Psalm 7:4-14 NIV

4 if I have repaid my ally with evil or without cause have robbed my foe—

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5 then let my enemy pursue and overtake me; let him trample my life to the ground and make me sleep in the dust.a

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    • n 7:5 - The Hebrew has "Selah" (a word of uncertain meaning) here.
      6 Arise, LORD, in your anger; rise up against the rage of my enemies. Awake, my God; decree justice.

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      7 Let the assembled peoples gather around you, while you sit enthroned over them on high.

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      8 Let the LORD judge the peoples. Vindicate me, LORD, according to my righteousness, according to my integrity, O Most High.

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      9 Bring to an end the violence of the wicked and make the righteous secure— you, the righteous God who probes minds and hearts.

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

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        • o 7:10 - Or "sovereign"
          11 God is a righteous judge, a God who displays his wrath every day.

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          12 If he does not relent, hec will sharpen his sword; he will bend and string his bow.

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

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              14 Whoever is pregnant with evil conceives trouble and gives birth to disillusionment.

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