With my voice to the Lord I make my supplication.
I declare before Him my trouble.
Then You knew my path.
In the way in which I walk
They have secretly dset a snare for me.
For there is no one who acknowledges me;
Refuge has failed me;
No one cares for my soul.
I said, “You are my refuge,
My portion in the land of the living.
6 3Attend to my cry,
For I am brought very low;
Deliver me from my persecutors,
For they are stronger than I.
That I may epraise Your name;
The righteous shall surround me,
For You shall deal bountifully with me.”
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