A psalm of David to bring remembrance.f
or discipline me in your wrath.g
and your hand has pressed down on me.h
because of your indignation;
there is no healthC in my bones
because of my sin.i
they are a burden too heavy for me to bear.j
because of my foolishness.k
all day long I go around in mourning.l
and there is no soundness in my body.m
I groan because of the anguish of my heart.n
my sighing is not hidden from you.o
and my relatives stand at a distance.q
and those who want to harm me threaten to destroy me;
they plot treachery all day long.r
I am like a speechless person
who does not open his mouth.s
and has no arguments in his mouth.t
you will answer me, my Lord, my God.u
those who are arrogant toward me when I stumble.”v
and my pain is constantly with me.w
I am anxious because of my sin.x
19 But my enemies are vigorous and powerful;E
many hate me for no reason.y
attack me for pursuing good.z
my God, do not be far from me.aa
my Lord, my salvation.ab
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