Psalm 31:6-16 NIV

6 I hate those who cling to worthless idols;1 I trust in the LORD.2

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7 I will be glad and rejoice in your love, for you saw my affliction3 and knew the anguish4 of my soul.

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8 You have not handed me over5 to the enemy but have set my feet in a spacious place.6

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9 Be merciful to me, O LORD, for I am in distress;7 my eyes grow weak with sorrow,8 my soul and my body9 with grief.

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10 My life is consumed by anguish10 and my years by groaning;11 my strength fails12 because of my affliction,a13 and my bones grow weak.14

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      11 Because of all my enemies,15 I am the utter contempt16 of my neighbors;17 I am a dread to my friends-- those who see me on the street flee from me.

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      12 I am forgotten by them as though I were dead;18 I have become like broken pottery.

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      13 For I hear the slander19 of many; there is terror on every side;20 they conspire against me21 and plot to take my life.22

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      14 But I trust23 in you, O LORD; I say, "You are my God."

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      15 My times24 are in your hands; deliver me from my enemies and from those who pursue me.

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      16 Let your face shine25 on your servant; save me in your unfailing love.26

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