Psalm 139:5-15 NIV

5 You hem me in1--behind and before; you have laid your hand upon me.

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6 Such knowledge is too wonderful for me,2 too lofty3 for me to attain.

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7 Where can I go from your Spirit? Where can I flee4 from your presence?

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8 If I go up to the heavens,5 you are there; if I make my bed6 in the depths,a 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,
10 even there your hand will guide me,7 your right hand8 will hold me fast.

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11 If I say, "Surely the darkness will hide me and the light become night around me,"
12 even the darkness will not be dark9 to you; the night will shine like the day, for darkness is as light to you.

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13 For you created my inmost being;10 you knit me together11 in my mother's womb.12

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14 I praise you13 because I am fearfully and wonderfully made; your works are wonderful,14 I know that full well.

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15 My frame was not hidden from you when I was made15 in the secret place. When I was woven together16 in the depths of the earth,17

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