For the choir director. A †Maskil of the sons of Korah.
1 As the deer 1pants for the water brooks,
3 My atears have been my food day and night,
While they bsay to me all day long, “Where is your God?”
4 These things I remember and I apour out my soul within me.
With the voice of cjoy and thanksgiving, a multitude keeping festival.
And why have you become cdisturbed within me?
6 O my God, my soul is 1in despair within me;
All Your abreakers and Your waves have rolled over me.
8 The Lord will acommand His lovingkindness in the daytime;
And His song will be with me bin the night,
A prayer to cthe God of my life.
9 I will say to God amy rock, “Why have You forgotten me?
While they asay to me all day long, “Where is your God?”
And why have you become disturbed within me?
2Hope in God, for I shall yet praise Him,
The 3help of my countenance and my God.
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