You have cut short1 the days of his youth; you have covered him with a mantle of shame.2 "Selah"
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How long, O LORD? Will you hide yourself forever? How long will your wrath burn like fire?3
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Remember how fleeting is my life.4 For what futility you have created all men!
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What man can live and not see death, or save himself from the power of the grave ?5 "Selah"
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O Lord, where is your former great love, which in your faithfulness you swore to David?
Remember, Lord, how your servant has been mocked,6 how I bear in my heart the taunts of all the nations,
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the taunts with which your enemies have mocked, O LORD, with which they have mocked every step of your anointed one.7
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Praise be to the LORD forever! Amen and Amen.8
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