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Behold, for peace I had great bitterness: but thou hast in love to my soul delivered it from the pit of corruption: for thou hast cast all my sins behind thy back.
For peace i had great bitterness
For the thing which I fear cometh upon me, And that which I am afraid of cometh unto me.
Then I said, I shall die in my nest, And I shall multiply my days as the sand:
As for me, I said in my prosperity, I shall never be moved.
In love to my soul delivered it from the pit
O Jehovah, thou hast brought up my soul from Sheol; Thou hast kept me alive, that I should not go down to the pit.
He brought me up also out of a horrible pit, out of the miry clay; And he set my feet upon a rock, and established my goings.
For great is thy lovingkindness toward me; And thou hast delivered my soul from the lowest Sheol.
I am reckoned with them that go down into the pit; I am as a man that hath no help,
I went down to the bottoms of the mountains; The earth with its bars closed upon me for ever: Yet hast thou brought up my life from the pit, O Jehovah my God.
Thou hast cast
I, even I, am he that blotteth out thy transgressions for mine own sake; and I will not remember thy sins.
In the pride of the wicked the poor is hotly pursued; Let them be taken in the devices that they have conceived.
Thou hast forgiven the iniquity of thy people; Thou hast covered all their sin. Selah
and they shall teach no more every man his neighbor, and every man his brother, saying, Know Jehovah; for they shall all know me, from the least of them unto the greatest of them, saith Jehovah: for I will forgive their iniquity, and their sin will I remember no more.
Who is a God like unto thee, that pardoneth iniquity, and passeth over the transgression of the remnant of his heritage? he retaineth not his anger for ever, because he delighteth in lovingkindness.
Blessed are they that mourn: for they shall be comforted.