Psalm 139:1-9 NIV

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

1 You have searched me, LORD, and you know me.

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2 You know when I sit and when I rise; you perceive my thoughts from afar.

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3 You discern my going out and my lying down; you are familiar with all my ways.

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4 Before a word is on my tongue you, LORD, know it completely.

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5 You hem me in behind and before, and you lay your hand upon me.

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6 Such knowledge is too wonderful for me, too lofty for me to attain.

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7 Where can I go from your Spirit? Where can I flee from your presence?

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8 If I go up to the heavens, you are there; if I make my bed in the depths, you are there.

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9 If I rise on the wings of the dawn, if I settle on the far side of the sea,