Psalm 31:15-24 NIV

15 My times1 are in your hands; deliver me from my enemies and from those who pursue me.

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16 Let your face shine2 on your servant; save me in your unfailing love.3

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17 Let me not be put to shame,4 O LORD, for I have cried out to you; but let the wicked be put to shame and lie silent5 in the grave.a

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18 Let their lying lips6 be silenced, for with pride and contempt they speak arrogantly7 against the righteous.

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19 How great is your goodness,8 which you have stored up for those who fear you, which you bestow in the sight of men9 on those who take refuge10 in you.

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20 In the shelter11 of your presence you hide12 them from the intrigues of men;13 in your dwelling you keep them safe from accusing tongues.

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21 Praise be to the LORD,14 for he showed his wonderful love15 to me when I was in a besieged city.16

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22 In my alarm17 I said, "I am cut off18 from your sight!" Yet you heard my cry19 for mercy when I called to you for help.

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23 Love the LORD, all his saints!20 The LORD preserves the faithful,21 but the proud he pays back22 in full.

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24 Be strong and take heart,23 all you who hope in the LORD.

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