Psalm 40:1-4 NIV

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

1 aI waited patiently for the LORD; he turned to me and heard my cry.

References for Psalms 40:1

    • ¸ 40:1 - In Hebrew texts 40:1-17 is numbered 40:2-18.
      2 He lifted me out of the slimy pit, out of the mud and mire; he set my feet on a rock and gave me a firm place to stand.

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      3 He put a new song in my mouth, a hymn of praise to our God. Many will see and fear the LORDand put their trust in him.

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      4 Blessed is the one who trusts in the LORD, who does not look to the proud, to those who turn aside to false gods.b

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