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Psalm 142 :: New American Standard Bible (NASB)

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Prayer for Help in Trouble.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 142:1 - [fn]Maskil of David, when he was [fn]in the cave. A Prayer.
I cry aloud with my voice to the LORD;
I make supplication with my voice to the LORD.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 142:2 - I pour out my complaint before Him;
I declare my trouble before Him.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 142:3 - When my spirit [fn]was overwhelmed within me,
You knew my path.
In the way where I walk
They have hidden a trap for me.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 142:4 - Look to the right and see;
For there is no one who regards me;
[fn]There is no escape for me;
No one cares for my soul.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 142:5 - I cried out to You, O LORD;
I said, “You are my refuge,
My portion in the land of the living.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 142:6 - “Give heed to my cry,
For I am brought very low;
Deliver me from my persecutors,
For they are too strong for me.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 142:7 - “Bring my soul out of prison,
So that I may give thanks to Your name;
The righteous will surround me,
For You will deal bountifully with me.”
NASB Footnotes
Possibly Contemplative, or Didactic, or Skillful Psalm
1 Sam 22:1; 24:3
Literally: fainted
Literally: Escape has perished from me
NASB

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