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Psalm 142 NAS

Prayer for Help in Trouble.

1 I 1cry aloud with my voice to the LORD; I 2make supplication with my voice to the LORD.

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2 I 3pour out my complaint before Him; I declare my 4trouble before Him.

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3 When 5my spirit was overwhelmed within me, You knew my path. In the way where I walk They have 6hidden a trap for me.

References for Psalms 142:3

    • a 142:3 - Lit "fainted"
      4 Look to the right and see; For there is 7no one who regards me; There is no 8escape for me; 9No one cares for my soul.

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        • b 142:4 - Lit "Escape has perished from me"
          5 I cried out to You, O LORD; I said, "You are 10my refuge, My 11portion in the 12land of the living.

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          6 "13Give heed to my cry, For I am 14brought very low; Deliver me from my persecutors, For they are too 15strong for me.

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          7 "16Bring my soul out of prison, So that I may give thanks to Your name; The righteous will surround me, For You will 17deal bountifully with me."

          References for Psalms 142:7