Psalm 118:1-18 NIV

1 Give thanks to the LORD, for he is good; his love endures forever.

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2 Let Israel say: “His love endures forever.”

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3 Let the house of Aaron say: “His love endures forever.”

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4 Let those who fear the LORD say: “His love endures forever.”

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5 When hard pressed, I cried to the LORD; he brought me into a spacious place.

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6 The LORD is with me; I will not be afraid. What can mere mortals do to me?

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7 The LORD is with me; he is my helper. I look in triumph on my enemies.

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8 It is better to take refuge in the LORDthan to trust in humans.

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9 It is better to take refuge in the LORDthan to trust in princes.

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10 All the nations surrounded me, but in the name of the LORD I cut them down.

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11 They surrounded me on every side, but in the name of the LORD I cut them down.

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12 They swarmed around me like bees, but they were consumed as quickly as burning thorns; in the name of the LORD I cut them down.

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13 I was pushed back and about to fall, but the LORD helped me.

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      14 The LORD is my strength and my defense ; he has become my salvation.

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      15 Shouts of joy and victory resound in the tents of the righteous: “The LORD’s right hand has done mighty things!

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      16 The LORD’s right hand is lifted high; the LORD’s right hand has done mighty things!”
      17 I will not die but live, and will proclaim what the LORD has done.

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      18 The LORD has chastened me severely, but he has not given me over to death.

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