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Psalm 22 CSB/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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1 My God, my God, why have You forsaken me? [Why are You] so far from my deliverance and from my words of groaning? 1 My God, my God, why have you forsaken me? Why are you so far from saving me, so far from the words of my groaning?
2 My God, I cry by day, but You do not answer, by night, yet I have no rest. 2 O my God, I cry out by day, but you do not answer, by night, and am not silent.
3 But You are holy, enthroned on the praises of Israel. 3 Yet you are enthroned as the Holy One; you are the praise of Israel.
4 Our fathers trusted in You; they trusted, and You rescued them. 4 In you our fathers put their trust; they trusted and you delivered them.
5 They cried to You and were set free; they trusted in You and were not disgraced. 5 They cried to you and were saved; in you they trusted and were not disappointed.
6 But I am a worm and not a man, scorned by men and despised by people. 6 But I am a worm and not a man, scorned by men and despised by the people.
7 Everyone who sees me mocks me; they sneer and shake their heads: 7 All who see me mock me; they hurl insults, shaking their heads:
8 "He relies on the Lord; let Him rescue him; let the Lord deliver him, since He takes pleasure in him." 8 "He trusts in the LORD; let the LORD rescue him. Let him deliver him, since he delights in him."
9 You took me from the womb, making me secure while at my mother's breast. 9 Yet you brought me out of the womb; you made me trust in you even at my mother's breast.
10 I was given over to You at birth; You have been my God from my mother's womb. 10 From birth I was cast upon you; from my mother's womb you have been my God.
11 Do not be far from me, because distress is near and there is no one to help. 11 Do not be far from me, for trouble is near and there is no one to help.
12 Many bulls surround me; strong ones of Bashan encircle me. 12 Many bulls surround me; strong bulls of Bashan encircle me.
13 They open their mouths against me- lions, mauling and roaring. 13 Roaring lions tearing their prey open their mouths wide against me.
14 I am poured out like water, and all my bones are disjointed; my heart is like wax, melting within me. 14 I am poured out like water, and all my bones are out of joint. My heart has turned to wax; it has melted away within me.
15 My strength is dried up like baked clay; my tongue sticks to the roof of my mouth. You put me into the dust of death. 15 My strength is dried up like a potsherd, and my tongue sticks to the roof of my mouth; you lay me in the dust of death.
16 For dogs have surrounded me; a gang of evildoers has closed in on me; they pierced my hands and my feet. 16 Dogs have surrounded me; a band of evil men has encircled me, they have pierced my hands and my feet.
17 I can count all my bones; people look and stare at me. 17 I can count all my bones; people stare and gloat over me.
18 They divided my garments among themselves, and they cast lots for my clothing. 18 They divide my garments among them and cast lots for my clothing.
19 But You, Lord, don't be far away. My strength, come quickly to help me. 19 But you, O LORD, be not far off; O my Strength, come quickly to help me.
20 Deliver my life from the sword, my very life from the power of the dog. 20 Deliver my life from the sword, my precious life from the power of the dogs.
21 Save me from the mouth of the lion! You have rescued me from the horns of the wild oxen. 21 Rescue me from the mouth of the lions; save me from the horns of the wild oxen.
22 I will proclaim Your name to my brothers; I will praise You in the congregation. 22 I will declare your name to my brothers; in the congregation I will praise you.
23 You who fear the Lord, praise Him! All you descendants of Jacob, honor Him! All you descendants of Israel, revere Him! 23 You who fear the LORD, praise him! All you descendants of Jacob, honor him! Revere him, all you descendants of Israel!
24 For He has not despised or detested the torment of the afflicted. He did not hide His face from him, but listened when he cried to Him for help. 24 For he has not despised or disdained the suffering of the afflicted one; he has not hidden his face from him but has listened to his cry for help.
25 I will give praise in the great congregation because of You; I will fulfill my vows before those who fear You. 25 From you comes the theme of my praise in the great assembly; before those who fear you will I fulfill my vows.
26 The humble will eat and be satisfied; those who seek the Lord will praise Him. May your hearts live forever! 26 The poor will eat and be satisfied; they who seek the LORD will praise him-- may your hearts live forever!
27 All the ends of the earth will remember and turn to the Lord. All the families of the nations will bow down before You, 27 All the ends of the earth will remember and turn to the LORD, and all the families of the nations will bow down before him,
28 for kingship belongs to the Lord; He rules over the nations. 28 for dominion belongs to the LORD and he rules over the nations.
29 All who prosper on earth will eat and bow down; all those who go down to the dust will kneel before Him- even the one who cannot preserve his life. 29 All the rich of the earth will feast and worship; all who go down to the dust will kneel before him-- those who cannot keep themselves alive.
30 Descendants will serve Him; the next generation will be told about the Lord. 30 Posterity will serve him; future generations will be told about the Lord.
31 They will come and tell a people yet to be born about His righteousness- what He has done. 31 They will proclaim his righteousness to a people yet unborn-- for he has done it.