Psalm 40:1-3 NIV

40:13-17pp -- Ps 70:1-5

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

1 I waited patiently1 for the LORD; he turned to me and heard my cry.2

References for Psalms 40:1

2 He lifted me out of the slimy pit,3 out of the mud4 and mire;5 he set my feet6 on a rock7 and gave me a firm place to stand.

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3 He put a new song8 in my mouth, a hymn of praise to our God. Many will see and fear9 and put their trust10 in the LORD.

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