How happy is the one whose transgression is forgiven, whose sin is covered!
How happy is the man the Lord does not charge with sin, and in whose spirit is no deceit!
When I kept silent,a my bones became brittle from my groaning all day long.
For day and night Your hand was heavy on me; my strength was drainedb as in the summer's heat. Selah
Then I acknowledged my sin to You and did not conceal my iniquity. I said, "I will confess my transgressions to the Lord," and You took away the guilt of my sin. Selah
Therefore let everyone who is faithful pray to You at a time that You may be found.c When great floodwaters come, they will not reach him.