Nor speak anymore in His name.”
But His word was in my heart like a kburning fire
Shut up in my bones;
I was weary of holding it back,
And lI could not.
“Fear on every side!”
“Report,” they say, “and we will report it!”
nAll my acquaintances watched for my stumbling, saying,
“Perhaps he can be induced;
Then we will prevail against him,
And we will take our revenge on him.”
11 But the Lord is owith me as a mighty, awesome One.
Therefore my persecutors will stumble, and will not pprevail.
They will be greatly ashamed, for they will not prosper.
Their qeverlasting confusion will never be forgotten.
You who rtest the righteous,
And see the 5mind and heart,
sLet me see Your vengeance on them;
For I have pleaded my cause before You.
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