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:
Be favorable unto me, O God, according to thy lovingkindness, And, in the multitude of thy compassions, blot out my transgressions;
Turn thyself unto me, and show me favour, - As is befitting, to the lovers of thy Name.
Have regard! answer me O Yahweh my God, - Light up mine eyes, lest I sleep on into death:
Behold my foes, for they abound, - and, with the hatred of violence, do they hate me.
[RESH] Behold mine affliction, and rescue me, For, thy law, have I not forgotten.
Attend thou unto my loud cry, for I am brought very low, - Rescue me from my pursuers, for they are stronger than I.
Now, therefore, O our God - the GOD great, mighty, and fearful - keeping the covenant and the lovingkindness, let not all the trouble seem little before thee, which hath come upon us - on our kings, on our rulers, and on our priests, and on our prophets, and on our fathers, and on all thy people, - from the days of the kings of Assyria, until this day.
Her impurity, is in her skirts, She hath not remembered her hereafter, Therefore hath she come down wonderfully, none to comfort her, - Behold, O Yahweh, my humiliation, that the foe, hath made himself great.
O Yahweh! thou hast lifted, out of hades, my soul, Thou hast brought me back to life, from among those who were going down to the pit.
For thou hast rescued my soul from death, Wilt thou not rescue my feet from stumbling? That I may walk to and fro, before God, In the light of life.
For, thy lovingkindness, is great towards me, And thou hast rescued my soul from Hades beneath.
All manner of food, their soul abhorreth, and so they draw near unto the gates of death,
The meshes of death encompassed me, and the distresses of hades, came upon me, Peril and sorrow, I found;
I, said - In the noontide of my days, I must enter the gates of hades, - I am deprived of the residue of ray years!
Now there were there, six stone water-vessels, placed, according to the purification of the Jews; holding each, two or three measures.
To the end the Name of Yahweh, might be celebrated in Zion, And his praise in Jerusalem: