A prayer of David.

1 Hear me, LORD, and answer me, for I am poor and needy.

References for Psalms 86:1

2 Guard my life, for I am faithful to you; save your servant who trusts in you. You are my God;

References for Psalms 86:2

3 have mercy on me, Lord, for I call to you all day long.

References for Psalms 86:3

4 Bring joy to your servant, Lord, for I put my trust in you.

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5 You, Lord, are forgiving and good, abounding in love to all who call to you.
6 Hear my prayer, LORD; listen to my cry for mercy.

References for Psalms 86:6

7 When I am in distress, I call to you, because you answer me.