Psalm 70 NIV

70:1-5pp -- Ps 40:13-17

For the director of music. Of David. A petition.

1 Hasten, O God, to save me; O LORD, come quickly to help me.1

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2 May those who seek my life2 be put to shame and confusion; may all who desire my ruin be turned back in disgrace.3

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3 May those who say to me, "Aha! Aha!"4 turn back because of their shame.

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4 But may all who seek you5 rejoice and be glad6 in you; may those who love your salvation always say, "Let God be exalted!"7

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5 Yet I am poor and needy;8 come quickly to me,9 O God. You are my help10 and my deliverer;11 O LORD, do not delay.12

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