- Be merciful to me, O God, for man would swallow me up;
Fighting all day he oppresses me.
- My enemies would hound me all day,
for there are many who fight against me, O Most High.
- Whenever I am afraid,
I will trust in You.
- In God (I will praise His word),
In God I have put my trust;
I will not fear.
What can flesh do to me?
- All day they twist my words;
all their thoughts are against me for evil.
- They gather together,