Psalm 119:57-64 NIRV/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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57 Lord, you are everything I need. I have promised to obey your words. 57 You are my portion, O LORD; I have promised to obey your words.
58 I have looked to you with all my heart. Be kind to me as you have promised. 58 I have sought your face with all my heart; be gracious to me according to your promise.
59 I have thought about the way I live. And I have decided to follow your covenant laws. 59 I have considered my ways and have turned my steps to your statutes.
60 I won't waste any time. I will be quick to obey your commands. 60 I will hasten and not delay to obey your commands.
61 Evil people may tie me up with ropes. But I won't forget to obey your law. 61 Though the wicked bind me with ropes, I will not forget your law.
62 At midnight I get up to give you thanks because your decisions are very fair. 62 At midnight I rise to give you thanks for your righteous laws.
63 I'm a friend to everyone who has respect for you. I'm a friend to everyone who follows your rules. 63 I am a friend to all who fear you, to all who follow your precepts.
64 Lord, the earth is filled with your love. Teach me your orders. 64 The earth is filled with your love, O LORD; teach me your decrees.