1 Judge me, O God, and defend my cause against
the unmerciful people: deliver me from the deceitful
and wicked man.
2 For thou art the God of my strength: why hast
thou put me away? why go I so mourning, when the
enemy oppressed me?
3 Send thy light and thy truth: let them lead
me: let them bring me unto thine holy Mountain,
and to thy Tabernacles.
4 Then will I go unto the altar of God, even unto
the God of my joy and gladness: and upon the harp
will I give thanks unto thee, O God my God.
5 Why art thou cast down, my soul? and why
art thou disquieted within me: wait on God: for I
will yet give him thanks, he is my present help and