Parallel Bible results for Psalm 26

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Psalm 26

CEB 1 Establish justice for me, LORD, because I have walked with integrity. I've trusted the LORD without wavering. NRS 1 Vindicate me, O Lord, for I have walked in my integrity, and I have trusted in the Lord without wavering. CEB 2 Examine me, LORD; put me to the test! Purify my mind and my heart. NRS 2 Prove me, O Lord, and try me; test my heart and mind. CEB 3 Because your faithful love is right in front of me— I walk in your truth! NRS 3 For your steadfast love is before my eyes, and I walk in faithfulness to you. CEB 4 I don't spend time with people up to no good; I don't keep company with liars. NRS 4 I do not sit with the worthless, nor do I consort with hypocrites; CEB 5 I detest the company of evildoers, and I don't sit with wicked people. NRS 5 I hate the company of evildoers, and will not sit with the wicked. CEB 6 I wash my hands—they are innocent! I walk all around your altar, LORD, NRS 6 I wash my hands in innocence, and go around your altar, O Lord, CEB 7 proclaiming out loud my thanks, declaring all your wonderful deeds! NRS 7 singing aloud a song of thanksgiving, and telling all your wondrous deeds. CEB 8 I love the beauty of your house, LORD; I love the place where your glory resides. NRS 8 O Lord, I love the house in which you dwell, and the place where your glory abides. CEB 9 Don't gather me up with the sinners, taking my life along with violent people NRS 9 Do not sweep me away with sinners, nor my life with the bloodthirsty, CEB 10 in whose hands are evil schemes, whose strong hands are full of bribes. NRS 10 those in whose hands are evil devices, and whose right hands are full of bribes. CEB 11 But me? I walk with integrity. Save me! Have mercy on me! NRS 11 But as for me, I walk in my integrity; redeem me, and be gracious to me. CEB 12 My feet now stand on level ground. I will bless the LORD in the great congregation. NRS 12 My foot stands on level ground; in the great congregation I will bless the Lord.