like water all day long. They completely engulfed me.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 88:18 - You have put lover and friend far from me, And my friends into darkness.

The Hebrew Names Version is based off the World English Bible, an update of the American Standard Version of 1901. This version of the Bible is in the public domain.


Pericope taken from the NASB95 and has been graciously provided by The Lockman Foundation, La Habra, Calif. All rights reserved.

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by The Lockman Foundation, La Habra, Calif.
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