Psalm 116:2-12 NIV/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
  Search
New International Version (NIV) New International Version (NIV)
2 Because he turned his ear to me, I will call on him as long as I live. 2 Because he turned his ear to me, I will call on him as long as I live.
3 The cords of death entangled me, the anguish of the grave came upon me; I was overcome by trouble and sorrow. 3 The cords of death entangled me, the anguish of the grave came upon me; I was overcome by trouble and sorrow.
4 Then I called on the name of the LORD: "O LORD, save me!" 4 Then I called on the name of the LORD: "O LORD, save me!"
5 The LORD is gracious and righteous; our God is full of compassion. 5 The LORD is gracious and righteous; our God is full of compassion.
6 The LORD protects the simplehearted; when I was in great need, he saved me. 6 The LORD protects the simplehearted; when I was in great need, he saved me.
7 Be at rest once more, O my soul, for the LORD has been good to you. 7 Be at rest once more, O my soul, for the LORD has been good to you.
8 For you, O LORD, have delivered my soul from death, my eyes from tears, my feet from stumbling, 8 For you, O LORD, have delivered my soul from death, my eyes from tears, my feet from stumbling,
9 that I may walk before the LORD in the land of the living. 9 that I may walk before the LORD in the land of the living.
10 I believed; therefore I said, "I am greatly afflicted." 10 I believed; therefore I said, "I am greatly afflicted."
11 And in my dismay I said, "All men are liars." 11 And in my dismay I said, "All men are liars."
12 How can I repay the LORD for all his goodness to me? 12 How can I repay the LORD for all his goodness to me?