89 1Forever, O LORD, Your word is settled in heaven.
90 Your 2faithfulness continues throughout all generations; You 3established the earth, and it 4stands.
91 They stand this day according to Your 5ordinances, For 6all things are Your servants.
92 If Your law had not been my 7delight, Then I would have perished 8in my affliction.
93 I will 9never * forget Your precepts, For by them You have 10revived me.
94 I am Yours, 11save me; For I have 12sought Your precepts.
95 The wicked 13wait for me to destroy me; I shall diligently consider Your testimonies.
96 I have seen a limit to all perfection; Your commandment is exceedingly broad. Mem.


97 O how I 14love Your law! It is my 15meditation all the day.
98 Your 16commandments make me wiser than my enemies, For they are ever mine.
99 I have more insight than all my teachers, For Your testimonies are my 17meditation.
101 I have 20restrained my feet from every evil way, That I may keep Your word.
102 I have not 21turned aside from Your ordinances, For You Yourself have taught me.
103 How 22sweet are Your words to my taste! Yes, sweeter than honey to my mouth!


105 Your word is a 25lamp to my feet And a light to my path.
106 I have 26sworn and I will confirm it, That I will keep Your righteous ordinances.
107 I am exceedingly * 27afflicted; 28Revive me, O LORD, according to Your word.
108 O accept the 29freewill offerings of my mouth, O LORD, And 30teach me Your ordinances.
109 My 31life is continually in my hand, Yet I do not 32forget Your law.
110 The wicked have 33laid a snare for me, Yet I have not 34gone astray from Your precepts.
111 I have 35inherited Your testimonies forever, For they are the 36joy of my heart.
112 I have 37inclined my heart to perform Your statutes Forever, even 38to the end. Samekh.


113 I hate those who are 39double-minded, But I love Your 40law.
114 You are my 41hiding place and my 42shield; I 43wait for Your word.
115 44Depart from me, evildoers, That I may 45observe the commandments of my God.
116 46Sustain me according to Your word, that I may live; And 47do not let me be ashamed of my hope.
117 Uphold me that I may be 48safe, That I may 49have regard for Your statutes continually.
118 You have rejected all those 50who wander from Your statutes, For their deceitfulness is useless.
119 You have removed all the wicked of the earth like 51dross; Therefore I 52love Your testimonies.
120 My flesh 53trembles for fear of You, And I am 54afraid of Your judgments. Ayin.


121 I have 55done justice and righteousness; Do not leave me to my oppressors.
122 Be 56surety for Your servant for good; Do not let the arrogant 57oppress me.
123 My 58eyes fail with longing for Your salvation And for Your righteous word.
124 Deal with Your servant 59according to Your lovingkindness And 60teach me Your statutes.
125 61I am Your servant; 62give me understanding, That I may know Your testimonies.
126 It is time for the LORD to 63act, For they have broken Your law.
128 Therefore * I esteem right all Your 65precepts concerning everything, I 66hate every false way. Pe.


130 The 69unfolding of Your words gives light; It gives 70understanding to the simple.
131 I 71opened my mouth wide and 72panted, For I 73longed for Your commandments.
132 74Turn to me and be gracious to me, After Your manner with those who love Your name.
133 Establish my 75footsteps in Your word, And do not let any iniquity 76have dominion over me.
134 77Redeem me from the oppression of man, That I may keep Your precepts.
135 78Make Your face shine upon Your servant, And 79teach me Your statutes.
136 My eyes shed 80streams of water, Because they 81do not keep Your law. Tsadhe.


137 82Righteous are You, O LORD, And upright are Your judgments.
139 My 85zeal has consumed me, Because my adversaries have forgotten Your words.
140 Your 86word is very pure, Therefore Your servant 87loves it.
141 I am small and 88despised, Yet I do not 89forget Your precepts.
142 Your righteousness is an everlasting righteousness, And 90Your law is truth.
143 Trouble and anguish have come upon me, Yet Your commandments are my 91delight.
144 Your 92testimonies are righteous forever; 93Give me understanding that I may live. Qoph.


145 I cried 94with all my heart; answer me, O LORD! I will 95observe Your statutes.
146 I cried to You; 96save me And I shall keep Your testimonies.
147 I 97rise before dawn and cry for help; I wait for Your words.
148 My eyes anticipate the 98night watches, That I may 99meditate on Your word.
149 Hear my voice 100according to Your lovingkindness; 101Revive me, O LORD, according to Your ordinances.
150 Those who follow after wickedness draw near; They are far from Your law.
151 You are 102near, O LORD, And all Your commandments are 103truth.
152 Of old I have 104known from Your testimonies That You have founded them 105forever. Resh.


153 106Look upon my 107affliction and rescue me, For I do not 108forget Your law.
154 109Plead my cause and 110redeem me; Revive me according to Your word.
155 Salvation is 111far from the wicked, For they 112do not seek Your statutes.
156 113Great are Your mercies, O LORD; Revive me according to Your ordinances.
157 Many are my 114persecutors and my adversaries, Yet I do not 115turn aside from Your testimonies.
158 I behold the 116treacherous and 117loathe them, Because they do not keep Your word.
159 Consider how I 118love Your precepts; 119Revive me, O LORD, according to Your lovingkindness.
160 The 120sum of Your word is 121truth, And every one of Your righteous ordinances 122is everlasting. Shin.


161 123Princes persecute me without cause, But my heart 124stands in awe of Your words.
162 I 125rejoice at Your word, As one who 126finds great spoil.
163 I 127hate and despise falsehood, But I 128love Your law.
165 Those who love Your law have 130great peace, And 131nothing causes them to stumble.
166 I 132hope for Your salvation, O LORD, And do Your commandments.
167 My 133soul keeps Your testimonies, And I 134love them exceedingly.
168 I 135keep Your precepts and Your testimonies, For all my 136ways are before You. Tav.


169 Let my 137cry come before You, O LORD; 138Give me understanding 139according to Your word.
170 Let my 140supplication come before You; 141Deliver me according to Your word.
171 Let my 142lips utter praise, For You 143teach me Your statutes.
172 Let my 144tongue sing of Your word, For all Your 145commandments are righteousness.
173 Let Your 146hand be ready to help me, For I have 147chosen Your precepts.
174 I 148long for Your salvation, O LORD, And Your law is my 149delight.
175 Let my 150soul live that it may praise You, And let Your ordinances help me.
176 I have 151gone astray like a lost sheep; seek Your servant, For I do 152not forget Your commandments.