Psalm 90:3-11 NIV

3 You turn men back to dust, saying, "Return to dust, O sons of men."1

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4 For a thousand years in your sight are like a day that has just gone by, or like a watch in the night.2

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5 You sweep men away3 in the sleep of death; they are like the new grass of the morning--

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6 though in the morning it springs up new, by evening it is dry and withered.4

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7 We are consumed by your anger and terrified by your indignation.
8 You have set our iniquities before you, our secret sins5 in the light of your presence.6

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9 All our days pass away under your wrath; we finish our years with a moan.7

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10 The length of our days is seventy years8-- or eighty,9 if we have the strength; yet their spana is but trouble and sorrow,10 for they quickly pass, and we fly away.11

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    • a 90:10 - Or "yet the best of them"
      11 Who knows the power of your anger? For your wrath12 is as great as the fear that is due you.13

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