Psalm 123 New International Version (NIV)
A song of ascents.
1 I lift up my eyes to you,
3 Have mercy on us, Lord, have mercy on us,
Psalm 123 King James Version (KJV)
123 Unto thee lift I up mine eyes, O thou that dwellest in the heavens.
2 Behold, as the eyes of servants look unto the hand of their masters, and as the eyes of a maiden unto the hand of her mistress; so our eyes wait upon the Lord our God, until that he have mercy upon us.
3 Have mercy upon us, O Lord, have mercy upon us: for we are exceedingly filled with contempt.
4 Our soul is exceedingly filled with the scorning of those that are at ease, and with the contempt of the proud.
Psalm 123 New King James Version (NKJV)
Prayer for Relief from Contempt
A Song of Ascents.
123 Unto You I lift up my eyes,
3 Have mercy on us, O Lord, have mercy on us!
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