Psalm 26 TNIV/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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1 Vindicate me, LORD, for I have led a blameless life; I have trusted in the LORD and have not faltered. 1 Vindicate me, O LORD, for I have led a blameless life; I have trusted in the LORD without wavering.
2 Test me, LORD, and try me, examine my heart and my mind; 2 Test me, O LORD, and try me, examine my heart and my mind;
3 for I have always been mindful of your unfailing love and have lived in reliance on your faithfulness. 3 for your love is ever before me, and I walk continually in your truth.
4 I do not sit with the deceitful, nor do I associate with hypocrites. 4 I do not sit with deceitful men, nor do I consort with hypocrites;
5 I abhor the assembly of evildoers and refuse to sit with the wicked. 5 I abhor the assembly of evildoers and refuse to sit with the wicked.
6 I wash my hands in innocence, and go about your altar, LORD, 6 I wash my hands in innocence, and go about your altar, O LORD,
7 proclaiming aloud your praise and telling of all your wonderful deeds. 7 proclaiming aloud your praise and telling of all your wonderful deeds.
8 LORD, I love the house where you live, the place where your glory dwells. 8 I love the house where you live, O LORD, the place where your glory dwells.
9 Do not take away my soul along with sinners, my life with those who are bloodthirsty, 9 Do not take away my soul along with sinners, my life with bloodthirsty men,
10 in whose hands are wicked schemes, whose right hands are full of bribes. 10 in whose hands are wicked schemes, whose right hands are full of bribes.
11 I lead a blameless life; redeem me and be merciful to me. 11 But I lead a blameless life; redeem me and be merciful to me.
12 My feet stand on level ground; in the great congregation I will praise the LORD. 12 My feet stand on level ground; in the great assembly I will praise the LORD.