Psalm 116:2-12 NIV

2 Because he turned his ear1 to me, I will call on him as long as I live.

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3 The cords of death2 entangled me, the anguish of the gravea came upon me; I was overcome by trouble and sorrow.

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4 Then I called on the name3 of the LORD: "O LORD, save me!4"

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5 The LORD is gracious and righteous;5 our God is full of compassion.6

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6 The LORD protects the simplehearted; when I was in great need,7 he saved me.8

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7 Be at rest9 once more, O my soul, for the LORD has been good10 to you.

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8 For you, O LORD, have delivered my soul11 from death, my eyes from tears, my feet from stumbling,

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9 that I may walk before the LORD 12 in the land of the living.13

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10 I believed;14 thereforeb I said, "I am greatly afflicted."15

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    • b 116:10 - Or "believed even when"
      11 And in my dismay I said, "All men are liars."16

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      12 How can I repay the LORD for all his goodness17 to me?

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