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Fortune

Fortune Ascend all you augurs and astrologers in agony but not antipathy Beings banished at the behest of barons and bureaucrats beyond Chance the chanting of your cadence clear into crystalline caves Divining the design of destiny; you dabble and … Continue reading

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Psalm 34 The Experienced Faithfulness of God

Psalm 34 Of David, when he feigned madness before Abimelech, so that he drove him out, and he went away. 1 I will bless the LORD at all times; his praise shall continually be in my mouth. 2 My soul … Continue reading

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Psalm 25: The Struggle of Faith From Aleph to Tav

Psalm 25 <Of David.> 1 To you, O LORD, I lift up my soul.  2 O my God, in you I trust; do not let me be put to shame; do not let my enemies exult over me.  3 Do … Continue reading

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Psalm 9 Praising the God of Justice and Might

 Psalm 9 <To the leader: according to Muth-labben. A Psalm of David.> I will give thanks to the LORD with my whole heart; I will tell of all your wonderful deeds. 2 I will be glad and exult in you; … Continue reading

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