Psalm 35:11-16 NIV

11 Ruthless witnesses1 come forward; they question me on things I know nothing about.

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12 They repay me evil for good2 and leave my soul forlorn.

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13 Yet when they were ill, I put on sackcloth3 and humbled myself with fasting.4 When my prayers returned to me unanswered,

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14 I went about mourning5 as though for my friend or brother. I bowed my head in grief as though weeping for my mother.

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15 But when I stumbled, they gathered in glee;6 attackers gathered against me when I was unaware. They slandered7 me without ceasing.

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16 Like the ungodly they maliciously mockeda;8 they gnashed their teeth9 at me.

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    • b 35:16 - Septuagint; Hebrew may mean "ungodly circle of mockers."