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153 Look on my suffering(A) and deliver me,(B)
for I have not forgotten(C) your law.
154 Defend my cause(D) and redeem me;(E)
preserve my life(F) according to your promise.(G)
155 Salvation is far from the wicked,
for they do not seek out(H) your decrees.
156 Your compassion, Lord, is great;(I)
preserve my life(J) according to your laws.(K)
157 Many are the foes who persecute me,(L)
but I have not turned(M) from your statutes.
158 I look on the faithless with loathing,(N)
for they do not obey your word.(O)
159 See how I love your precepts;
preserve my life,(P) Lord, in accordance with your love.
160 All your words are true;
all your righteous laws are eternal.(Q)