1 In you, LORD, I have taken refuge; let me never be put to shame.

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2 In your righteousness, rescue me and deliver me; turn your ear to me and save me.

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3 Be my rock of refuge, to which I can always go; give the command to save me, for you are my rock and my fortress.

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4 Deliver me, my God, from the hand of the wicked, from the grasp of those who are evil and cruel.

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5 For you have been my hope, Sovereign LORD, my confidence since my youth.

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6 From birth I have relied on you; you brought me forth from my mother’s womb. I will ever praise you.
7 I have become a sign to many; you are my strong refuge.
8 My mouth is filled with your praise, declaring your splendor all day long.

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9 Do not cast me away when I am old; do not forsake me when my strength is gone.

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10 For my enemies speak against me; those who wait to kill me conspire together.
11 They say, “God has forsaken him; pursue him and seize him, for no one will rescue him.”