A psalm of David. When he was in the Wilderness of Judah.p
I thirst for you;
my body faints for you
in a land that is dry, desolate, and without water.q
to see your strength and your glory.r
because your faithful love is better than life.s
at your name, I will lift up my hands.t
my mouth will praise you with joyful lips.v
I meditate on you during the night watchesw
7 because you are my helper;x
I will rejoice in the shadow of your wings.y
your right hand holds on to me.z
will go into the depths of the earth.aa
10 They will be given over to the power of the sword;ab
they will become a meal for jackals.
11 But the king will rejoice in God;ac
all who swear by him will boast,
for the mouths of liars will be shut.ad
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