Psalm 74:13-23 NIV

13 It was you who split open the sea1 by your power; you broke the heads of the monster2 in the waters.

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14 It was you who crushed the heads of Leviathan3 and gave him as food to the creatures of the desert.4

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15 It was you who opened up springs5 and streams; you dried up6 the ever flowing rivers.

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16 The day is yours, and yours also the night; you established the sun and moon.7

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17 It was you who set all the boundaries8 of the earth; you made both summer and winter.9

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18 Remember how the enemy has mocked you, O LORD, how foolish people10 have reviled your name.

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19 Do not hand over the life of your dove11 to wild beasts; do not forget the lives of your afflicted12 people forever.

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20 Have regard for your covenant,13 because haunts of violence fill the dark places14 of the land.

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21 Do not let the oppressed15 retreat in disgrace; may the poor and needy16 praise your name.

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22 Rise up,17 O God, and defend your cause; remember how fools18 mock you all day long.

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23 Do not ignore the clamor19 of your adversaries,20 the uproar21 of your enemies,22 which rises continually.

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