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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 will come upon me, and what I was afraid of will come to me.
And saying, I shall expire with my nest I shall multiply days as the sand.
And I said in my security, I shall not be moved forever.
In love to my soul delivered it from the pit
O Jehovah, thou broughtest up my soul from hades: thou didst save me alive from those going down to the pit
And he will bring me up from the pit of destruction, from the clay of mire, and he will set my feet upon a rock, preparing my goings.
For thy mercy is great upon me, and thou didst deliver my soul from hades below.
I was reckoned with those going down to the pit: I was as a man of no strength:
I shall go down to the cuttings off of the mountains; the earth, her bars about me forever: and thou wilt bring up my life from corruption, O Jehovah my God.
Thou hast cast
I, I am he wiping away thy transgressions for my sake, and I will not remember thy sins.
In the pride of the unjust he will burn the poor: they shall be taken in the devices that they purposed.
Thou didst lift up the iniquity of thy people, thou didst cover all their sin. Silence.
And they shall teach no more a man his neighbor and a man his brother, saying, Know Jehovah: for they all shall know me to their small and even to their great, says Jehovah: for I will forgive their iniquity, and to their sin I will have no more remembrance
Who is God as thee, lifting up iniquity and passing by transgression to the remnant of his inheritance? he held not his anger forever for he delighted in mercy.
Happy they suffering: for they shall be comforted.