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Psalm 17


Psalm 17:1 Hear a just cause, O Lord, give heed to my cry; Give ear to my prayer, which is not from deceitful lips.
Psalm 17:2 Let my judgment come forth from Your presence; Let Your eyes look with equity.
Psalm 17:3 You have tried my heart; You have visited me by night; You have tested me and You find nothing; I have purposed that my mouth will not transgress.
Psalm 17:4 As for the deeds of men, by the word of Your lips I have kept from the paths of the violent.
Psalm 17:5 My steps have held fast to Your paths. My feet have not slipped.
Psalm 17:6 I have called upon You, for You will answer me, O God; Incline Your ear to me, hear my speech.
Psalm 17:7 Wondrously show Your lovingkindness, O Savior of those who take refuge at Your right hand From those who rise up against them.
Psalm 17:8 Keep me as the apple of the eye; Hide me in the shadow of Your wings
Psalm 17:9 From the wicked who despoil me, My deadly enemies who surround me.
Psalm 17:10 They have closed their unfeeling heart, With their mouth they speak proudly.
Psalm 17:11 They have now surrounded us in our steps; They set their eyes to cast us down to the ground.
Psalm 17:12 He is like a lion that is eager to tear, And as a young lion lurking in hiding places.
Psalm 17:13 Arise, O Lord, confront him, bring him low; Deliver my soul from the wicked with Your sword,
Psalm 17:14 From men with Your hand, O Lord, From men of the world, whose portion is in this life, And whose belly You fill with Your treasure; They are satisfied with children, And leave their abundance to their babes.
Psalm 17:15 As for me, I shall behold Your face in righteousness; I will be satisfied with Your likeness when I awake.



