Psalm 16:5-11 NIV

5 LORD, you have assigned me my portion1 and my cup;2 you have made my lot3 secure.

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6 The boundary lines4 have fallen for me in pleasant places; surely I have a delightful inheritance.5

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7 I will praise the LORD, who counsels me;6 even at night7 my heart instructs me.

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8 I have set the LORD always before me. Because he is at my right hand,8 I will not be shaken.9

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9 Therefore my heart is glad10 and my tongue rejoices; my body also will rest secure,11

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10 because you will not abandon me to the grave,a12 nor will you let your Holy Oneb13 see decay.14

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    • b 16:10 - Hebrew "Sheol"
    • c 16:10 - Or "your faithful one"
      11 You have madec known to me the path of life;15 you will fill me with joy in your presence,16 with eternal pleasures17 at your right hand.18

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