Context3Be gracious to us, O LORD, be gracious to us,
For we are greatly filled with contempt.
4Our soul is greatly filled
Parallel VersesAmerican Standard Version
Have mercy upon us, O Jehovah, have mercy upon us; For we are exceedingly filled with contempt.
Have mercy on us, O Lord, have mercy on us: for we are greatly filled with contempt.
Darby Bible Translation
Be gracious unto us, O Jehovah, be gracious unto us; for we are exceedingly filled with contempt.
English Revised Version
Have mercy upon us, O LORD, have mercy upon us: for we are exceedingly filled with contempt.
Webster's Bible Translation
Have mercy upon us, O LORD, have mercy upon us; for we are exceedingly filled with contempt.
World English Bible
Have mercy on us, Yahweh, have mercy on us, for we have endured much contempt.
Young's Literal Translation
Favour us, O Jehovah, favour us, For greatly have we been filled with contempt,
LibraryBut Concerning True Patience, Worthy of the Name of this virtue...
12. But concerning true patience, worthy of the name of this virtue, whence it is to be had, must now be inquired. For there are some  who attribute it to the strength of the human will, not which it hath by Divine assistance, but which it hath of free-will. Now this error is a proud one: for it is the error of them which abound, of whom it is said in the Psalm, "A scornful reproof to them which abound, and a despising to the proud."  It is not therefore that "patience of the poor" which …
St. Augustine—On Patience
Parable of the Pharisee and Publican.
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