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Psalm 131

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David, professing his humility,

A Song of Ascents. By David.

131:1 Yahweh, my heart isnít haughty, nor my eyes lofty;
nor do I concern myself with great matters,
or things too wonderful for me.

131:2 Surely I have stilled and quieted my soul,
like a weaned child with his mother,
like a weaned child is my soul within me.

exhorts Israel to trust in God.

131:3 Israel, hope in Yahweh,
from this time forth and forevermore.

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