"1Had it not been the LORD who was on our side," 2Let Israel now say,
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"Had it not been the LORD who was on our side When men rose up against us,
Then they would have 3swallowed us alive, When their 4anger was kindled against us;
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Then the 5waters would have engulfed us, The stream would have swept over our soul;
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Then the 6raging waters would have swept over our soul."
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Blessed be the LORD, Who has not given us to be 7torn by their teeth.
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Our soul has 8escaped 9as a bird out of the 10snare of the trapper; The snare is broken and we have escaped.
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Our 11help is in the name of the LORD, Who 12made heaven and earth.
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