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A Cry for God to Help Quickly

For the director of music. A psalm of David. ·To help people remember [For remembrance; or For a memorial offering].

70 God, ·come quickly and save [L protect] me.
    Lord, hurry to help me.
Let those who are ·trying to kill me [L seeking my life]
    be ashamed and ·disgraced [scorned; reproached].
Let those who want to hurt me
    ·run away [L turn back] in disgrace.
Let those who ·make fun of me [L say, “Aha, Aha!”]
    ·stop [withdraw] because of their shame.
But let all those who ·worship [L seek] you
    rejoice and be glad.
Let those who love your ·salvation [victory]
    always say, “·Praise the greatness of [Magnify] God.”
I am poor and ·helpless [needy];
    God, hurry to me.
You ·help me and save me [L are my helper and my rescuer].
    Lord, do not ·wait [delay].