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Hold not thy peace, O God of my praise;
109:2 For the mouth of the wicked and the mouth of
the deceitful are opened against me: they have
spoken against me with a lying tongue.
109:3 They compassed me about also with words of
hatred; and fought against me without a cause.
109:4 For my love they are my adversaries: but I
give myself unto prayer.
109:5 And they have rewarded me evil for good, and
hatred for my love.
109:6 Set thou a wicked man over him: and let Satan
stand at his right hand.
109:7 When he shall be judged, let him be condemned:
and let his prayer become sin.
109:8 Let his days be few; and let another take his
109:9 Let his children be fatherless, and his wife a
109:10 Let his children be continually vagabonds,
and beg: let them seek their bread also out of their
109:11 Let the extortioner catch all that he hath;
and let the strangers spoil his labour.
109:12 Let there be none to extend mercy unto him:
neither let there be any to favour his fatherless
109:13 Let his posterity be cut off; and in the
generation following let their name be blotted out.
109:14 Let the iniquity of his fathers be remembered
with the LORD; and let not the sin of his mother be
109:15 Let them be before the LORD continually, that
he may cut off the memory of them from the earth.
109:16 Because that he remembered not to shew mercy,
but persecuted the poor and needy man, that he might
even slay the broken in heart.
109:17 As he loved cursing, so let it come unto him:
as he delighted not in blessing, so let it be far
109:18 As he clothed himself with cursing like as
with his garment, so let it come into his bowels
like water, and like oil into his bones.
109:19 Let it be unto him as the garment which
covereth him, and for a girdle wherewith he is
109:20 Let this be the reward of mine adversaries
from the LORD, and of them that speak evil against
109:21 But do thou for me, O GOD the Lord, for thy
name's sake: because thy mercy is good, deliver thou
109:22 For I am poor and needy, and my heart is
wounded within me.
109:23 I am gone like the shadow when it declineth:
I am tossed up and down as the locust.
109:24 My knees are weak through fasting; and my
flesh faileth of fatness.
109:25 I became also a reproach unto them: when they
looked upon me they shaked their heads.
109:26 Help me, O LORD my God: O save me according
to thy mercy:
109:27 That they may know that this is thy hand;
that thou, LORD, hast done it.
109:28 Let them curse, but bless thou: when they
arise, let them be ashamed; but let thy servant
109:29 Let mine adversaries be clothed with shame,
and let them cover themselves with their own
confusion, as with a mantle.
109:30 I will greatly praise the LORD with my mouth;
yea, I will praise him among the multitude.
109:31 For he shall stand at the right hand of the
poor, to save him from those that condemn his soul.
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