Psalm 144:1-6 ESV

My Rock and My Fortress

Of David.

1 Blessed be the LORD, my 1rock, 2who trains my hands for war, and my fingers for battle;

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2 he is my 3steadfast love and my 4fortress, my 5stronghold and my deliverer, my 6shield and he in whom I take refuge, who 7subdues peoplesa under me.

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    • Ř 144:2 - Many Hebrew manuscripts, Dead Sea Scroll, Jerome, Syriac, Aquila; most Hebrew manuscripts subdues my people
      3 O LORD, 8what is man that you 9regard him, or the son of man that you think of him?

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          4 10Man is like a breath; his days are like 11a passing 12shadow.

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          5 13Bow your heavens, O LORD, and come down! 14Touch the mountains so that they smoke!

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          6 15Flash forth the lightning and scatter them; 16send out your arrows and rout them!

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