Psalm 18:3-5 Revised Standard Version (RSV)
3 I call upon the Lord, who is worthy to be praised,
and I am saved from my enemies.
4 The cords of death encompassed me,
the torrents of perdition assailed me;
5 the cords of Sheol entangled me,
the snares of death confronted me.
Revised Standard Version (RSV)
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