Samekh.

113 I hate those who are 1double-minded, But I love Your 2law.
114 You are my 3hiding place and my 4shield; I 5wait for Your word.
115 6Depart from me, evildoers, That I may 7observe the commandments of my God.
116 8Sustain me according to Your word, that I may live; And 9do not let me be ashamed of my hope.
117 Uphold me that I may be 10safe, That I may 11have regard for Your statutes continually.
118 You have rejected all those 12who wander from Your statutes, For their deceitfulness is useless.
119 You have removed all the wicked of the earth like 13dross; Therefore I 14love Your testimonies.
120 My flesh 15trembles for fear of You, And I am 16afraid of Your judgments. Ayin.

Ayin.

121 I have 17done justice and righteousness; Do not leave me to my oppressors.
122 Be 18surety for Your servant for good; Do not let the arrogant 19oppress me.
123 My 20eyes fail with longing for Your salvation And for Your righteous word.
124 Deal with Your servant 21according to Your lovingkindness And 22teach me Your statutes.
125 23I am Your servant; 24give me understanding, That I may know Your testimonies.
126 It is time for the LORD to 25act, For they have broken Your law.
128 Therefore * I esteem right all Your 27precepts concerning everything, I 28hate every false way. Pe.

Pe.

130 The 31unfolding of Your words gives light; It gives 32understanding to the simple.
131 I 33opened my mouth wide and 34panted, For I 35longed for Your commandments.
132 36Turn to me and be gracious to me, After Your manner with those who love Your name.
133 Establish my 37footsteps in Your word, And do not let any iniquity 38have dominion over me.
134 39Redeem me from the oppression of man, That I may keep Your precepts.
135 40Make Your face shine upon Your servant, And 41teach me Your statutes.
136 My eyes shed 42streams of water, Because they 43do not keep Your law. Tsadhe.

Tsadhe.

137 44Righteous are You, O LORD, And upright are Your judgments.
139 My 47zeal has consumed me, Because my adversaries have forgotten Your words.
140 Your 48word is very pure, Therefore Your servant 49loves it.
141 I am small and 50despised, Yet I do not 51forget Your precepts.
142 Your righteousness is an everlasting righteousness, And 52Your law is truth.
143 Trouble and anguish have come upon me, Yet Your commandments are my 53delight.
144 Your 54testimonies are righteous forever; 55Give me understanding that I may live. Qoph.

Qoph.

145 I cried 56with all my heart; answer me, O LORD! I will 57observe Your statutes.
146 I cried to You; 58save me And I shall keep Your testimonies.
147 I 59rise before dawn and cry for help; I wait for Your words.
148 My eyes anticipate the 60night watches, That I may 61meditate on Your word.
149 Hear my voice 62according to Your lovingkindness; 63Revive me, O LORD, according to Your ordinances.
150 Those who follow after wickedness draw near; They are far from Your law.
151 You are 64near, O LORD, And all Your commandments are 65truth.
152 Of old I have 66known from Your testimonies That You have founded them 67forever. Resh.

Resh.

153 68Look upon my 69affliction and rescue me, For I do not 70forget Your law.
154 71Plead my cause and 72redeem me; Revive me according to Your word.
155 Salvation is 73far from the wicked, For they 74do not seek Your statutes.
156 75Great are Your mercies, O LORD; Revive me according to Your ordinances.
157 Many are my 76persecutors and my adversaries, Yet I do not 77turn aside from Your testimonies.
158 I behold the 78treacherous and 79loathe them, Because they do not keep Your word.
159 Consider how I 80love Your precepts; 81Revive me, O LORD, according to Your lovingkindness.
160 The 82sum of Your word is 83truth, And every one of Your righteous ordinances 84is everlasting. Shin.

Shin.

161 85Princes persecute me without cause, But my heart 86stands in awe of Your words.
162 I 87rejoice at Your word, As one who 88finds great spoil.
163 I 89hate and despise falsehood, But I 90love Your law.
165 Those who love Your law have 92great peace, And 93nothing causes them to stumble.
166 I 94hope for Your salvation, O LORD, And do Your commandments.
167 My 95soul keeps Your testimonies, And I 96love them exceedingly.
168 I 97keep Your precepts and Your testimonies, For all my 98ways are before You. Tav.

Tav.

169 Let my 99cry come before You, O LORD; 100Give me understanding 101according to Your word.
170 Let my 102supplication come before You; 103Deliver me according to Your word.
171 Let my 104lips utter praise, For You 105teach me Your statutes.
172 Let my 106tongue sing of Your word, For all Your 107commandments are righteousness.
173 Let Your 108hand be ready to help me, For I have 109chosen Your precepts.
174 I 110long for Your salvation, O LORD, And Your law is my 111delight.
175 Let my 112soul live that it may praise You, And let Your ordinances help me.
176 I have 113gone astray like a lost sheep; seek Your servant, For I do 114not forget Your commandments.