Psalm 9:12-20 NIV

12 For he who avenges blood1 remembers; he does not ignore the cry of the afflicted.2

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13 O LORD, see how my enemies3 persecute me! Have mercy4 and lift me up from the gates of death,5

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14 that I may declare your praises6 in the gates of the Daughter of Zion7 and there rejoice in your salvation.8
15 The nations have fallen into the pit they have dug;9 their feet are caught in the net they have hidden.10

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16 The LORD is known by his justice; the wicked are ensnared by the work of their hands.11 "Higgaion."a "Selah"

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    • a 9:16 - Or "Meditation"; possibly a musical notation
      17 The wicked return to the grave,b12 all the nations that forget God.13

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        • b 9:17 - Hebrew "Sheol"
          18 But the needy will not always be forgotten, nor the hope14 of the afflicted15 ever perish.

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          19 Arise,16 O LORD, let not man triumph;17 let the nations be judged18 in your presence.

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          20 Strike them with terror,19 O LORD; let the nations know they are but men.20 "Selah"

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