Psalm 102:16-26 NIV

16 For the LORD will rebuild Zion1 and appear in his glory.2

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17 He will respond to the prayer3 of the destitute; he will not despise their plea.

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18 Let this be written4 for a future generation, that a people not yet created5 may praise the LORD:

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19 "The LORD looked down6 from his sanctuary on high, from heaven he viewed the earth,

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20 to hear the groans of the prisoners7 and release those condemned to death."

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21 So the name of the LORD will be declared8 in Zion and his praise9 in Jerusalem

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22 when the peoples and the kingdoms assemble to worship10 the LORD.

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23 In the course of my lifea he broke my strength; he cut short my days.11

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    • a 102:23 - Or "By his power"
      24 So I said: "Do not take me away, O my God, in the midst of my days; your years go on12 through all generations.

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      25 In the beginning13 you laid the foundations of the earth, and the heavens14 are the work of your hands.15

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      26 They will perish,16 but you remain; they will all wear out like a garment. Like clothing you will change them and they will be discarded.

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