Psalm 116 NLT

1 I love the because he hears my voice and my prayer for mercy.
2 Because he bends down to listen, I will pray as long as I have breath!
3 Death wrapped its ropes around me; the terrors of the gravea overtook me. I saw only trouble and sorrow.

References for Psalms 116:3

    • 116:3 - Hebrew of Sheol.
      4 Then I called on the name of the : “Please, , save me!”
      5 How kind the is! How good he is! So merciful, this God of ours!
      6 The protects those of childlike faith; I was facing death, and he saved me.
      7 Let my soul be at rest again, for the has been good to me.
      8 He has saved me from death, my eyes from tears, my feet from stumbling.
      9 And so I walk in the ’s presence as I live here on earth!
      10 I believed in you, so I said, “I am deeply troubled, .”
      11 In my anxiety I cried out to you, “These people are all liars!”
      12 What can I offer the for all he has done for me?
      13 I will lift up the cup of salvation and praise the ’s name for saving me.
      14 I will keep my promises to the in the presence of all his people.
      15 The cares deeply when his loved ones die.
      16 O , I am your servant; yes, I am your servant, born into your household; you have freed me from my chains.
      17 I will offer you a sacrifice of thanksgiving and call on the name of the .
      18 I will fulfill my vows to the in the presence of all his people—
      19 in the house of the in the heart of Jerusalem. Praise the !