Psalm 7:3-13 NIV

3 O LORD my God, if I have done this and there is guilt on my hands1--

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4 if I have done evil to him who is at peace with me or without cause2 have robbed my foe--

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5 then let my enemy pursue and overtake3 me; let him trample my life to the ground4 and make me sleep in the dust.5 "Selah"

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6 Arise,6 O LORD, in your anger; rise up against the rage of my enemies.7 Awake,8 my God; decree justice.

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7 Let the assembled peoples gather around you. Rule over them from on high;9

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8 let the LORD judge10 the peoples. Judge me, O LORD, according to my righteousness,11 according to my integrity,12 O Most High.13

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9 O righteous God,14 who searches minds and hearts,15 bring to an end the violence of the wicked and make the righteous secure.16

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10 My shielda17 is God Most High, who saves the upright in heart.18

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    • a 7:10 - Or "sovereign"
      11 God is a righteous judge,19 a God who expresses his wrath20 every day.

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      12 If he does not relent,21 heb will sharpen his sword;22 he will bend and string his bow.23

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        • b 7:12 - Or "If a man does not repent, / God"
          13 He has prepared his deadly weapons; he makes ready his flaming arrows.24

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