Psalm 101 CSB

A Vow of Integrity

A Davidic psalm.

1 I will sing of faithful love and justice; I will sing praise to You, Lord.

References for Psalms 101:1

      2 I will pay attention to the way of integrity. When will You come to me? I will live with integrity of heart in my house.
      3 I will not set anything godless before my eyes. I hate the doing of transgression; it will not cling to me.
      4 A devious heart will be far from me; I will not be involved witha evil.

      References for Psalms 101:4

          5 I will destroy anyone who secretly slanders his neighbor; I cannot tolerate anyone with haughty eyes or an arrogant heart.b

          References for Psalms 101:5

              6 My eyes [favor] the faithful of the land so that they may sit down with me. The one who follows the way of integrity may serve me.
              7 No one who acts deceitfully will live in my palace; no one who tells liesc will remain in my presence.d

              References for Psalms 101:7

                • c 101:7 - Ps 31:18; 52:3; 63:11
                • d 101:7 - Lit in front of my eyes
                  8 Every morning I will destroy all the wicked of the land, eliminating all evildoerse from the Lord's city.

                  References for Psalms 101:8