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Psalm 120 :: New Living Translation (NLT)

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Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 120:1 - A song for pilgrims ascending to Jerusalem.

I took my troubles to the LORD;
I cried out to him, and he answered my prayer.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 120:2 - Rescue me, O LORD, from liars
and from all deceitful people.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 120:3 - O deceptive tongue, what will God do to you?
How will he increase your punishment?
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 120:4 - You will be pierced with sharp arrows
and burned with glowing coals.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 120:5 - How I suffer in far-off Meshech.
It pains me to live in distant Kedar.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 120:6 - I am tired of living
among people who hate peace.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 120:7 - I search for peace;
but when I speak of peace, they want war!

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