Psalm 6 Young’s Literal Translation

A Prayer for Mercy in Time of Trouble

6 1  O Jehovah, in Thine anger reprove me not, Nor in Thy fury chastise me. 2  Favour me, O Jehovah, for I 'am' weak, Heal me, O Jehovah, For troubled have been my bones, 3  And my soul hath been troubled greatly, And Thou, O Jehovah, till when? 4  Turn back, O Jehovah, draw out my soul, Save me for Thy kindness' sake. 5  For there is not in death Thy memorial, In Sheol, who doth give thanks to Thee? 6  I have been weary with my sighing, I meditate through all the night 'on' my bed, With my tear my couch I waste. 7  Old from provocation is mine eye, It is old because of all mine adversaries,

8  Turn from me all ye workers of iniquity, For Jehovah heard the voice of my weeping, 9  Jehovah hath heard my supplication, Jehovah my prayer receiveth. 10  Ashamed and troubled greatly are all mine enemies, They turn back—ashamed 'in' a moment!

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