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Psalm 141 :: New American Standard Bible (NASB)

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An Evening Prayer for Sanctification and Protection.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 141:1 - A Psalm of David.
O LORD, I call upon You; hasten to me!
Give ear to my voice when I call to You!
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 141:2 - May my prayer be [fn]counted as incense before You;
The lifting up of my hands as the evening offering.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 141:3 - Set a guard, O LORD, [fn]over my mouth;
Keep watch over the door of my lips.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 141:4 - Do not incline my heart to any evil thing,
To practice deeds [fn]of wickedness
With men who do iniquity;
And do not let me eat of their delicacies.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 141:5 - Let the righteous smite me [fn]in kindness and reprove me;
It is oil upon the head;
Do not let my head refuse it,
[fn]For still my prayer is [fn]against their wicked deeds.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 141:6 - Their judges are thrown down by the sides of the rock,
And they hear my words, for they are pleasant.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 141:7 - As when one plows and breaks open the earth,
Our bones have been scattered at the mouth of [fn]Sheol.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 141:8 - For my eyes are toward You, O [fn]GOD, the Lord;
In You I take refuge; do not [fn]leave me defenseless.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 141:9 - Keep me from the [fn]jaws of the trap which they have set for me,
And from the snares of those who do iniquity.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 141:10 - Let the wicked fall into their own nets,
While I pass by [fn]safely.
NASB Footnotes
Literally: fixed
Literally: to
Literally: in
Or, lovingly
Literally: And my prayer
Or, in spite of their calamities
I.e. the nether world
Hebrew: YHWH, usually rendered LORD
Literally: pour out my soul
Literally: hands of the trap
Literally: altogether

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