Udiah (witness to Yah)

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Author's Rendition of Psalm 13


A Psalm of David

How long will You forget me, O Lord, forever?
How long 'til I behold Your face, never?
How long shall I take counsel in my soul
Having day by day in my heart sorrow?

How long shall my enemy
Be exalted over me?

O Lord my God, consider and answer
Strengthen me, lest death be my enhancer
Lest my foe say, 'It's him I have conquered'
And my troublers rejoice when I'm wavered
But I have trusted in Thy compassion
My heart shall rejoice in Thy salvation

Unto the Lord will I sing
For the bounty He did bring









© 2011




Submitted: Monday, July 12, 2010
Edited: Tuesday, September 11, 2012

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