They surrounded me1 on every side,2 but in the name of the LORD I cut them off.
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They swarmed around me like bees,3 but they died out as quickly as burning thorns;4 in the name of the LORD I cut them off.5
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I was pushed back and about to fall, but the LORD helped me.6
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The LORD is my strength7 and my song; he has become my salvation.8
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Shouts of joy9 and victory resound in the tents of the righteous: "The LORD's right hand10 has done mighty things!11
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The LORD's right hand is lifted high; the LORD's right hand has done mighty things!"
I will not die12 but live, and will proclaim13 what the LORD has done.
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The LORD has chastened14 me severely, but he has not given me over to death.15
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Open for me the gates16 of righteousness; I will enter17 and give thanks to the LORD.
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This is the gate of the LORD 18 through which the righteous may enter.19
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I will give you thanks, for you answered me;20 you have become my salvation.21
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