My enemies turn back; they stumble and perish before you.
For you have upheld my right1 and my cause;2 you have sat on your throne,3 judging righteously.4
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You have rebuked the nations5 and destroyed the wicked; you have blotted out their name6 for ever and ever.
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Endless ruin has overtaken the enemy, you have uprooted their cities;7 even the memory of them8 has perished.
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The LORD reigns forever;9 he has established his throne10 for judgment.
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He will judge the world in righteousness;11 he will govern the peoples with justice.12
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The LORD is a refuge13 for the oppressed,14 a stronghold in times of trouble.15
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Those who know your name16 will trust in you, for you, LORD, have never forsaken17 those who seek you.18
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Sing praises19 to the LORD, enthroned in Zion;20 proclaim among the nations21 what he has done.22
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For he who avenges blood23 remembers; he does not ignore the cry of the afflicted.24
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O LORD, see how my enemies25 persecute me! Have mercy26 and lift me up from the gates of death,27
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