Salmos 57

1 Have mercy on me, my God, have mercy on me, ¶ for in you I take refuge. ¶ I will take refuge in the shadow of your wings ¶ until the disaster has passed.

2 I cry out to God Most High, ¶ to God, who vindicates me.

3 He sends from heaven and saves me, rebuking those who hotly pursue me — [^1] God sends forth his love and his faithfulness.

4 I am in the midst of lions; ¶ I am forced to dwell among ravenous beasts — ¶ men whose teeth are spears and arrows, ¶ whose tongues are sharp swords.

5 Be exalted, O God, above the heavens; ¶ let your glory be over all the earth.

6 They spread a net for my feet — ¶ I was bowed down in distress. ¶ They dug a pit in my path — ¶ but they have fallen into it themselves.

7 My heart, O God, is steadfast, ¶ my heart is steadfast; ¶ I will sing and make music.

8 Awake, my soul! Awake, harp and lyre! ¶ I will awaken the dawn.

9 I will praise you, Lord, among the nations; ¶ I will sing of you among the peoples.

10 For great is your love, reaching to the heavens; your faithfulness reaches to the skies.

11 Be exalted, O God, above the heavens; ¶ let your glory be over all the earth.

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