Psalm 77:1-10 NIV

For the director of music. For Jeduthun. Of Asaph. A psalm.

1 I cried out to God1 for help; I cried out to God to hear me.

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2 When I was in distress,2 I sought the Lord; at night3 I stretched out untiring hands4 and my soul refused to be comforted.5

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3 I remembered6 you, O God, and I groaned;7 I mused, and my spirit grew faint.8 "Selah"

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4 You kept my eyes from closing; I was too troubled to speak.9

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5 I thought about the former days,10 the years of long ago;

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6 I remembered my songs in the night. My heart mused and my spirit inquired:
7 "Will the Lord reject forever?11 Will he never show his favor12 again?

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8 Has his unfailing love13 vanished forever? Has his promise14 failed for all time?

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9 Has God forgotten to be merciful?15 Has he in anger withheld his compassion?16" "Selah"

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10 Then I thought, "To this I will appeal: the years of the right hand17 of the Most High."

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