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Psalm 119

ESV 1 Blessed are those whose way is blameless, who walk in the law of the LORD! NIV 1 Blessed are they whose ways are blameless, who walk according to the law of the LORD. ESV 2 Blessed are those who keep his testimonies, who seek him with their whole heart, NIV 2 Blessed are they who keep his statutes and seek him with all their heart. ESV 3 who also do no wrong, but walk in his ways! NIV 3 They do nothing wrong; they walk in his ways. ESV 4 You have commanded your precepts to be kept diligently. NIV 4 You have laid down precepts that are to be fully obeyed. ESV 5 Oh that my ways may be steadfast in keeping your statutes! NIV 5 Oh, that my ways were steadfast in obeying your decrees! ESV 6 Then I shall not be put to shame, having my eyes fixed on all your commandments. NIV 6 Then I would not be put to shame when I consider all your commands. ESV 7 I will praise you with an upright heart, when I learn your righteous rules. NIV 7 I will praise you with an upright heart as I learn your righteous laws. ESV 8 I will keep your statutes; do not utterly forsake me! NIV 8 I will obey your decrees; do not utterly forsake me. ESV 9 How can a young man keep his way pure? By guarding it according to your word. NIV 9 How can a young man keep his way pure? By living according to your word. ESV 10 With my whole heart I seek you; let me not wander from your commandments! NIV 10 I seek you with all my heart; do not let me stray from your commands. ESV 11 I have stored up 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. ESV 12 Blessed are you, O LORD; teach me your statutes! NIV 12 Praise be to you, O LORD; teach me your decrees. ESV 13 With my lips I declare all the rules of your mouth. NIV 13 With my lips I recount all the laws that come from your mouth. ESV 14 In the way of your testimonies I delight as much as in all riches. NIV 14 I rejoice in following your statutes as one rejoices in great riches. ESV 15 I will meditate on your precepts and fix my eyes on your ways. NIV 15 I meditate on your precepts and consider your ways. ESV 16 I will delight in your statutes; I will not forget your word. NIV 16 I delight in your decrees; I will not neglect your word. ESV 17 Deal bountifully with your servant, that I may live and keep your word. NIV 17 Do good to your servant, and I will live; I will obey your word. ESV 18 Open my eyes, that I may behold wondrous things out of your law. NIV 18 Open my eyes that I may see wonderful things in your law. ESV 19 I am a sojourner on the earth; hide not your commandments from me! NIV 19 I am a stranger on earth; do not hide your commands from me. ESV 20 My soul is consumed with longing for your rules at all times. NIV 20 My soul is consumed with longing for your laws at all times. ESV 21 You rebuke the insolent, accursed ones, who wander from your commandments. NIV 21 You rebuke the arrogant, who are cursed and who stray from your commands. ESV 22 Take away from me scorn and contempt, for I have kept your testimonies. NIV 22 Remove from me scorn and contempt, for I keep your statutes. ESV 23 Even though princes sit plotting against me, your servant will meditate on your statutes. NIV 23 Though rulers sit together and slander me, your servant will meditate on your decrees. ESV 24 Your testimonies are my delight; they are my counselors. NIV 24 Your statutes are my delight; they are my counselors. ESV 25 My soul clings to the dust; give me life according to your word! NIV 25 I am laid low in the dust; preserve my life according to your word. ESV 26 When I told of my ways, you answered me; teach me your statutes! NIV 26 I recounted my ways and you answered me; teach me your decrees. ESV 27 Make me understand the way of your precepts, and I will meditate on your wondrous works. NIV 27 Let me understand the teaching of your precepts; then I will meditate on your wonders. ESV 28 My soul melts away for sorrow; strengthen me according to your word! NIV 28 My soul is weary with sorrow; strengthen me according to your word. ESV 29 Put false ways far from me and graciously teach me your law! NIV 29 Keep me from deceitful ways; be gracious to me through your law. ESV 30 I have chosen the way of faithfulness; I set your rules before me. NIV 30 I have chosen the way of truth; I have set my heart on your laws. ESV 31 I cling to your testimonies, O LORD; let me not be put to shame! NIV 31 I hold fast to your statutes, O LORD; do not let me be put to shame. ESV 32 I will run in the way of your