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Meditation Psalm 11

For the director of music. Of David.In the Lord I take refuge.How then can you say to me:‘Flee like a bird to your mountain.For look, the wicked bend their bows;they set their arrows against the stringsto shoot from the shadowsat the upright in heart.When the foundations are being destroyed,what can the righteous do?’ The Lord […]

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Meditation Psalm 10b

Arise, Lord! Lift up your hand, O God.Do not forget the helpless.Why does the wicked man revile God?Why does he say to himself,‘He won’t call me to account’?But you, God, see the trouble of the afflicted;you consider their grief and take it in hand.The victims commit themselves to you;you are the helper of the fatherless.Break […]

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Meditation Psalm 9b

Sing the praises of the Lord, enthroned in Zion;proclaim among the nations what he has done.For he who avenges blood remembers;he does not ignore the cries of the afflicted. Lord, see how my enemies persecute me!Have mercy and lift me up from the gates of death,that I may declare your praisesin the gates of Daughter […]

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Meditation Psalm 9a

For the director of music. To the tune of ‘The Death of the Son’. A psalm of David.I will give thanks to you, Lord, with all my heart;I will tell of all your wonderful deeds.I will be glad and rejoice in you;I will sing the praises of your name, O Most High. My enemies turn […]

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Meditation Psalm 8b

For the director of music. According to gittith. A psalm of David.Lord, our Lord,how majestic is your name in all the earth! You have set your gloryin the heavens.Through the praise of children and infantsyou have established a stronghold against your enemies,to silence the foe and the avenger.When I consider your heavens,the work of your […]

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Meditation Psalm 8a

For the director of music. According to gittith. A psalm of David.Lord, our Lord,how majestic is your name in all the earth! You have set your gloryin the heavens.Through the praise of children and infantsyou have established a stronghold against your enemies,to silence the foe and the avenger.When I consider your heavens,the work of your […]

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Meditation Psalm 7c

If he does not relent, he will sharpen his sword; he will bend and string his bow. He has prepared his deadly weapons; he makes ready his flaming arrows. Whoever is pregnant with evil conceives trouble and gives birth to disillusionment. Whoever digs a hole and scoops it out falls into the pit they have […]

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Meditation Psalm 7b

Arise, Lord, in your anger; rise up against the rage of my enemies. Awake, my God; decree justice. Let the assembled peoples gather round you, while you sit enthroned over them on high. Let the Lord judge the peoples. Vindicate me, Lord, according to my righteousness, according to my integrity, O Most High. Bring to […]

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Meditation Psalm 7a

A shiggaion of David, which he sang to the Lord concerning Cush, a Benjaminite. Lord my God, I take refuge in you; save and deliver me from all who pursue me, or they will tear me apart like a lion and rip me to pieces with no one to rescue me. Lord my God, if […]

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Meditation Psalm 6

For the director of music. With stringed instruments. According to sheminith. A psalm of David. Lord, do not rebuke me in your anger or discipline me in your wrath. Have mercy on me, Lord, for I am faint; heal me, Lord, for my bones are in agony. My soul is in deep anguish. How long, […]