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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 I feared a fear, and it hath come upon me, and that which I dreaded hath come to me.
And I said, I shall die in my nest, and 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
Jehovah, thou hast brought up my soul from Sheol, thou hast quickened me from among those that go down to the pit.
And he brought me up out of the pit of destruction, out of the miry clay, and set my feet upon a rock; he hath established my goings:
For great is thy loving-kindness 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 strength:
I went down to the bottoms of the mountains; The bars of the earth closed upon me for ever: But thou hast brought up my life from the pit, O Jehovah my God.
Thou hast cast
I, I am He that blotteth out thy transgressions for mine own sake, and I will not remember thy sins.
The wicked, in his pride, doth hotly pursue the afflicted. They shall be taken in the devices that they have imagined.
Thou hast forgiven the iniquity of thy people; thou hast covered all their sin. Selah.
And they shall teach no more every man his neighbour, 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 pardon their iniquity, and their sin will I remember no more.
Who is a God like unto thee, that forgiveth iniquity, and passeth by the transgression of the remnant of his heritage? He retaineth not his anger for ever, because he delighteth in loving-kindness.
Blessed they that mourn, for they shall be comforted.