Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Have mercy upon me, O LORD; consider my trouble which I suffer of them that hate me, thou that liftest me up from the gates of death:
Have mercy upon me, O God, according to thy loving kindness. According to the multitude of thy tender mercies blot out my transgressions.
Turn thee to me, and have mercy upon me, as thou used to do to those who love thy name.
Consider [and] answer me, O LORD my God. Lighten my eyes, lest I sleep the death,
Consider my enemies, for they are many. And they hate me with cruel hatred.
Consider my affliction, and deliver me, for I do not forget thy law.
Attend to my cry, for I am brought very low. Deliver me from my persecutors, for they are stronger than I.
Now therefore, our God, the great, the mighty, and the awesome God, who keeps covenant and loving kindness, let not all the travail seem little before thee, that has come upon us, on our kings, on our rulers, and on our priests, an
O LORD, thou have brought up my soul from Sheol. Thou have kept me alive, that I should not go down to the pit.
For thou have delivered my soul from death, and my feet from falling, that I may walk before God in the light of the living.
For great is thy loving kindness toward me, and thou have delivered my soul from the lowest Sheol.
Their soul abhors all manner of food, and they draw near to the gates of death.
The cords of death encompassed me, and the pains of Sheol got hold upon me. I found trouble and sorrow.
I said, In the noontide of my days I shall go into the gates of Sheol. I am deprived of the residue of my years.
Now there were six stone water pots laying there in accordance with the purification of the Jews, containing two or three measures each.
that men may declare the name of LORD in Zion, and his praise in Jerusalem,