Psalm 120 NIV

A song of ascents.

1 I call on the LORD 1 in my distress,2 and he answers me.

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2 Save me, O LORD, from lying lips3 and from deceitful tongues.4

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3 What will he do to you, and what more besides, O deceitful tongue?
4 He will punish you with a warrior's sharp arrows,5 with burning coals of the broom tree.

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5 Woe to me that I dwell in Meshech, that I live among the tents of Kedar!6

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6 Too long have I lived among those who hate peace.
7 I am a man of peace; but when I speak, they are for war.