commandments when you enlarge my heart! NIV 32 I run in the path of your commands, for you have set my heart free. ESV 33 Teach me, O LORD, the way of your statutes; and I will keep it to the end. NIV 33 Teach me, O LORD, to follow your decrees; then I will keep them to the end. ESV 34 Give me understanding, that I may keep your law and observe it with my whole heart. NIV 34 Give me understanding, and I will keep your law and obey it with all my heart. ESV 35 Lead me in the path of your commandments, for I delight in it. NIV 35 Direct me in the path of your commands, for there I find delight. ESV 36 Incline my heart to your testimonies, and not to selfish gain! NIV 36 Turn my heart toward your statutes and not toward selfish gain. ESV 37 Turn my eyes from looking at worthless things; and give me life in your ways. NIV 37 Turn my eyes away from worthless things; preserve my life according to your word. ESV 38 Confirm to your servant your promise, that you may be feared. NIV 38 Fulfill your promise to your servant, so that you may be feared. ESV 39 Turn away the reproach that I dread, for your rules are good. NIV 39 Take away the disgrace I dread, for your laws are good. ESV 40 Behold, I long for your precepts; in your righteousness give me life! NIV 40 How I long for your precepts! Preserve my life in your righteousness. ESV 41 Let your steadfast love come to me, O LORD, your salvation according to your promise; NIV 41 May your unfailing love come to me, O LORD, your salvation according to your promise; ESV 42 then shall I have an answer for him who taunts me, for I trust in your word. NIV 42 then I will answer the one who taunts me, for I trust in your word. ESV 43 And take not the word of truth utterly out of my mouth, for my hope is in your rules. NIV 43 Do not snatch the word of truth from my mouth, for I have put my hope in your laws. ESV 44 I will keep your law continually, forever and ever, NIV 44 I will always obey your law, for ever and ever. ESV 45 and I shall walk in a wide place, for I have sought your precepts. NIV 45 I will walk about in freedom, for I have sought out your precepts. ESV 46 I will also speak of your testimonies before kings and shall not be put to shame, NIV 46 I will speak of your statutes before kings and will not be put to shame, ESV 47 for I find my delight in your commandments, which I love. NIV 47 for I delight in your commands because I love them. ESV 48 I will lift up my hands toward your commandments, which I love, and I will meditate on your statutes. NIV 48 I lift up my hands to your commands, which I love, and I meditate on your decrees. ESV 49 Remember your word to your servant, in which you have made me hope. NIV 49 Remember your word to your servant, for you have given me hope. ESV 50 This is my comfort in my affliction, that your promise gives me life. NIV 50 My comfort in my suffering is this: Your promise preserves my life. ESV 51 The insolent utterly deride me, but I do not turn away from your law. NIV 51 The arrogant mock me without restraint, but I do not turn from your law. ESV 52 When I think of your rules from of old, I take comfort, O LORD. NIV 52 I remember your ancient laws, O LORD, and I find comfort in them. ESV 53 Hot indignation seizes me because of the wicked, who forsake your law. NIV 53 Indignation grips me because of the wicked, who have forsaken your law. ESV 54 Your statutes have been my songs in the house of my sojourning. NIV 54 Your decrees are the theme of my song wherever I lodge. ESV 55 I remember your name in the night, O LORD, and keep your law. NIV 55 In the night I remember your name, O LORD, and I will keep your law. ESV 56 This blessing has fallen to me, that I have kept your precepts. NIV 56 This has been my practice: I obey your precepts. ESV 57 The LORD is my portion; I promise to keep your words. NIV 57 You are my portion, O LORD; I have promised to obey your words. ESV 58 I entreat your favor with all my heart; be gracious to me according to your promise. NIV 58 I have sought your face with all my heart; be gracious to me according to your promise. ESV 59 When I think on my ways, I turn my feet to your testimonies; NIV 59 I have considered my ways and have turned my steps to your statutes. ESV 60 I hasten and do not delay to keep your commandments. NIV 60 I will hasten and not delay to obey your commands. ESV 61 Though the cords of the wicked ensnare me, I do not forget your law. NIV 61 Though the wicked bind me with ropes, I will not forget your law. ESV 62 At midnight I rise to praise