A Prayer For Rescue

11 Vindicate me, O God, and plead my case against an ungodly nation; O deliver me from the deceitful and unjust man!

11 Judge me, O God, and plead my cause against an ungodly nation: O deliver me from the deceitful and unjust man.

11 Vindicate me, God, and defend my cause against an ungodly nation; rescue me from the deceitful and unjust man.

11 You be my judge, God, and plead my case against an unholy nation; rescue me from the deceitful and unjust man.

11 Judge and vindicate me, O God; plead and defend my cause against an ungodly nation. O deliver me from the deceitful and unjust man!

22 For You are the God of my strength; why have You rejected me? Why do I go mourning because of the oppression of the enemy?

22 For thou art the God of my strength: why dost thou cast me off? why go I mourning because of the oppression of the enemy?

22 For You are the God of my refuge. Why have You rejected me? Why must I go about in sorrow because of the enemy's oppression?

22 Since you are the God who strengthens me, why have you forsaken me? Why do I go around mourning under the enemy's oppression?"

22 For You are the God of my strength [my Stronghold -- "in Whom I take refuge]; why have You cast me off? Why go I mourning because of the oppression of the enemy?

33 O send out Your light and Your truth, let them lead me; Let them bring me to Your holy hill And to Your dwelling places.

33 O send out thy light and thy truth: let them lead me; let them bring me unto thy holy hill, and to thy tabernacles.

33 Send Your light and Your truth; let them lead me. Let them bring me to Your holy mountain, to Your dwelling place.

33 Send forth your light and your truth so they may guide me. Let them bring me to your holy mountain and to your dwelling places.

33 O send out Your light and Your truth, let them lead me; let them bring me to Your holy hill and to Your dwelling.

44 Then I will go to the altar of God, To God my exceeding joy; And upon the lyre I shall praise You, O God, my God.

44 Then will I go unto the altar of God, unto God my exceeding joy: yea, upon the harp will I praise thee, O God my God.

44 Then I will come to the altar of God, to God, my greatest joy. I will praise You with the lyre, God, my God.

44 Then I will approach the altar of God, even to God in whom my joy finds its source. Then I will praise you with the lyre, God, my God,

44 Then will I go to the altar of God, to God, my exceeding joy; yes, with the lyre will I praise You, O God, my God!

55 Why are you in despair, O my soul? And why are you disturbed within me? Hope in God, for I shall again praise Him, The help of my countenance and my God.

55 Why art thou cast down, O my soul? and why art thou disquieted within me? hope in God: for I shall yet praise him, who is the health of my countenance, and my God.

55 Why am I so depressed? Why this turmoil within me? Put your hope in God, for I will still praise Him, my Savior and my God.

55 Why are you in despair, my soul? Why are you disturbed within me? Hope in God, because I will praise him once again, since his presence saves me and he is my God. To the Director: An instruction of the Sons of Korah.

55 Why are you cast down, O my inner self? And why should you moan over me and be disquieted within me? Hope in God and wait expectantly for Him, for I shall yet praise Him, Who is the help of my [sad] countenance, and my God.



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