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Psalm 17

NIV 1 Hear, O LORD, my righteous plea; listen to my cry. Give ear to my prayer-- it does not rise from deceitful lips. NIV 1 Hear, O LORD, my righteous plea; listen to my cry. Give ear to my prayer-- it does not rise from deceitful lips. NIV 2 May my vindication come from you; may your eyes see what is right. NIV 2 May my vindication come from you; may your eyes see what is right. NIV 3 Though you probe my heart and examine me at night, though you test me, you will find nothing; I have resolved that my mouth will not sin. NIV 3 Though you probe my heart and examine me at night, though you test me, you will find nothing; I have resolved that my mouth will not sin. NIV 4 As for the deeds of men-- by the word of your lips I have kept myself from the ways of the violent. NIV 4 As for the deeds of men-- by the word of your lips I have kept myself from the ways of the violent. NIV 5 My steps have held to your paths; my feet have not slipped. NIV 5 My steps have held to your paths; my feet have not slipped. NIV 6 I call on you, O God, for you will answer me; give ear to me and hear my prayer. NIV 6 I call on you, O God, for you will answer me; give ear to me and hear my prayer. NIV 7 Show the wonder of your great love, you who save by your right hand those who take refuge in you from their foes. NIV 7 Show the wonder of your great love, you who save by your right hand those who take refuge in you from their foes. NIV 8 Keep me as the apple of your eye; hide me in the shadow of your wings NIV 8 Keep me as the apple of your eye; hide me in the shadow of your wings NIV 9 from the wicked who assail me, from my mortal enemies who surround me. NIV 9 from the wicked who assail me, from my mortal enemies who surround me. NIV 10 They close up their callous hearts, and their mouths speak with arrogance. NIV 10 They close up their callous hearts, and their mouths speak with arrogance. NIV 11 They have tracked me down, they now surround me, with eyes alert, to throw me to the ground. NIV 11 They have tracked me down, they now surround me, with eyes alert, to throw me to the ground. NIV 12 They are like a lion hungry for prey, like a great lion crouching in cover. NIV 12 They are like a lion hungry for prey, like a great lion crouching in cover. NIV 13 Rise up, O LORD, confront them, bring them down; rescue me from the wicked by your sword. NIV 13 Rise up, O LORD, confront them, bring them down; rescue me from the wicked by your sword. NIV 14 O LORD, by your hand save me from such men, from men of this world whose reward is in this life. You still the hunger of those you cherish; their sons have plenty, and they store up wealth for their children. NIV 14 O LORD, by your hand save me from such men, from men of this world whose reward is in this life. You still the hunger of those you cherish; their sons have plenty, and they store up wealth for their children. NIV 15 And I--in righteousness I will see your face; when I awake, I will be satisfied with seeing your likeness. NIV 15 And I--in righteousness I will see your face; when I awake, I will be satisfied with seeing your likeness.