Be gracious to me, O God, be gracious to me, For my soul1takesrefuge in You; And in the 2shadow of Your wings I will takerefugeUntildestruction3passes by.
I will cry to GodMostHigh, To God who 4accomplishes all things for me.
He will 5send from heaven and save me; He reproaches him who a6tramples upon me. bSelah. God will send forth His 7lovingkindness and His ctruth.
My soul is among8lions; I must lie among those who breatheforthfire, Even the sons of men, whose 9teeth are spears and arrows And their 10tongue a sharpsword.
511Be exaltedabove the heavens, O God; Let Your glory be aboveall the earth.
They have dprepared a 12net for my steps; My soul is 13boweddown; They 14dug a pitbefore me; They themselves have 15fallen into the midst of it. Selah.
716My 17heart is steadfast, O God, my heart is steadfast; I will sing, yes, I will singpraises!
8Awake, 18my glory! Awake, 19harp and lyre! I will awaken the dawn.
920I will givethanks to You, O Lord, among the peoples; I will singpraises to You among the enations.
For Your 21lovingkindness is great to the heavens And Your ftruth to the clouds.
1122Be exaltedabove the heavens, O God; Let Your glory be aboveall the earth.