Psalm 44:12-22 NIV

12 You sold your people for a pittance,1 gaining nothing from their sale.

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13 You have made us a reproach2 to our neighbors,3 the scorn4 and derision5 of those around us.

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14 You have made us a byword6 among the nations; the peoples shake their heads7 at us.

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15 My disgrace8 is before me all day long, and my face is covered with shame9

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16 at the taunts10 of those who reproach and revile11 me, because of the enemy, who is bent on revenge.12

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17 All this happened to us, though we had not forgotten13 you or been false to your covenant.

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18 Our hearts had not turned14 back; our feet had not strayed from your path.

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19 But you crushed15 us and made us a haunt for jackals16 and covered us over with deep darkness.17

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20 If we had forgotten18 the name of our God or spread out our hands to a foreign god,19

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21 would not God have discovered it, since he knows the secrets of the heart?20

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22 Yet for your sake we face death all day long; we are considered as sheep21 to be slaughtered.22

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