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My enemies have hunted me down and completely defeated me. They have put me in a dark prison, and I am like those who died long ago.
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For the enemy hath persecuted my soul: he hath brought down my life to the earth. He hath made me to dwell in darkness as those that have been dead of old:
Psalm 7:1,2 The psalm of David, which he sung to the Lord, for the words of Chusi, the son of Jemini.  O Lord, my God, in thee have I put my trust; save me from all them that persecute me, and deliver me. . . .
Psalm 17:9-13 From the face of the wicked who have afflicted me. My enemies have surrounded my soul: . . .
Psalm 35:4 Let them be confounded and ashamed that seek after my soul. Let them be turned back and be confounded that devise evil against me.
Psalm 54:3 For strangers have risen up against me; and the mighty have sought after my soul: and they have not set God before their eyes.
Psalm 142:6 Attend to my supplication: for I am brought very low. Deliver me from my persecutors; for they are stronger than I.
Psalm 7:5 Let the enemy pursue my soul, and take it, and tread down my life, on the earth, and bring down my glory to the dust.
2 Samuel 2:22 And again Abner said to Asael: Go off, and do not follow me, lest I be obliged to stab thee to the ground, and I shall not be able to hold up my face to Joab thy brother.
2 Samuel 18:11 And Joab said to the man that told him: If thou sawest him, why didst thou not stab him to the ground, and I would have given thee ten sicles of silver, and a belt?
Psalm 31:12,13 I am forgotten as one dead from the heart. I am become as a vessel that is destroyed. . . .
Psalm 88:4-6 I am counted among them that go down to the pit: I am become as a man without help, . . .
Ezekiel 37:11 And he said to me: Son of man: All these bones are the house of Israel: they say: Our bones are dried up, and our hope is lost, and we are cut off.
ContextI Stretch Out My Hands to You
…2And enter not into judgment with thy servant: for in thy sight no man living shall be justified. 3For the enemy hath persecuted my soul: he hath brought down my life to the earth. He hath made me to dwell in darkness as those that have been dead of old:4And my spirit is in anguish within me: my heart within me is troubled.…
For our soul is humbled down to the dust: our belly cleaveth to the earth.
At the voice of the enemy, and at the tribulation of the sinner. For they have cast iniquities upon me: and in wrath they were troublesome to me.
Have regard to thy covenant: for they that are the obscure of the earth have been filled with dwellings of iniquity.
They have laid me in the lower pit: in the dark places, and in the shadow of death.
Such as sat in darkness and in the shadow of death: bound in want and in iron.
Beth. He hath set me in dark places as those that are dead for ever.
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