Psalm 44:11-21 NIV

11 You gave us up to be devoured like sheep1 and have scattered us among the nations.2

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12 You sold your people for a pittance,3 gaining nothing from their sale.

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13 You have made us a reproach4 to our neighbors,5 the scorn6 and derision7 of those around us.

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14 You have made us a byword8 among the nations; the peoples shake their heads9 at us.

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15 My disgrace10 is before me all day long, and my face is covered with shame11

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16 at the taunts12 of those who reproach and revile13 me, because of the enemy, who is bent on revenge.14

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17 All this happened to us, though we had not forgotten15 you or been false to your covenant.

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18 Our hearts had not turned16 back; our feet had not strayed from your path.

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19 But you crushed17 us and made us a haunt for jackals18 and covered us over with deep darkness.19

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20 If we had forgotten20 the name of our God or spread out our hands to a foreign god,21

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21 would not God have discovered it, since he knows the secrets of the heart?22

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