Psalm 143:3-12 NAS

3 For the enemy has persecuted my soul; He has crushed my life 1to the ground; He 2has made me dwell in dark places, like those who have long been dead.

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4 Therefore 3my spirit ais overwhelmed within me; My heart is b4appalled within me.

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    • ١ 143:4 - Lit "faints"
    • ٢ 143:4 - Or "desolate"
      5 I 5remember the days of old; I 6meditate on all Your doings; I 7muse on the work of Your hands.

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      6 I 8stretch out my hands to You; My 9soul longs for You, as a cparched land. dSelah.

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        • ٣ 143:6 - Lit "weary"
        • ٤ 143:6 - "Selah" may mean: "Pause, Crescendo" or "Musical interlude"
          7 10Answer me quickly, O LORD, my 11spirit fails; 12Do not hide Your face from me, Or I will become like 13those who go down to the pit.

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          8 Let me hear Your 14lovingkindness 15in the morning; For I trust 16in You; Teach me the 17way in which I should walk; For to You I 18lift up my soul.

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          9 19Deliver me, O LORD, from my enemies; eI take refuge in You.

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            • ٥ 143:9 - Lit "To You have I hidden"
              10 20Teach me to do Your will, For You are my God; Let 21Your good Spirit 22lead me on level fground.

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              11 23For the sake of Your name, O LORD, 24revive me. 25In Your righteousness bring my soul out of trouble.

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              12 And in Your lovingkindness, g26cut off my enemies And 27destroy all those who afflict my soul, For 28I am Your servant.

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