Psalm 9:12; Psalm 82:3–4; Psalm 140:12

12  For he who wavenges blood is mindful of them;

he xdoes not forget the cry of the afflicted.


tGive justice to uthe weak and the fatherless;

vmaintain the right of the afflicted and the destitute.

wRescue the weak and the needy;

xdeliver them from the hand of the wicked.


12  I know that the Lord will pmaintain the cause of the afflicted,

and qwill execute justice for the needy.