Parallel Bible results for Psalm 119:1-24

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Psalm 119:1-24

NLT 1 Joyful are people of integrity, who follow the instructions of the . NIV 1 Blessed are they whose ways are blameless, who walk according to the law of the LORD. NLT 2 Joyful are those who obey his laws and search for him with all their hearts. NIV 2 Blessed are they who keep his statutes and seek him with all their heart. NLT 3 They do not compromise with evil, and they walk only in his paths. NIV 3 They do nothing wrong; they walk in his ways. NLT 4 You have charged us to keep your commandments carefully. NIV 4 You have laid down precepts that are to be fully obeyed. NLT 5 Oh, that my actions would consistently reflect your decrees! NIV 5 Oh, that my ways were steadfast in obeying your decrees! NLT 6 Then I will not be ashamed when I compare my life with your commands. NIV 6 Then I would not be put to shame when I consider all your commands. NLT 7 As I learn your righteous regulations, I will thank you by living as I should! NIV 7 I will praise you with an upright heart as I learn your righteous laws. NLT 8 I will obey your decrees. Please don’t give up on me! NIV 8 I will obey your decrees; do not utterly forsake me. NLT 9 How can a young person stay pure? By obeying your word. NIV 9 How can a young man keep his way pure? By living according to your word. NLT 10 I have tried hard to find you— don’t let me wander from your commands. NIV 10 I seek you with all my heart; do not let me stray from your commands. NLT 11 I have hidden your word in my heart, that I might not sin against you. NIV 11 I have hidden your word in my heart that I might not sin against you. NLT 12 I praise you, O ; teach me your decrees. NIV 12 Praise be to you, O LORD; teach me your decrees. NLT 13 I have recited aloud all the regulations you have given us. NIV 13 With my lips I recount all the laws that come from your mouth. NLT 14 I have rejoiced in your laws as much as in riches. NIV 14 I rejoice in following your statutes as one rejoices in great riches. NLT 15 I will study your commandments and reflect on your ways. NIV 15 I meditate on your precepts and consider your ways. NLT 16 I will delight in your decrees and not forget your word. NIV 16 I delight in your decrees; I will not neglect your word. NLT 17 Be good to your servant, that I may live and obey your word. NIV 17 Do good to your servant, and I will live; I will obey your word. NLT 18 Open my eyes to see the wonderful truths in your instructions. NIV 18 Open my eyes that I may see wonderful things in your law. NLT 19 I am only a foreigner in the land. Don’t hide your commands from me! NIV 19 I am a stranger on earth; do not hide your commands from me. NLT 20 I am always overwhelmed with a desire for your regulations. NIV 20 My soul is consumed with longing for your laws at all times. NLT 21 You rebuke the arrogant; those who wander from your commands are cursed. NIV 21 You rebuke the arrogant, who are cursed and who stray from your commands. NLT 22 Don’t let them scorn and insult me, for I have obeyed your laws. NIV 22 Remove from me scorn and contempt, for I keep your statutes. NLT 23 Even princes sit and speak against me, but I will meditate on your decrees. NIV 23 Though rulers sit together and slander me, your servant will meditate on your decrees. NLT 24 Your laws please me; they give me wise advice. NIV 24 Your statutes are my delight; they are my counselors.