|To the chief Musician upon Jonath-elem-rechokim, Michtam
of David, when
the Philistines took him in Gath.
|1||Be merciful unto me,
O God: for man would swallow me up; he fighting daily oppresseth me.
||man would swallow me up|
|2||Mine enemies would
daily swallow me up: for they be many that fight
O thou most High.
|3||What time I am
afraid, I will trust in thee.
|4||In God I will praise
his word, in God I have put my trust; I will not fear what flesh can do
|5||Every day they wrest
my words: all their thoughts are against me for evil.
themselves together, they hide themselves, they mark my steps, when
wait for my soul.
|7||Shall they escape by
iniquity? in thine anger cast down the people, O God.
|8||Thou tellest my
wanderings: put thou my tears into thy bottle: are they not in
||tears into thy bottle in thy book|
|9||When I cry unto
thee, then shall mine enemies turn back: this I know; for God
is for me.
|10||In God will I praise
his word: in the LORD will I praise his word.
|11||In God have I put my
trust: I will not be afraid what man can do unto me.
|12||Thy vows are
upon me, O God: I will render praises unto thee.
|13||For thou hast
delivered my soul from death: wilt not thou deliver my
from falling, that I may walk before God in the light of the living?
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