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Psalm 129

WEB 1 <<A Song of Ascents.>> Many times have they afflicted me from my youth up. Let Israel now say, NIV 1 They have greatly oppressed me from my youth-- let Israel say-- WEB 2 Many times have they afflicted me from my youth up, Yet they have not prevailed against me. NIV 2 they have greatly oppressed me from my youth, but they have not gained the victory over me. WEB 3 The plowers plowed on my back. They made their furrows long. NIV 3 Plowmen have plowed my back and made their furrows long. WEB 4 Yahweh is righteous. He has cut apart the cords of the wicked. NIV 4 But the LORD is righteous; he has cut me free from the cords of the wicked. WEB 5 Let them be put to shame and turned backward, All those who hate Zion. NIV 5 May all who hate Zion be turned back in shame. WEB 6 Let them be as the grass on the housetops, Which withers before it grows up; NIV 6 May they be like grass on the roof, which withers before it can grow; WEB 7 With which the reaper doesn't fill his hand, Nor he who binds sheaves, his bosom. NIV 7 with it the reaper cannot fill his hands, nor the one who gathers fill his arms. WEB 8 Neither do those who go by say, "The blessing of Yahweh be on you. We bless you in the name of Yahweh." NIV 8 May those who pass by not say, "The blessing of the LORD be upon you; we bless you in the name of the LORD."