15 (A)What shall I say?
[a]For He has spoken to me, and He Himself has done it;
I will (B)walk [b]quietly all my years because of the (C)bitterness of my soul.
16 Lord, (D)by these things people live,
And in all these is the life of my spirit;
[c](E)Restore me to health and (F)let me live!
17 Behold, for my own welfare I had great bitterness;
But You have [d](G)kept my soul from the pit of [e]nothingness,
For You have (H)hurled all my sins behind Your back.

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  1. Isaiah 38:15 Targum and DSS And what shall I say for He
  2. Isaiah 38:15 Or slowly
  3. Isaiah 38:16 Lit You will
  4. Isaiah 38:17 As in some ancient versions; MT loved
  5. Isaiah 38:17 Or destruction

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