To the Chief Musician. A Psalm Of David. aTo Bring to Remembrance.
1 Make haste, bO God, to deliver me!
Make haste to help me, O Lord!
2 cLet them be ashamed and confounded
Who seek my life;
Let them be 1turned back and confused
Who desire my hurt.
3 dLet them be turned back because of their shame,
Who say, 2“Aha, aha!”
And let those who love Your salvation say continually,
“Let God be magnified!”
5 eBut I am poor and needy;
fMake haste to me, O God!
You are my help and my deliverer;
O Lord, do not delay.
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