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Psalms 5

The Book of Psalms

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Chapter 6

 

A Psalm of David. For the Chief Musician; on stringed instruments, set to the Sheminith.

1

O Yahweh, rebuke me not in thine anger, Neither chasten me in thy hot displeasure.

2

Have mercy upon me, O Yahweh; for I am withered away: O Yahweh, heal me; for my bones are troubled.

3

My soul also is sore troubled: And thou, O Yahweh, how long?

4

Return, O Yahweh, deliver my soul: Save me for thy lovingkindness' sake.

5

For in death there is no remembrance of thee: In Sheol who shall give thee thanks?

6

I am weary with my groaning; Every night make I my bed to swim; I water my couch with my tears.

7

Mine eye wasteth away because of grief; It waxeth old because of all mine adversaries.

8

Depart from me, all ye workers of iniquity; For Yahweh hath heard the voice of my weeping.

9

Yahweh hath heard my supplication; Yahweh will receive my prayer.

10

All mine enemies shall be put to shame and sore troubled: They shall turn back, they shall be put to shame suddenly.

Psalms 7

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