Psalm 74:12-22 NIV

12 But you, O God, are my king1 from of old; you bring salvation2 upon the earth.

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13 It was you who split open the sea3 by your power; you broke the heads of the monster4 in the waters.

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14 It was you who crushed the heads of Leviathan5 and gave him as food to the creatures of the desert.6

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15 It was you who opened up springs7 and streams; you dried up8 the ever flowing rivers.

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16 The day is yours, and yours also the night; you established the sun and moon.9

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17 It was you who set all the boundaries10 of the earth; you made both summer and winter.11

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18 Remember how the enemy has mocked you, O LORD, how foolish people12 have reviled your name.

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19 Do not hand over the life of your dove13 to wild beasts; do not forget the lives of your afflicted14 people forever.

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20 Have regard for your covenant,15 because haunts of violence fill the dark places16 of the land.

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21 Do not let the oppressed17 retreat in disgrace; may the poor and needy18 praise your name.

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22 Rise up,19 O God, and defend your cause; remember how fools20 mock you all day long.

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