you, because of your righteous rules. NIV 62 At midnight I rise to give you thanks for your righteous laws. ESV 63 I am a companion of all who fear you, of those who keep your precepts. NIV 63 I am a friend to all who fear you, to all who follow your precepts. ESV 64 The earth, O LORD, is full of your steadfast love; teach me your statutes! NIV 64 The earth is filled with your love, O LORD; teach me your decrees. ESV 65 You have dealt well with your servant, O LORD, according to your word. NIV 65 Do good to your servant according to your word, O LORD. ESV 66 Teach me good judgment and knowledge, for I believe in your commandments. NIV 66 Teach me knowledge and good judgment, for I believe in your commands. ESV 67 Before I was afflicted I went astray, but now I keep your word. NIV 67 Before I was afflicted I went astray, but now I obey your word. ESV 68 You are good and do good; teach me your statutes. NIV 68 You are good, and what you do is good; teach me your decrees. ESV 69 The insolent smear me with lies, but with my whole heart I keep your precepts; NIV 69 Though the arrogant have smeared me with lies, I keep your precepts with all my heart. ESV 70 their heart is unfeeling like fat, but I delight in your law. NIV 70 Their hearts are callous and unfeeling, but I delight in your law. ESV 71 It is good for me that I was afflicted, that I might learn your statutes. NIV 71 It was good for me to be afflicted so that I might learn your decrees. ESV 72 The law of your mouth is better to me than thousands of gold and silver pieces. NIV 72 The law from your mouth is more precious to me than thousands of pieces of silver and gold. ESV 73 Your hands have made and fashioned me; give me understanding that I may learn your commandments. NIV 73 Your hands made me and formed me; give me understanding to learn your commands. ESV 74 Those who fear you shall see me and rejoice, because I have hoped in your word. NIV 74 May those who fear you rejoice when they see me, for I have put my hope in your word. ESV 75 I know, O LORD, that your rules are righteous, and that in faithfulness you have afflicted me. NIV 75 I know, O LORD, that your laws are righteous, and in faithfulness you have afflicted me. ESV 76 Let your steadfast love comfort me according to your promise to your servant. NIV 76 May your unfailing love be my comfort, according to your promise to your servant. ESV 77 Let your mercy come to me, that I may live; for your law is my delight. NIV 77 Let your compassion come to me that I may live, for your law is my delight. ESV 78 Let the insolent be put to shame, because they have wronged me with falsehood; as for me, I will meditate on your precepts. NIV 78 May the arrogant be put to shame for wronging me without cause; but I will meditate on your precepts. ESV 79 Let those who fear you turn to me, that they may know your testimonies. NIV 79 May those who fear you turn to me, those who understand your statutes. ESV 80 May my heart be blameless in your statutes, that I may not be put to shame! NIV 80 May my heart be blameless toward your decrees, that I may not be put to shame. ESV 81 My soul longs for your salvation; I hope in your word. NIV 81 My soul faints with longing for your salvation, but I have put my hope in your word. ESV 82 My eyes long for your promise; I ask, "When will you comfort me?" NIV 82 My eyes fail, looking for your promise; I say, "When will you comfort me?" ESV 83 For I have become like a wineskin in the smoke, yet I have not forgotten your statutes. NIV 83 Though I am like a wineskin in the smoke, I do not forget your decrees. ESV 84 How long must your servant endure? When will you judge those who persecute me? NIV 84 How long must your servant wait? When will you punish my persecutors? ESV 85 The insolent have dug pitfalls for me; they do not live according to your law. NIV 85 The arrogant dig pitfalls for me, contrary to your law. ESV 86 All your commandments are sure; they persecute me with falsehood; help me! NIV 86 All your commands are trustworthy; help me, for men persecute me without cause. ESV 87 They have almost made an end of me on earth, but I have not forsaken your precepts. NIV 87 They almost wiped me from the earth, but I have not forsaken your precepts. ESV 88 In your steadfast love give me life, that I may keep the testimonies of your mouth. NIV 88 Preserve my life according to your love, and I will obey the statutes of your mouth. ESV 89 Forever, O LORD, your word is firmly fixed in the heavens. NIV 89 Your word, O LORD, is eternal; it