Do not be far from me, because distress is near and there is no one to help.
Many bulls surround me; strong ones of Bashan encircle me.
They open their mouths against me-- lions, mauling and roaring.
I am poured out like water, and all my bones are disjointed; my heart is like wax, melting within me.
My strength is dried up like baked clay; my tongue sticks to the roof of my mouth. You put me into the dust of death.
For dogs have surrounded me; a gang of evildoers has closed in on me; they pierced my hands and my feet.
I can count all my bones; people look and stare at me.
They divided my garments among themselves, and they cast lots for my clothing.
But You, LORD, don't be far away. My strength, come quickly to help me.
For we do not have a high priest who is unable to sympathize with our weaknesses, but One who has been tested in every way as we are, yet without sin.
For my sins have flooded over my head; they are a burden too heavy for me to bear.
We all went astray like sheep; we all have turned to our own way; and the LORD has punished Him for the iniquity of us all.
"But the tax collector, standing far off, would not even raise his eyes to heaven but kept striking his chest and saying, 'God, turn Your wrath from me-- a sinner!'
I tell you, this one went down to his house justified rather than the other; because everyone who exalts himself will be humbled, but the one who humbles himself will be exalted."
For Christ also suffered for sins once for all, the righteous for the unrighteous, that He might bring you to God, after being put to death in the fleshly realm but made alive in the spiritual realm.
Who perceives his unintentional sins? Cleanse me from my hidden faults.
Those who hate me without cause are more numerous than the hairs of my head; my deceitful enemies, who would destroy me, are powerful. Though I did not steal, I must repay.
My flesh and my heart may fail, but God is the strength of my heart, my portion forever.
He said to his brothers, "My money has been returned! It's here in my bag." Their hearts sank. Trembling, they turned to one another and said, "What is this that God has done to us?"
People will faint from fear and expectation of the things that are coming on the world, because the celestial powers will be shaken.