Psalm 44:17-26 NIV

17 All this happened to us, though we had not forgotten1 you or been false to your covenant.

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18 Our hearts had not turned2 back; our feet had not strayed from your path.

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19 But you crushed3 us and made us a haunt for jackals4 and covered us over with deep darkness.5

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20 If we had forgotten6 the name of our God or spread out our hands to a foreign god,7

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21 would not God have discovered it, since he knows the secrets of the heart?8

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22 Yet for your sake we face death all day long; we are considered as sheep9 to be slaughtered.10

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23 Awake,11 O Lord! Why do you sleep?12 Rouse yourself !13 Do not reject us forever.14

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24 Why do you hide your face15 and forget16 our misery and oppression?17

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25 We are brought down to the dust;18 our bodies cling to the ground.

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26 Rise up19 and help us; redeem20 us because of your unfailing love.21

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