Psalms 142

Psalms 142:1  
I cry with my voice to Yahweh. With my voice, I ask Yahweh for mercy.

Psalms 142:2  
I pour out my complaint before him. I tell him my troubles.

Psalms 142:3  
When my spirit was overwhelmed within me, you knew my route. On the path in which I walk, they have hidden a snare for me.

Psalms 142:4  
Look on my right, and see; for there is no one who is concerned for me. Refuge has fled from me. No one cares for my soul.

Psalms 142:5  
I cried to you, Yahweh. I said, “You are my refuge, my portion in the land of the living.”

Psalms 142:6  
Listen to my cry, for I am in desperate need. Deliver me from my persecutors, for they are too strong for me.

Psalms 142:7  
Bring my soul out of prison, that I may give thanks to your name. The righteous will surround me, for you will be good to me.

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