A prayer for help
Why do you hide when there is trouble?
They use their
to take hold of weak people.
because they get the things that they want.
They think, ‘God will not give me any trouble.’
He does not
Nothing bad will ever happen to me or to my children.’
and he curses people.
The bad words that he speaks are very cruel,
and they hurt people.
so that he can jump out and catch people.
He watches in secret to find a weak person that he can kill.
He murders people who have done nothing wrong.
He waits there to catch a poor, weak person.
Like a hunter, he catches poor people in his
and he knocks them down to the ground.
The weak person falls down,
because the wicked person is too strong.
‘God will give me no trouble!
He does not even see what I do.’
Do something, God,
and knock down the wicked person!
Do not forget to help weak people.
They say to themselves,
‘God will not give me any trouble.’
You see how
You decide what to do about it.
The weak person
You take care of children who have no father.
Break it and take away his
so that he has to stop.
will not remain in his land.
of people who are
When they ask you to help them,
you make them feel strong.
and those who are poor and weak.
As a result, they will no longer be afraid.
No human on the earth can frighten them.