Return, O Lord, rescue my soul; Save me because of Your lovingkindness.
Arise, O Lord, confront him, bring him low; Deliver my soul from the wicked with Your sword,
Deliver my soul from the sword, My only life from the power of the dog.
Do not remember the sins of my youth or my transgressions; According to Your lovingkindness remember me, For Your goodness’ sake, O Lord.
But as for me, my prayer is to You, O Lord, at an acceptable time; O God, in the greatness of Your lovingkindness, Answer me with Your saving truth.
Do not remember the iniquities of our forefathers against us; Let Your compassion come quickly to meet us, For we are brought very low.
O God of hosts, turn again now, we beseech You; Look down from heaven and see, and take care of this vine,
For Your lovingkindness toward me is great, And You have delivered my soul from the depths of Sheol.
Do return, O Lord; how long will it be? And be sorry for Your servants.
Then I called upon the name of the Lord: “O Lord, I beseech You, save my life!”
For You have rescued my soul from death, My eyes from tears, My feet from stumbling.
Deliver my soul, O Lord, from lying lips, From a deceitful tongue.
The Lord will protect you from all evil; He will keep your soul.
“Lo, for my own welfare I had great bitterness; It is You who has kept my soul from the pit of nothingness, For You have cast all my sins behind Your back.
O my God, incline Your ear and hear! Open Your eyes and see our desolations and the city which is called by Your name; for we are not presenting our supplications before You on account of any merits of our own, but on account of Your great compassion.
“From the days of your fathers you have turned aside from My statutes and have not kept them. Return to Me, and I will return to you,” says the Lord of hosts. “But you say, ‘How shall we return?’
to the praise of the glory of His grace, which He freely bestowed on us in the Beloved.
so that in the ages to come He might show the surpassing riches of His grace in kindness toward us in Christ Jesus.