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Psalm 6 NIV

For the director of music. With stringed instruments. According to sheminith. A psalm of David.

1 abLORD, do not rebuke me in your anger or discipline me in your wrath.

References for Psalms 6:1

    • j 6:1 - In Hebrew texts 6:1-10 is numbered 6:2-11.
    • k 6:1 - Title: Probably a musical term
      2 Have mercy on me, LORD, for I am faint; heal me, LORD, for my bones are in agony.

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      3 My soul is in deep anguish. How long, LORD, how long?

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      4 Turn, LORD, and deliver me; save me because of your unfailing love.

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      5 Among the dead no one proclaims your name. Who praises you from the grave?

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      6 I am worn out from my groaning. All night long I flood my bed with weeping and drench my couch with tears.

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      7 My eyes grow weak with sorrow; they fail because of all my foes.

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      8 Away from me, all you who do evil, for the LORD has heard my weeping.

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      9 The LORD has heard my cry for mercy; the LORD accepts my prayer.

      References for Psalms 6:9

      10 All my enemies will be overwhelmed with shame and anguish; they will turn back and suddenly be put to shame.

      References for Psalms 6:10

      Study tools for Psalm 6

      • a 6:1 - In Hebrew texts 6:1-10 is numbered 6:2-11.
      • b 6:1 - Title: Probably a musical term