Psalm 31:1-10 NIV

For the director of music. A psalm of David.

1 aIn you, LORD, I have taken refuge; let me never be put to shame; deliver me in your righteousness.

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    • ¤ 31:1 - In Hebrew texts 31:1-24 is numbered 31:2-25.
      2 Turn your ear to me, come quickly to my rescue; be my rock of refuge, a strong fortress to save me.

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      3 Since you are my rock and my fortress, for the sake of your name lead and guide me.

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      4 Keep me free from the trap that is set for me, for you are my refuge.

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      5 Into your hands I commit my spirit; deliver me, LORD, my faithful God.

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      6 I hate those who cling to worthless idols; as for me, I trust in the LORD.

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      7 I will be glad and rejoice in your love, for you saw my affliction and knew the anguish of my soul.

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      8 You have not given me into the hands of the enemy but have set my feet in a spacious place.

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      9 Be merciful to me, LORD, for I am in distress; my eyes grow weak with sorrow, my soul and body with grief.

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      10 My life is consumed by anguish and my years by groaning; my strength fails because of my affliction,band my bones grow weak.

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