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Book of Psalms
Hear my prayer, O LORD, give ear to my
supplications: in thy faithfulness answer me, and in
143:2 And enter not into judgment with thy servant:
for in thy sight shall no man living be justified.
143:3 For the enemy hath persecuted my soul; he hath
smitten my life down to the ground; he hath made me
to dwell in darkness, as those that have been long
143:4 Therefore is my spirit overwhelmed within me;
my heart within me is desolate.
143:5 I remember the days of old; I meditate on all
thy works; I muse on the work of thy hands.
143:6 I stretch forth my hands unto thee: my soul
thirsteth after thee, as a thirsty land. Selah.
143:7 Hear me speedily, O LORD: my spirit faileth:
hide not thy face from me, lest I be like unto them
that go down into the pit.
143:8 Cause me to hear thy lovingkindness in the
morning; for in thee do I trust: cause me to know
the way wherein I should walk; for I lift up my soul
143:9 Deliver me, O LORD, from mine enemies: I flee
unto thee to hide me.
143:10 Teach me to do thy will; for thou art my God:
thy spirit is good; lead me into the land of
143:11 Quicken me, O LORD, for thy name's sake: for
thy righteousness' sake bring my soul out of
143:12 And of thy mercy cut off mine enemies, and
destroy all them that afflict my soul: for I am thy
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Summary of Psalm 143
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Summary of this Psalm
The prophet praiseth God,
and prayeth to be delivered from his enemies. No worldly happiness
is to be compared with that of serving God.
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The prophet praiseth God, and prayeth to be
delivered from his enemies. No worldly happiness is to be compared
with that of serving God.