stands firm in the heavens. ESV 90 Your faithfulness endures to all generations; you have established the earth, and it stands fast. NIV 90 Your faithfulness continues through all generations; you established the earth, and it endures. ESV 91 By your appointment they stand this day, for all things are your servants. NIV 91 Your laws endure to this day, for all things serve you. ESV 92 If your law had not been my delight, I would have perished in my affliction. NIV 92 If your law had not been my delight, I would have perished in my affliction. ESV 93 I will never forget your precepts, for by them you have given me life. NIV 93 I will never forget your precepts, for by them you have preserved my life. ESV 94 I am yours; save me, for I have sought your precepts. NIV 94 Save me, for I am yours; I have sought out your precepts. ESV 95 The wicked lie in wait to destroy me, but I consider your testimonies. NIV 95 The wicked are waiting to destroy me, but I will ponder your statutes. ESV 96 I have seen a limit to all perfection, but your commandment is exceedingly broad. NIV 96 To all perfection I see a limit; but your commands are boundless. ESV 97 Oh how I love your law! It is my meditation all the day. NIV 97 Oh, how I love your law! I meditate on it all day long. ESV 98 Your commandment makes me wiser than my enemies, for it is ever with me. NIV 98 Your commands make me wiser than my enemies, for they are ever with me. ESV 99 I have more understanding than all my teachers, for your testimonies are my meditation. NIV 99 I have more insight than all my teachers, for I meditate on your statutes. ESV 100 I understand more than the aged, for I keep your precepts. NIV 100 I have more understanding than the elders, for I obey your precepts. ESV 101 I hold back my feet from every evil way, in order to keep your word. NIV 101 I have kept my feet from every evil path so that I might obey your word. ESV 102 I do not turn aside from your rules, for you have taught me. NIV 102 I have not departed from your laws, for you yourself have taught me. ESV 103 How sweet are your words to my taste, sweeter than honey to my mouth! NIV 103 How sweet are your words to my taste, sweeter than honey to my mouth! ESV 104 Through your precepts I get understanding; therefore I hate every false way. NIV 104 I gain understanding from your precepts; therefore I hate every wrong path. ESV 105 Your word is a lamp to my feet and a light to my path. NIV 105 Your word is a lamp to my feet and a light for my path. ESV 106 I have sworn an oath and confirmed it, to keep your righteous rules. NIV 106 I have taken an oath and confirmed it, that I will follow your righteous laws. ESV 107 I am severely afflicted; give me life, O LORD, according to your word! NIV 107 I have suffered much; preserve my life, O LORD, according to your word. ESV 108 Accept my freewill offerings of praise, O LORD, and teach me your rules. NIV 108 Accept, O LORD, the willing praise of my mouth, and teach me your laws. ESV 109 I hold my life in my hand continually, but I do not forget your law. NIV 109 Though I constantly take my life in my hands, I will not forget your law. ESV 110 The wicked have laid a snare for me, but I do not stray from your precepts. NIV 110 The wicked have set a snare for me, but I have not strayed from your precepts. ESV 111 Your testimonies are my heritage forever, for they are the joy of my heart. NIV 111 Your statutes are my heritage forever; they are the joy of my heart. ESV 112 I incline my heart to perform your statutes forever, to the end. NIV 112 My heart is set on keeping your decrees to the very end. ESV 113 I hate the double-minded, but I love your law. NIV 113 I hate double-minded men, but I love your law. ESV 114 You are my hiding place and my shield; I hope in your word. NIV 114 You are my refuge and my shield; I have put my hope in your word. ESV 115 Depart from me, you evildoers, that I may keep the commandments of my God. NIV 115 Away from me, you evildoers, that I may keep the commands of my God! ESV 116 Uphold me according to your promise, that I may live, and let me not be put to shame in my hope! NIV 116 Sustain me according to your promise, and I will live; do not let my hopes be dashed. ESV 117 Hold me up, that I may be safe and have regard for your statutes continually! NIV 117 Uphold me, and I will be delivered; I will always have regard for your decrees. ESV 118 You spurn all who go astray from your statutes, for their cunning is in vain. NIV 118 You reject all who stray from your decrees, for