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Blue Letter Bible offers several daily devotional readings in order to help you refocus on Christ and the Gospel of His peace and righteousness.

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Psalm 38 :: Young's Literal Translation (YLT)

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Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 38:1 - A Psalm of David, 'To cause to remember.' Jehovah, in Thy wrath reprove me not, Nor in Thy fury chastise me.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 38:2 - For Thine arrows have come down on me, And Thou lettest down upon me Thy hand.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 38:3 - Soundness is not in my flesh, Because of Thine indignation, Peace is not in my bones because of my sin.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 38:4 - For mine iniquities have passed over my head, As a heavy burden -- too heavy for me.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 38:5 - Stunk -- become corrupt have my wounds, Because of my folly.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 38:6 - I have been bent down, I have been bowed down -- unto excess, All the day I have gone mourning.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 38:7 - For my flanks have been full of drought, And soundness is not in my flesh.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 38:8 - I have been feeble and smitten -- unto excess, I have roared from disquietude of heart.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 38:9 - Lord, before Thee is all my desire, And my sighing from Thee hath not been hid.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 38:10 - My heart is panting, my power hath forsaken me, And the light of mine eyes, Even they are not with me.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 38:11 - My lovers and my friends over-against my plague stand. And my neighbours afar off have stood.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 38:12 - And those seeking my soul lay a snare, And those seeking my evil Have spoken mischievous things, And they do deceits meditate all the day.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 38:13 - And I, as deaf, hear not. And as a dumb one who openeth not his mouth.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 38:14 - Yea, I am as a man who heareth not, And in his mouth are no reproofs.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 38:15 - Because for Thee, O Jehovah, I have waited, Thou dost answer, O Lord my God.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 38:16 - When I said, 'Lest they rejoice over me, In the slipping of my foot against me they magnified themselves.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 38:17 - For I am ready to halt, And my pain is before me continually.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 38:18 - For mine iniquity I declare, I am sorry for my sin.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 38:19 - And mine enemies are lively, They have been strong, and those hating me without cause, Have been multiplied.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 38:20 - And those paying evil for good accuse me, Because of my pursuing good.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 38:21 - Do not forsake me, O Jehovah, My God, be not far from me,
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 38:22 - Haste to help me, O Lord, my salvation!

The Young's Literal Translation was translated by Robert Young, who believed in a strictly literal translation of God's word. 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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