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Daily Devotionals

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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Recognizing the value of consistent reflection upon the Word of God in order to refocus one's mind and heart upon Christ and His Gospel of peace, we provide several reading plans designed to cover the entire Bible in a year.

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Psalm 56 :: Young's Literal Translation (YLT)

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Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 56:1 - To the Overseer. -- 'On the Dumb Dove far off.' -- A secret treasure of David, in the Philistines' taking hold of him in Gath. Favour me, O God, for man swallowed me up, All the day fighting he oppresseth me,
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 56:2 - Mine enemies have swallowed up all the day, For many are fighting against me, O most High,
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 56:3 - The day I am afraid I am confident toward Thee.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 56:4 - In God I praise His word, in God I have trusted, I fear not what flesh doth to me.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 56:5 - All the day they wrest my words, Concerning me all their thoughts are for evil,
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 56:6 - They assemble, they hide, they watch my heels, When they have expected my soul.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 56:7 - By iniquity they escape, In anger the peoples put down, O God.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 56:8 - My wandering Thou hast counted, Thou -- place Thou my tear in Thy bottle, Are they not in Thy book?
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 56:9 - Then turn back do mine enemies in the day I call. This I have known, that God is for me.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 56:10 - In God I praise the word, In Jehovah I praise the word.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 56:11 - In God I trusted, I fear not what man doth to me,
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 56:12 - On me, O God, are Thy vows, I repay thank-offerings to Thee.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 56:13 - For Thou hast delivered my soul from death, Dost Thou not my feet from falling? To walk habitually before God in the light of the living!

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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