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Meditation Psalm 16

A miktam of David.Keep me safe, my God,for in you I take refuge. I say to the Lord, ‘You are my Lord;apart from you I have no good thing.’I say of the holy people who are in the land,‘They are the noble ones in whom is all my delight.’Those who run after other gods will […]

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Meditation Psalm 14

For the director of music. Of David.The fool says in his heart,‘There is no God.’They are corrupt, their deeds are vile;there is no one who does good. The Lord looks down from heavenon all mankindto see if there are any who understand,any who seek God.All have turned away, all have become corrupt;there is no one […]

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Meditation Psalm 13

For the director of music. A psalm of David.How long, Lord? Will you forget me for ever?How long will you hide your face from me?How long must I wrestle with my thoughtsand day after day have sorrow in my heart?How long will my enemy triumph over me? Look on me and answer, Lord my God.Give […]

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Meditation Psalm 12

For the director of music. According to sheminith. A psalm of David.Help, Lord, for no one is faithful any more;those who are loyal have vanished from the human race.Everyone lies to their neighbour;they flatter with their lipsbut harbour deception in their hearts. May the Lord silence all flattering lipsand every boastful tongue –those who say,‘By […]

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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 […]