Isaiah 38:16-20 NIV

16 Lord, by such things men live; and my spirit finds life in them too. You restored me to health and let me live.1

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17 Surely it was for my benefit2 that I suffered such anguish.3 In your love you kept me from the pit4 of destruction; you have put all my sins5 behind your back.6

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18 For the gravea7 cannot praise you, death cannot sing your praise;8 those who go down to the pit9 cannot hope for your faithfulness.

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    • c 38:18 - Hebrew "Sheol"
      19 The living, the living--they praise10 you, as I am doing today; fathers tell their children11 about your faithfulness.

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      20 The LORD will save me, and we will sing12 with stringed instruments13 all the days of our lives14 in the temple15 of the LORD.

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