Psalm 69:17-27 NIV

17 Do not hide your face1 from your servant; answer me quickly,2 for I am in trouble.3

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18 Come near and rescue me; redeem4 me because of my foes.

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19 You know how I am scorned,5 disgraced and shamed; all my enemies are before you.

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20 Scorn has broken my heart and has left me helpless; I looked for sympathy, but there was none, for comforters,6 but I found none.7

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21 They put gall in my food and gave me vinegar8 for my thirst.9

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22 May the table set before them become a snare; may it become retribution anda a trap.10

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    • a 69:22 - Or "snare / and their fellowship become"
      23 May their eyes be darkened so they cannot see, and their backs be bent forever.11

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      24 Pour out your wrath12 on them; let your fierce anger overtake them.

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      25 May their place be deserted;13 let there be no one to dwell in their tents.14

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      26 For they persecute those you wound and talk about the pain of those you hurt.15

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      27 Charge them with crime upon crime;16 do not let them share in your salvation.17

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