their deceitfulness is in vain. ESV 119 All the wicked of the earth you discard like dross, therefore I love your testimonies. NIV 119 All the wicked of the earth you discard like dross; therefore I love your statutes. ESV 120 My flesh trembles for fear of you, and I am afraid of your judgments. NIV 120 My flesh trembles in fear of you; I stand in awe of your laws. ESV 121 I have done what is just and right; do not leave me to my oppressors. NIV 121 I have done what is righteous and just; do not leave me to my oppressors. ESV 122 Give your servant a pledge of good; let not the insolent oppress me. NIV 122 Ensure your servant's well-being; let not the arrogant oppress me. ESV 123 My eyes long for your salvation and for the fulfillment of your righteous promise. NIV 123 My eyes fail, looking for your salvation, looking for your righteous promise. ESV 124 Deal with your servant according to your steadfast love, and teach me your statutes. NIV 124 Deal with your servant according to your love and teach me your decrees. ESV 125 I am your servant; give me understanding, that I may know your testimonies! NIV 125 I am your servant; give me discernment that I may understand your statutes. ESV 126 It is time for the LORD to act, for your law has been broken. NIV 126 It is time for you to act, O LORD; your law is being broken. ESV 127 Therefore I love your commandments above gold, above fine gold. NIV 127 Because I love your commands more than gold, more than pure gold, ESV 128 Therefore I consider all your precepts to be right; I hate every false way. NIV 128 and because I consider all your precepts right, I hate every wrong path. ESV 129 Your testimonies are wonderful; therefore my soul keeps them. NIV 129 Your statutes are wonderful; therefore I obey them. ESV 130 The unfolding of your words gives light; it imparts understanding to the simple. NIV 130 The unfolding of your words gives light; it gives understanding to the simple. ESV 131 I open my mouth and pant, because I long for your commandments. NIV 131 I open my mouth and pant, longing for your commands. ESV 132 Turn to me and be gracious to me, as is your way with those who love your name. NIV 132 Turn to me and have mercy on me, as you always do to those who love your name. ESV 133 Keep steady my steps according to your promise, and let no iniquity get dominion over me. NIV 133 Direct my footsteps according to your word; let no sin rule over me. ESV 134 Redeem me from man's oppression, that I may keep your precepts. NIV 134 Redeem me from the oppression of men, that I may obey your precepts. ESV 135 Make your face shine upon your servant, and teach me your statutes. NIV 135 Make your face shine upon your servant and teach me your decrees. ESV 136 My eyes shed streams of tears, because people do not keep your law. NIV 136 Streams of tears flow from my eyes, for your law is not obeyed. ESV 137 Righteous are you, O LORD, and right are your rules. NIV 137 Righteous are you, O LORD, and your laws are right. ESV 138 You have appointed your testimonies in righteousness and in all faithfulness. NIV 138 The statutes you have laid down are righteous; they are fully trustworthy. ESV 139 My zeal consumes me, because my foes forget your words. NIV 139 My zeal wears me out, for my enemies ignore your words. ESV 140 Your promise is well tried, and your servant loves it. NIV 140 Your promises have been thoroughly tested, and your servant loves them. ESV 141 I am small and despised, yet I do not forget your precepts. NIV 141 Though I am lowly and despised, I do not forget your precepts. ESV 142 Your righteousness is righteous forever, and your law is true. NIV 142 Your righteousness is everlasting and your law is true. ESV 143 Trouble and anguish have found me out, but your commandments are my delight. NIV 143 Trouble and distress have come upon me, but your commands are my delight. ESV 144 Your testimonies are righteous forever; give me understanding that I may live. NIV 144 Your statutes are forever right; give me understanding that I may live. ESV 145 With my whole heart I cry; answer me, O LORD! I will keep your statutes. NIV 145 I call with all my heart; answer me, O LORD, and I will obey your decrees. ESV 146 I call to you; save me, that I may observe your testimonies. NIV 146 I call out to you; save me and I will keep your statutes. ESV 147 I rise before dawn and cry for help; I hope in your words. NIV 147 I rise before dawn and cry for help; I have put my hope in your word. ESV 148 My eyes are awake before the watches of the