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Psalm 109

NIV 1 O God, whom I praise, do not remain silent, NIV 1 O God, whom I praise, do not remain silent, NIV 2 for wicked and deceitful men have opened their mouths against me; they have spoken against me with lying tongues. NIV 2 for wicked and deceitful men have opened their mouths against me; they have spoken against me with lying tongues. NIV 3 With words of hatred they surround me; they attack me without cause. NIV 3 With words of hatred they surround me; they attack me without cause. NIV 4 In return for my friendship they accuse me, but I am a man of prayer. NIV 4 In return for my friendship they accuse me, but I am a man of prayer. NIV 5 They repay me evil for good, and hatred for my friendship. NIV 5 They repay me evil for good, and hatred for my friendship. NIV 6 Appoint an evil man to oppose him; let an accuser stand at his right hand. NIV 6 Appoint an evil man to oppose him; let an accuser stand at his right hand. NIV 7 When he is tried, let him be found guilty, and may his prayers condemn him. NIV 7 When he is tried, let him be found guilty, and may his prayers condemn him. NIV 8 May his days be few; may another take his place of leadership. NIV 8 May his days be few; may another take his place of leadership. NIV 9 May his children be fatherless and his wife a widow. NIV 9 May his children be fatherless and his wife a widow. NIV 10 May his children be wandering beggars; may they be driven from their ruined homes. NIV 10 May his children be wandering beggars; may they be driven from their ruined homes. NIV 11 May a creditor seize all he has; may strangers plunder the fruits of his labor. NIV 11 May a creditor seize all he has; may strangers plunder the fruits of his labor. NIV 12 May no one extend kindness to him or take pity on his fatherless children. NIV 12 May no one extend kindness to him or take pity on his fatherless children. NIV 13 May his descendants be cut off, their names blotted out from the next generation. NIV 13 May his descendants be cut off, their names blotted out from the next generation. NIV 14 May the iniquity of his fathers be remembered before the LORD; may the sin of his mother never be blotted out. NIV 14 May the iniquity of his fathers be remembered before the LORD; may the sin of his mother never be blotted out. NIV 15 May their sins always remain before the LORD, that he may cut off the memory of them from the earth. NIV 15 May their sins always remain before the LORD, that he may cut off the memory of them from the earth. NIV 16 For he never thought of doing a kindness, but hounded to death the poor and the needy and the brokenhearted. NIV 16 For he never thought of doing a kindness, but hounded to death the poor and the needy and the brokenhearted. NIV 17 He loved to pronounce a curse-- may it come on him; he found no pleasure in blessing-- may it be far from him. NIV 17 He loved to pronounce a curse-- may it come on him; he found no pleasure in blessing-- may it be far from him. NIV 18 He wore cursing as his garment; it entered into his body like water, into his bones like oil. NIV 18 He wore cursing as his garment; it entered into his body like water, into his bones like oil. NIV 19 May it be like a cloak wrapped about him, like a belt tied forever around him. NIV 19 May it be like a cloak wrapped about him, like a belt tied forever around him. NIV 20 May this be the LORD's payment to my accusers, to those who speak evil of me. NIV 20 May this be the LORD's payment to my accusers, to those who speak evil of me. NIV 21 But you, O Sovereign LORD, deal well with me for your name's sake; out of the goodness of your love, deliver me. NIV 21 But you, O Sovereign LORD, deal well with me for your name's sake; out of the goodness of your love, deliver me. NIV 22 For I am poor and needy, and my heart is wounded within me. NIV 22 For I am poor and needy, and my heart is wounded within me. NIV 23 I fade away like an evening shadow; I am shaken off like a locust. NIV 23 I fade away like an evening shadow; I am shaken off like a locust. NIV 24 My knees give way from fasting; my body is thin and gaunt. NIV 24 My knees give way from fasting; my body is thin and gaunt. NIV 25 I am an object of scorn to my accusers; when they see me, they shake their heads. NIV 25 I am an object of scorn to my accusers; when they see me, they shake their heads. NIV 26 Help me, O LORD my God; save me in accordance with your love. NIV 26 Help me, O LORD my God; save me in accordance with your love. NIV 27 Let them know that it is your hand, that you, O LORD, have done it. NIV 27 Let them know that it is your hand, that you, O LORD, have done it. NIV 28 They may curse, but you will bless; when they attack they will be put to shame, but your servant will rejoice. NIV 28 They may curse, but you will bless; when they attack they will be put to shame, but your servant will rejoice. NIV 29 My accusers will be clothed with disgrace and wrapped in shame as in a cloak. NIV 29 My accusers will be clothed with disgrace and wrapped in shame as in a cloak. NIV 30 With my mouth I will greatly extol the LORD; in the great throng I will praise him. NIV 30 With my mouth I will greatly extol the LORD; in the great throng I will praise him. NIV 31 For he stands at the right hand of the needy one, to save his life from those who condemn him. NIV 31 For he stands at the right hand of the needy one, to save his life from those who condemn him.