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Book of Psalms
merciful unto me, O God: for man would swallow me
up; he fighting daily oppresseth me.
56:2 Mine enemies would daily swallow me up: for
they be many that fight against me, O thou most
56:3 What time I am afraid, I will trust in thee.
56:4 In God I will praise his word, in God I have
put my trust; I will not fear what flesh can do unto
56:5 Every day they wrest my words: all their
thoughts are against me for evil.
56:6 They gather themselves together, they hide
themselves, they mark my steps, when they wait for
56:7 Shall they escape by iniquity? in thine anger
cast down the people, O God.
56:8 Thou tellest my wanderings: put thou my tears
into thy bottle: are they not in thy book?
56:9 When I cry unto thee, then shall mine enemies
turn back: this I know; for God is for me.
56:10 In God will I praise his word: in the LORD
will I praise his word.
56:11 In God have I put my trust: I will not be
afraid what man can do unto me.
56:12 Thy vows are upon me, O God: I will render
praises unto thee.
56:13 For thou hast delivered my soul from death:
wilt not thou deliver my feet from falling, that I
may walk before God in the light of the living?
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Summary of Psalm 56
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Summary of this Psalm
The prophet prays in his
affliction, and praises God for his delivery.
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The prophet prays in his affliction, and
praises God for his delivery.