For the choir director. A Davidic psalm.
the Lord will save him in a day of adversity. w
he will be blessed in the land. x
You will not give him over to the desire of his enemies. y
You will heal him on the bed where he lies. z
heal me, for I have sinned against You.” a
“When will he die and be forgotten?” b
he stores up evil in his heart;
he goes out and talks. c
they plan to harm me. d
and he won’t rise again from where he lies!” e
9 Even my friend f in whom I trusted,
one who ate my bread,
has raised his heel against me. g
then I will repay them. h
11 By this I know that You delight in me: i
my enemy does not shout in triumph over me. j
12 You supported me because of my integrity k
and set me in Your presence forever. l
13 May * Yahweh, the God of Israel, be praised
from everlasting to everlasting.
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