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Psalm 31 :: Revised Standard Version (RSV)

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Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 31:1 - To the choirmaster. A Psalm of David. In thee, O LORD, do I seek refuge; let me never be put to shame; in thy righteousness deliver me!
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 31:2 - Incline thy ear to me, rescue me speedily! Be thou a rock of refuge for me, a strong fortress to save me!
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 31:3 - Yea, thou art my rock and my fortress; for thy name's sake lead me and guide me,
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 31:4 - take me out of the net which is hidden for me, for thou art my refuge.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 31:5 - Into thy hand I commit my spirit; thou hast redeemed me, O LORD, faithful God.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 31:6 - Thou hatest those who pay regard to vain idols; but I trust in the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 31:7 - I will rejoice and be glad for thy steadfast love, because thou hast seen my affliction, thou hast taken heed of my adversities,
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 31:8 - and hast not delivered me into the hand of the enemy; thou hast set my feet in a broad place.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 31:9 - Be gracious to me, O LORD, for I am in distress; my eye is wasted from grief, my soul and my body also.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 31:10 - For my life is spent with sorrow, and my years with sighing; my strength fails because of my misery, and my bones waste away.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 31:11 - I am the scorn of all my adversaries, a horror to my neighbors, an object of dread to my acquaintances; those who see me in the street flee from me.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 31:12 - I have passed out of mind like one who is dead; I have become like a broken vessel.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 31:13 - Yea, I hear the whispering of many--terror on every side!--as they scheme together against me, as they plot to take my life.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 31:14 - But I trust in thee, O LORD, I say, "Thou art my God."
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 31:15 - My times are in thy hand; deliver me from the hand of my enemies and persecutors!
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 31:16 - Let thy face shine on thy servant; save me in thy steadfast love!
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 31:17 - Let me not be put to shame, O LORD, for I call on thee; let the wicked be put to shame, let them go dumbfounded to Sheol.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 31:18 - Let the lying lips be dumb, which speak insolently against the righteous in pride and contempt.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 31:19 - O how abundant is thy goodness, which thou hast laid up for those who fear thee, and wrought for those who take refuge in thee, in the sight of the sons of men!
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 31:20 - In the covert of thy presence thou hidest them from the plots of men; thou holdest them safe under thy shelter from the strife of tongues.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 31:21 - Blessed be the LORD, for he has wondrously shown his steadfast love to me when I was beset as in a besieged city.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 31:22 - I had said in my alarm, "I am driven far from thy sight." But thou didst hear my supplications, when I cried to thee for help.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 31:23 - Love the LORD, all you his saints! The LORD preserves the faithful, but abundantly requites him who acts haughtily.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 31:24 - Be strong, and let your heart take courage, all you who wait for the LORD!

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Source: Transcribed from: The Holy Bible: Revised Standard Version containing the Old and New Testaments, translated from the original tongues: being the version set forth A.D. 1611, revised A.D. 1881-1885 and A.D. 1901: compared with the most ancient authorities and revised A.D. 1946-52. — 2nd ed. of New Testament A.D. 1971. There should be enough in the rest of the description to identify the text.

Language: English

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