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Psalm 55:1-11

NIV 1 Listen to my prayer, O God, do not ignore my plea; NIV 1 Listen to my prayer, O God, do not ignore my plea; NIV 2 hear me and answer me. My thoughts trouble me and I am distraught NIV 2 hear me and answer me. My thoughts trouble me and I am distraught NIV 3 at the voice of the enemy, at the stares of the wicked; for they bring down suffering upon me and revile me in their anger. NIV 3 at the voice of the enemy, at the stares of the wicked; for they bring down suffering upon me and revile me in their anger. NIV 4 My heart is in anguish within me; the terrors of death assail me. NIV 4 My heart is in anguish within me; the terrors of death assail me. NIV 5 Fear and trembling have beset me; horror has overwhelmed me. NIV 5 Fear and trembling have beset me; horror has overwhelmed me. NIV 6 I said, "Oh, that I had the wings of a dove! I would fly away and be at rest-- NIV 6 I said, "Oh, that I had the wings of a dove! I would fly away and be at rest-- NIV 7 I would flee far away and stay in the desert; "Selah" NIV 7 I would flee far away and stay in the desert; "Selah" NIV 8 I would hurry to my place of shelter, far from the tempest and storm." NIV 8 I would hurry to my place of shelter, far from the tempest and storm." NIV 9 Confuse the wicked, O Lord, confound their speech, for I see violence and strife in the city. NIV 9 Confuse the wicked, O Lord, confound their speech, for I see violence and strife in the city. NIV 10 Day and night they prowl about on its walls; malice and abuse are within it. NIV 10 Day and night they prowl about on its walls; malice and abuse are within it. NIV 11 Destructive forces are at work in the city; threats and lies never leave its streets. NIV 11 Destructive forces are at work in the city; threats and lies never leave its streets.