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Psalm 69:1-2 Modern English Version (MEV)

Psalm 69

For the Music Director. To the melody of “Lilies.” A Psalm of David.

Save me, O God!
    For the waters have come up to my throat.
I sink in deep mire;
    there is no standing place;
I have come into the watery depths,
    and a stream overflows me.

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Psalm 69:1-2 New International Version (NIV)

Psalm 69[a]

For the director of music. To the tune of “Lilies.” Of David.

Save me, O God,
    for the waters have come up to my neck.
I sink in the miry depths,
    where there is no foothold.
I have come into the deep waters;
    the floods engulf me.


  1. Psalm 69:1 In Hebrew texts 69:1-36 is numbered 69:2-37.
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