Psalm 69:20-30 NIV

20 Scorn has broken my heart and has left me helpless; I looked for sympathy, but there was none, for comforters,1 but I found none.2

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21 They put gall in my food and gave me vinegar3 for my thirst.4

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22 May the table set before them become a snare; may it become retribution anda a trap.5

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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.6

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      24 Pour out your wrath7 on them; let your fierce anger overtake them.

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      25 May their place be deserted;8 let there be no one to dwell in their tents.9

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      26 For they persecute those you wound and talk about the pain of those you hurt.10

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      27 Charge them with crime upon crime;11 do not let them share in your salvation.12

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      28 May they be blotted out of the book of life13 and not be listed with the righteous.14

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      29 I am in pain and distress; may your salvation, O God, protect me.15

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      30 I will praise God's name in song16 and glorify him17 with thanksgiving.

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