71 iIn you, O Lord, do I take refuge;
3 Be to me a rock of jrefuge,
you have kgiven the command to save me,
for you are my lrock and my fortress.
4 mRescue me, O my God, from the hand of the wicked,
5 For you, O Lord, are my nhope,
6 Upon you I have leaned ofrom before my birth;
you are he who ptook me from my mother's womb.
7 I have been as qa portent to many,
8 My rmouth is filled with your praise,
9 sDo not cast me off in the time of old age;
12 O God, be not vfar from me;
O my God, wmake haste to help me!
13 May my accusers be xput to shame and consumed;
ywith scorn and disgrace may they be covered
who zseek my hurt.
14 But I will ahope continually
and will bpraise you yet more and more.
15 My cmouth will tell of your righteous acts,
for dtheir number is past my knowledge.
18 So even to eold age and gray hairs,
O God, fdo not forsake me,
19 Your grighteousness, O God,
You who have done hgreat things,
O God, iwho is like you?
20 You who have jmade me see many troubles and calamities
will krevive me again;
22 I will also praise you with lthe harp
O mHoly One of Israel.
my soul also, which you have nredeemed.
24 And my otongue will talk of your righteous help all the day long,
for they have been pput to shame and disappointed