night, that I may meditate on your promise. NIV 148 My eyes stay open through the watches of the night, that I may meditate on your promises. ESV 149 Hear my voice according to your steadfast love; O LORD, according to your justice give me life. NIV 149 Hear my voice in accordance with your love; preserve my life, O LORD, according to your laws. ESV 150 They draw near who persecute me with evil purpose; they are far from your law. NIV 150 Those who devise wicked schemes are near, but they are far from your law. ESV 151 But you are near, O LORD, and all your commandments are true. NIV 151 Yet you are near, O LORD, and all your commands are true. ESV 152 Long have I known from your testimonies that you have founded them forever. NIV 152 Long ago I learned from your statutes that you established them to last forever. ESV 153 Look on my affliction and deliver me, for I do not forget your law. NIV 153 Look upon my suffering and deliver me, for I have not forgotten your law. ESV 154 Plead my cause and redeem me; give me life according to your promise! NIV 154 Defend my cause and redeem me; preserve my life according to your promise. ESV 155 Salvation is far from the wicked, for they do not seek your statutes. NIV 155 Salvation is far from the wicked, for they do not seek out your decrees. ESV 156 Great is your mercy, O LORD; give me life according to your rules. NIV 156 Your compassion is great, O LORD; preserve my life according to your laws. ESV 157 Many are my persecutors and my adversaries, but I do not swerve from your testimonies. NIV 157 Many are the foes who persecute me, but I have not turned from your statutes. ESV 158 I look at the faithless with disgust, because they do not keep your commands. NIV 158 I look on the faithless with loathing, for they do not obey your word. ESV 159 Consider how I love your precepts! Give me life according to your steadfast love. NIV 159 See how I love your precepts; preserve my life, O LORD, according to your love. ESV 160 The sum of your word is truth, and every one of your righteous rules endures forever. NIV 160 All your words are true; all your righteous laws are eternal. ESV 161 Princes persecute me without cause, but my heart stands in awe of your words. NIV 161 Rulers persecute me without cause, but my heart trembles at your word. ESV 162 I rejoice at your word like one who finds great spoil. NIV 162 I rejoice in your promise like one who finds great spoil. ESV 163 I hate and abhor falsehood, but I love your law. NIV 163 I hate and abhor falsehood but I love your law. ESV 164 Seven times a day I praise you for your righteous rules. NIV 164 Seven times a day I praise you for your righteous laws. ESV 165 Great peace have those who love your law; nothing can make them stumble. NIV 165 Great peace have they who love your law, and nothing can make them stumble. ESV 166 I hope for your salvation, O LORD, and I do your commandments. NIV 166 I wait for your salvation, O LORD, and I follow your commands. ESV 167 My soul keeps your testimonies; I love them exceedingly. NIV 167 I obey your statutes, for I love them greatly. ESV 168 I keep your precepts and testimonies, for all my ways are before you. NIV 168 I obey your precepts and your statutes, for all my ways are known to you. ESV 169 Let my cry come before you, O LORD; give me understanding according to your word! NIV 169 May my cry come before you, O LORD; give me understanding according to your word. ESV 170 Let my plea come before you; deliver me according to your word. NIV 170 May my supplication come before you; deliver me according to your promise. ESV 171 My lips will pour forth praise, for you teach me your statutes. NIV 171 May my lips overflow with praise, for you teach me your decrees. ESV 172 My tongue will sing of your word, for all your commandments are right. NIV 172 May my tongue sing of your word, for all your commands are righteous. ESV 173 Let your hand be ready to help me, for I have chosen your precepts. NIV 173 May your hand be ready to help me, for I have chosen your precepts. ESV 174 I long for your salvation, O LORD, and your law is my delight. NIV 174 I long for your salvation, O LORD, and your law is my delight. ESV 175 Let my soul live and praise you, and let your rules help me. NIV 175 Let me live that I may praise you, and may your laws sustain me. ESV 176 I have gone astray like a lost sheep; seek your servant, for I do not forget your commandments. NIV 176 I have strayed like a lost sheep. Seek your servant, for I have not forgotten your commands.