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Psalm 43

Prayer for Rescue.

1Judge and vindicate me, O God; plead my case against an ungodly nation.
O rescue me from the deceitful and unjust man!

For You are the God of my strength [my stronghold—in whom I take refuge]; why have You rejected me?
Why do I go mourning because of the oppression of the enemy?


O send out Your light and Your truth, let them lead me;
Let them bring me to Your holy hill
And to Your dwelling places.

Then I will go to the altar of God,
To God, my exceeding joy;
With the lyre I will praise You, O God, my God!


Why are you in despair, O my soul?
And why are you restless and disturbed within me?
Hope in God and wait expectantly for Him, for I shall again praise Him,
The [a]help of my [sad] countenance and my God.

Notas al pie

  1. Psalm 43:5 Or saving acts of.

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Salmos 43

1¡Hazme justicia, oh Dios!
    Defiende mi causa frente a esta nación impía;
    líbrame de gente mentirosa y perversa.
Tú eres mi Dios y mi fortaleza:
    ¿Por qué me has rechazado?
¿Por qué debo andar de luto
    y oprimido por el enemigo?
Envía tu luz y tu verdad;
    que ellas me guíen a tu monte santo,
    que me lleven al lugar donde tú habitas.
Llegaré entonces al altar de Dios,
    del Dios de mi alegría y mi deleite,
y allí, oh Dios, mi Dios,
    te alabaré al son del arpa.

¿Por qué voy a inquietarme?
    ¿Por qué me voy a angustiar?
En Dios pondré mi esperanza,
    y todavía lo alabaré.
    ¡Él es mi Salvador y mi Dios!