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Psalm 17:1 Hear the right, O LORD, attend unto my cry, give ear unto my prayer, that goeth not out of feigned lips. Psalm 17:1 Hear a just cause, O Lord, give heed to my cry; Give ear to my prayer, which is not from deceitful lips. Psalm 17:1 προσευχὴ τοῦ Δαυιδ εἰσάκουσον κύριε τῆς δικαιοσύνης μου πρόσχες τῇ δεήσει μου ἐνώτισαι τῆς προσευχῆς μου οὐκ ἐν χείλεσιν δολίοις
Psalm 17:2 Let my sentence come forth from thy presence; let thine eyes behold the things that are equal. Psalm 17:2 Let my judgment come forth from Your presence; Let Your eyes look with equity. Psalm 17:2 ἐκ προσώπου σου τὸ κρίμα μου ἐξέλθοι οἱ ὀφθαλμοί μου ἰδέτωσαν εὐθύτητας
Psalm 17:3 Thou hast proved mine heart; thou hast visited me in the night; thou hast tried me, and shalt find nothing; I am purposed that my mouth shall not transgress. Psalm 17:3 You have tried my heart; You have visited me by night; You have tested me and You find nothing; I have purposed that my mouth will not transgress. Psalm 17:3 ἐδοκίμασας τὴν καρδίαν μου ἐπεσκέψω νυκτός ἐπύρωσάς με καὶ οὐχ εὑρέθη ἐν ἐμοὶ ἀδικία
Psalm 17:4 Concerning the works of men, by the word of thy lips I have kept me from the paths of the destroyer. Psalm 17:4 As for the deeds of men, by the word of Your lips I have kept from the paths of the violent. Psalm 17:4 ὅπως ἂν μὴ λαλήσῃ τὸ στόμα μου τὰ ἔργα τῶν ἀνθρώπων διὰ τοὺς λόγους τῶν χειλέων σου ἐγὼ ἐφύλαξα ὁδοὺς σκληράς
Psalm 17:5 Hold up my goings in thy paths, that my footsteps slip not. Psalm 17:5 My steps have held fast to Your paths. My feet have not slipped. Psalm 17:5 κατάρτισαι τὰ διαβήματά μου ἐν ταῖς τρίβοις σου ἵνα μὴ σαλευθῶσιν τὰ διαβήματά μου
Psalm 17:6 I have called upon thee, for thou wilt hear me, O God: incline thine ear unto me, and hear my speech. Psalm 17:6 I have called upon You, for You will answer me, O God; Incline Your ear to me, hear my speech. Psalm 17:6 ἐγὼ ἐκέκραξα ὅτι ἐπήκουσάς μου ὁ θεός κλῖνον τὸ οὖς σου ἐμοὶ καὶ εἰσάκουσον τῶν ῥημάτων μου
Psalm 17:7 Shew thy marvellous lovingkindness, O thou that savest by thy right hand them which put their trust in thee from those that rise up against them. Psalm 17:7 Wondrously show Your lovingkindness, O Savior of those who take refuge at Your right hand From those who rise up against them. Psalm 17:7 θαυμάστωσον τὰ ἐλέη σου ὁ σῴζων τοὺς ἐλπίζοντας ἐπὶ σὲ ἐκ τῶν ἀνθεστηκότων τῇ δεξιᾷ σου
Psalm 17:8 Keep me as the apple of the eye, hide me under the shadow of thy wings, Psalm 17:8 Keep me as the apple of the eye; Hide me in the shadow of Your wings Psalm 17:8 φύλαξόν με ὡς κόραν ὀφθαλμοῦ ἐν σκέπῃ τῶν πτερύγων σου σκεπάσεις με
Psalm 17:9 From the wicked that oppress me, from my deadly enemies, who compass me about. Psalm 17:9 From the wicked who despoil me, My deadly enemies who surround me. Psalm 17:9 ἀπὸ προσώπου ἀσεβῶν τῶν ταλαιπωρησάντων με οἱ ἐχθροί μου τὴν ψυχήν μου περιέσχον
Psalm 17:10 They are inclosed in their own fat: with their mouth they speak proudly. Psalm 17:10 They have closed their unfeeling heart, With their mouth they speak proudly. Psalm 17:10 τὸ στέαρ αὐτῶν συνέκλεισαν τὸ στόμα αὐτῶν ἐλάλησεν ὑπερηφανίαν
Psalm 17:11 They have now compassed us in our steps: they have set their eyes bowing down to the earth; Psalm 17:11 They have now surrounded us in our steps; They set their eyes to cast us down to the ground. Psalm 17:11 ἐκβάλλοντές με νυνὶ περιεκύκλωσάν με τοὺς ὀφθαλμοὺς αὐτῶν ἔθεντο ἐκκλῖναι ἐν τῇ γῇ
Psalm 17:12 Like as a lion that is greedy of his prey, and as it were a young lion lurking in secret places. Psalm 17:12 He is like a lion that is eager to tear, And as a young lion lurking in hiding places. Psalm 17:12 ὑπέλαβόν με ὡσεὶ λέων ἕτοιμος εἰς θήραν καὶ ὡσεὶ σκύμνος οἰκῶν ἐν ἀποκρύφοις
Psalm 17 13 Arise, O LORD, disappoint him, cast him down: deliver my soul from the wicked, which is thy sword Psalm 17:13 Arise, O Lord, confront him, bring him low; Deliver my soul from the wicked with Your sword, Psalm 17:13 ἀνάστηθι κύριε πρόφθασον αὐτοὺς καὶ ὑποσκέλισον αὐτούς ῥῦσαι τὴν ψυχήν μου ἀπὸ ἀσεβοῦς ῥομφαίαν σου ἀπὸ ἐχθρῶν τῆς χειρός σου
Psalm 17:14 From men which are thy hand, O LORD, from men of the world, which have their portion in this life, and whose belly thou fillest with thy hid treasure: they are full of children, and leave the rest of their substance to their babes. Psalm 17:14 From men with Your hand, O Lord, From men of the world, whose portion is in this life, And whose belly You fill with Your treasure; They are satisfied with children, And leave their abundance to their babes. Psalm 17:14 κύριε ἀπὸ ὀλίγων ἀπὸ γῆς διαμέρισον αὐτοὺς ἐν τῇ ζωῇ αὐτῶν καὶ τῶν κεκρυμμένων σου ἐπλήσθη ἡ γαστὴρ αὐτῶν ἐχορτάσθησαν υἱῶν καὶ ἀφῆκαν τὰ κατάλοιπα τοῖς νηπίοις αὐτῶν
Psalm 17:15 As for me, I will behold thy face in righteousness: I shall be satisfied, when I awake, with thy likeness. Psalm 17:15 As for me, I shall behold Your face in righteousness; I will be satisfied with Your likeness when I awake. Psalm 17:15 ἐγὼ δὲ ἐν δικαιοσύνῃ ὀφθήσομαι τῷ προσώπῳ σου χορτασθήσομαι ἐν τῷ ὀφθῆναι τὴν δόξαν σου

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