Psalm 143:1-6 CEB

Psalm 143

A psalm of David.

1 Listen to my prayer, LORD! Because of your faithfulness, hear my requests for mercy! Because of your righteousness, answer me!

References for Psalms 143:1

      2 Please don't bring your servant to judgment, because no living thing is righteous before you.
      3 The enemy is chasing me,a crushing my life in the dirt, forcing me to live in the dark like those who've been dead forever.

      References for Psalms 143:3

        • Ń 143:3 - Or <i>my soul</i>; also in 143:6, 8, 11-12
          4 My spirit is weak inside me— inside, my mind is numb.
          5 I remember the days long past; I meditate on all your deeds; I contemplate your handiwork.
          6 I stretch out my hands to you; my whole being is like dry dirt, thirsting for you.b Selah

          References for Psalms 143:6

            • ń 143:6 - Heb lacks <i>thirsting</i>.