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Psalm 35

TNIV 1 Contend, LORD, with those who contend with me; fight against those who fight against me. NIV 1 Contend, O LORD, with those who contend with me; fight against those who fight against me. TNIV 2 Take up shield and armor; arise and come to my aid. NIV 2 Take up shield and buckler; arise and come to my aid. TNIV 3 Brandish spear and javelin against those who pursue me. Say to me, "I am your salvation." NIV 3 Brandish spear and javelin against those who pursue me. Say to my soul, "I am your salvation." TNIV 4 May those who seek my life be disgraced and put to shame; may those who plot my ruin be turned back in dismay. NIV 4 May those who seek my life be disgraced and put to shame; may those who plot my ruin be turned back in dismay. TNIV 5 May they be like chaff before the wind, with the angel of the LORD driving them away; NIV 5 May they be like chaff before the wind, with the angel of the LORD driving them away; TNIV 6 may their path be dark and slippery, with the angel of the LORD pursuing them. NIV 6 may their path be dark and slippery, with the angel of the LORD pursuing them. TNIV 7 Since they hid their net for me without cause and without cause dug a pit for me, NIV 7 Since they hid their net for me without cause and without cause dug a pit for me, TNIV 8 may ruin overtake them by surprise-- may the net they hid entangle them, may they fall into the pit, to their ruin. NIV 8 may ruin overtake them by surprise-- may the net they hid entangle them, may they fall into the pit, to their ruin. TNIV 9 Then my soul will rejoice in the LORD and delight in his salvation. NIV 9 Then my soul will rejoice in the LORD and delight in his salvation. TNIV 10 My whole being will exclaim, "Who is like you, LORD? You rescue the poor from those too strong for them, the poor and needy from those who rob them." NIV 10 My whole being will exclaim, "Who is like you, O LORD? You rescue the poor from those too strong for them, the poor and needy from those who rob them." TNIV 11 Ruthless witnesses come forward; they question me on things I know nothing about. NIV 11 Ruthless witnesses come forward; they question me on things I know nothing about. TNIV 12 They repay me evil for good and leave me like one bereaved. NIV 12 They repay me evil for good and leave my soul forlorn. TNIV 13 Yet when they were ill, I put on sackcloth and humbled myself with fasting. When my prayers returned to me unanswered, NIV 13 Yet when they were ill, I put on sackcloth and humbled myself with fasting. When my prayers returned to me unanswered, TNIV 14 I went about mourning as though for my friend or brother. I bowed my head in grief as though weeping for my mother. NIV 14 I went about mourning as though for my friend or brother. I bowed my head in grief as though weeping for my mother. TNIV 15 But when I stumbled, they gathered in glee; assailants gathered against me without my knowledge. They slandered me without ceasing. NIV 15 But when I stumbled, they gathered in glee; attackers gathered against me when I was unaware. They slandered me without ceasing. TNIV 16 Like the ungodly they maliciously mocked; they gnashed their teeth at me. NIV 16 Like the ungodly they maliciously mocked; they gnashed their teeth at me. TNIV 17 How long, Lord, will you look on? Rescue me from their ravages, my precious life from these lions. NIV 17 O Lord, how long will you look on? Rescue my life from their ravages, my precious life from these lions. TNIV 18 I will give you thanks in the great assembly; among the throngs I will praise you. NIV 18 I will give you thanks in the great assembly; among throngs of people I will praise you. TNIV 19 Do not let those gloat over me who are my enemies without cause; do not let those who hate me without reason maliciously wink the eye. NIV 19 Let not those gloat over me who are my enemies without cause; let not those who hate me without reason maliciously wink the eye. TNIV 20 They do not speak peaceably, but devise false accusations against those who live quietly in the land. NIV 20 They do not speak peaceably, but devise false accusations against those who live quietly in the land. TNIV 21 They sneer at me and say, "Aha! Aha! With our own eyes we have seen it." NIV 21 They gape at me and say, "Aha! Aha! With our own eyes we have seen it." TNIV 22 LORD, you have seen this; do not be silent. Do not be far from me, Lord. NIV 22 O LORD, you have seen this; be not silent. Do not be far from me, O Lord. TNIV 23 Awake, and rise to my defense! Contend for me, my God and Lord. NIV 23 Awake, and rise to my defense! Contend for me, my God and Lord. TNIV 24 Vindicate me in your righteousness, LORD my God; do not let them gloat over me. NIV 24 Vindicate me in your righteousness, O LORD my God; do not let them gloat over me. TNIV 25 Do not let them think, "Aha, just what we wanted!" or say, "We have swallowed him up." NIV 25 Do not let them think, "Aha, just what we wanted!" or say, "We have swallowed him up." TNIV 26 May all who gloat over my distress be put to shame and confusion; may all who exalt themselves over me be clothed with shame and disgrace. NIV 26 May all who gloat over my distress be put to shame and confusion; may all who exalt themselves over me be clothed with shame and disgrace. TNIV 27 May those who delight in my vindication shout for joy and gladness; may they always say, "The LORD be exalted, who delights in the well-being of his servant." NIV 27 May those who delight in my vindication shout for joy and gladness; may they always say, "The LORD be exalted, who delights in the well-being of his servant." TNIV 28 My tongue will proclaim your righteousness, your praises all day long. NIV 28 My tongue will speak of your righteousness and of your praises all day long.