Be merciful unto me, O God; for man would swallow me up: All the day long he fighting oppresseth me.
Preserve me, O God; for in thee do I take refuge.
When evil-doers came upon me to eat up my flesh, Even mine adversaries and my foes, they stumbled and fell.
Be merciful unto me, O God, be merciful unto me; For my soul taketh refuge in thee: Yea, in the shadow of thy wings will I take refuge, Until these calamities be overpast.
But as for me, my prayer is unto thee, O Jehovah, in an acceptable time: O God, in the abundance of thy lovingkindness, Answer me in the truth of thy salvation.
And the servants of Achish said unto him, Is not this David the king of the land? did they not sing one to another of him in dances, saying, Saul hath slain his thousands, And David his ten thousands?
But he princes of the Philistines were wroth with him; and the princes of the Philistines said unto him, Make the man return, that he may go back to his place where thou hast appointed him, and let him not go down with us to battle, lest in the battle he become an adversary to us: for wherewith should this fellow reconcile himself unto his lord? should it not be with the heads of these men?
Thou wilt make them as a fiery furnace in the time of thine anger: Jehovah will swallow them up in his wrath, And the fire shall devour them.
Have mercy upon me, O Jehovah, for I am in distress: Mine eye wasteth away with grief, yea , my soul and my body.
Let them not say in their heart, Aha, so would we have it: Let them not say, We have swallowed him up.
Do ye indeed in silence speak righteousness? Do ye judge uprightly, O ye sons of men?
Deliver me from mine enemies, O my God: Set me on high from them that rise up against me.
My God with his lovingkindness will meet me: God will let me see my desire upon mine enemies.
O God thou hast cast us off, thou hast broken us down; Thou hast been angry; oh restore us again.
The earth opened and swallowed up Dathan, And covered the company of Abiram.
Then they had swallowed us up alive, When their wrath was kindled against us;
But overthrew Pharaoh and his host in the Red Sea; For his lovingkindness endureth for ever:
To him that smote great kings; For his lovingkindness endureth for ever;
And in thy lovingkindness cut off mine enemies, And destroy all them that afflict my soul; For I am thy servant.
Let us swallow them up alive as Sheol, And whole, as those that go down into the pit;
The Lord hath swallowed up all the habitations of Jacob, and hath not pitied: He hath thrown down in his wrath the strongholds of the daughter of Judah; He hath brought them down to the ground; he hath profaned the kingdom and the princes thereof.
The Lord is become as an enemy, he hath swallowed up Israel; He hath swallowed up all her palaces, he hath destroyed his strongholds; And he hath multiplied in the daughter of Judah mourning and lamentation.
All thine enemies have opened their mouth wide against thee; They hiss and gnash the teeth; they say, We have swallowed her up; Certainly this is the day that we looked for; we have found, we have seen it.
Israel is swallowed up: now are they among the nations as a vessel wherein none delighteth.
But when this corruptible shall have put on incorruption, and this mortal shall have put on immortality, then shall come to pass the saying that is written, Death is swallowed up in victory.