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Psalm 120 NRS/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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1 In my distress I cry to the Lord, that he may answer me: 1 I call on the LORD in my distress, and he answers me.
2 "Deliver me, O Lord, from lying lips, from a deceitful tongue." 2 Save me, O LORD, from lying lips and from deceitful tongues.
3 What shall be given to you? And what more shall be done to you, you deceitful tongue? 3 What will he do to you, and what more besides, O deceitful tongue?
4 A warrior's sharp arrows, with glowing coals of the broom tree! 4 He will punish you with a warrior's sharp arrows, with burning coals of the broom tree.
5 Woe is me, that I am an alien in Meshech, that I must live among the tents of Kedar. 5 Woe to me that I dwell in Meshech, that I live among the tents of Kedar!
6 Too long have I had my dwelling among those who hate peace. 6 Too long have I lived among those who hate peace.
7 I am for peace; but when I speak, they are for war. 7 I am a man of peace; but when I speak, they are for war.