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The Catholic Study Bible A special version of the New American Bible, with a wealth of background information useful to Catholics.

Chapter 120

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Prayer of a Returned Exile

1A song of ascents.

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The LORD answered me when I called in my distress: h Jon 2, 3 . 2 LORD, deliver me from lying lips, from treacherous tongues. i Ps 12, 3–5; Sir 51, 3 .

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3What will the Lord inflict on you, treacherous tongue, and what more besides?* 4A warrior's sharpened arrows and fiery coals of brushwood! j Pss 11, 6; 140, 11; Prv 16, 27 . *

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5Alas, I was an alien in Meshech,* I lived near the tents of Kedar! 6Too long did I live among those who hated peace. 7When I spoke of peace, they were for war. k Pss 35, 20; 140, 3–4 .

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h: Jon 2, 3 .

i: Ps 12, 3–5; Sir 51, 3 .

j: Pss 11, 6; 140, 11; Prv 16, 27 .

k: Pss 35, 20; 140, 3–4 .

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