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Psalm 119

NAS 1 How 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. NAS 2 How blessed are those who observe His testimonies, Who seek Him with all their heart. NIV 2 Blessed are they who keep his statutes and seek him with all their heart. NAS 3 They also do no unrighteousness; They walk in His ways. NIV 3 They do nothing wrong; they walk in his ways. NAS 4 You have ordained Your precepts, That we should keep them diligently. NIV 4 You have laid down precepts that are to be fully obeyed. NAS 5 Oh that my ways may be established To keep Your statutes! NIV 5 Oh, that my ways were steadfast in obeying your decrees! NAS 6 Then I shall not be ashamed When I look upon all Your commandments. NIV 6 Then I would not be put to shame when I consider all your commands. NAS 7 I shall give thanks to You with uprightness of heart, When I learn Your righteous judgments. NIV 7 I will praise you with an upright heart as I learn your righteous laws. NAS 8 I shall keep Your statutes; Do not forsake me utterly ! Beth. NIV 8 I will obey your decrees; do not utterly forsake me. NAS 9 How can a young man keep his way pure? By keeping it according to Your word. NIV 9 How can a young man keep his way pure? By living according to your word. NAS 10 With all my heart I have sought You; Do not let me wander from Your commandments. NIV 10 I seek you with all my heart; do not let me stray from your commands. NAS 11 Your word I have treasured in my heart, That I may not sin against You. NIV 11 I have hidden your word in my heart that I might not sin against you. NAS 12 Blessed are You, O LORD ; Teach me Your statutes. NIV 12 Praise be to you, O LORD; teach me your decrees. NAS 13 With my lips I have told of All the ordinances of Your mouth. NIV 13 With my lips I recount all the laws that come from your mouth. NAS 14 I have rejoiced in the way of Your testimonies, As much as in all riches. NIV 14 I rejoice in following your statutes as one rejoices in great riches. NAS 15 I will meditate on Your precepts And regard Your ways. NIV 15 I meditate on your precepts and consider your ways. NAS 16 I shall delight in Your statutes; I shall not forget Your word. Gimel. NIV 16 I delight in your decrees; I will not neglect your word. NAS 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. NAS 18 Open my eyes, that I may behold Wonderful things from Your law. NIV 18 Open my eyes that I may see wonderful things in your law. NAS 19 I am a stranger in the earth; Do not hide Your commandments from me. NIV 19 I am a stranger on earth; do not hide your commands from me. NAS 20 My soul is crushed with longing After Your ordinances at all times. NIV 20 My soul is consumed with longing for your laws at all times. NAS 21 You rebuke the arrogant, the cursed, Who wander from Your commandments. NIV 21 You rebuke the arrogant, who are cursed and who stray from your commands. NAS 22 Take away reproach and contempt from me, For I observe Your testimonies. NIV 22 Remove from me scorn and contempt, for I keep your statutes. NAS 23 Even though princes sit and talk against me, Your servant meditates on Your statutes. NIV 23 Though rulers sit together and slander me, your servant will meditate on your decrees. NAS 24 Your testimonies also are my delight; They are my counselors . Daleth. NIV 24 Your statutes are my delight; they are my counselors. NAS 25 My soul cleaves to the dust; Revive me according to Your word. NIV 25 I am laid low in the dust; preserve my life according to your word. NAS 26 I have told of my ways, and You have answered me; Teach me Your statutes. NIV 26 I recounted my ways and you answered me; teach me your decrees. NAS 27 Make me understand the way of Your precepts, So I will meditate on Your wonders. NIV 27 Let me understand the teaching of your precepts; then I will meditate on your wonders. NAS 28 My soul weeps because of grief; Strengthen me according to Your word. NIV 28 My soul is weary with sorrow; strengthen me according to your word. NAS 29 Remove the false way from me, And graciously grant me Your law. NIV 29 Keep me from deceitful ways; be gracious to me through your law. NAS 30 I have chosen the faithful way; I have placed Your ordinances before me. NIV 30 I have chosen the way of truth; I have set my heart on your laws. NAS 31 I cling to Your testimonies; O LORD , do not put me to shame! NIV 31 I hold fast to your statutes, O LORD; do not let me be put to shame. NAS 32 I shall run the way of Your commandments, For You will enlarge my heart. He. NIV 32 I run in the path of your commands, for you have set my heart free. NAS 33 Teach me, O LORD , the way of Your statutes, And I shall observe it to the end. NIV 33 Teach me, O LORD, to follow your decrees; then I will keep them to the end. NAS 34 Give me understanding, that I may observe Your law And keep it with all my heart. NIV 34 Give me understanding, and I will keep your law and obey it with all my heart. NAS 35 Make me walk 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. NAS 36 Incline my heart to Your testimonies And not to dishonest gain. NIV 36 Turn my heart toward your statutes and not toward selfish gain. NAS 37 Turn away my eyes from looking at vanity, And revive me in Your ways. NIV 37 Turn my eyes away from worthless things; preserve my life according to your word. NAS 38 Establish Your word to Your servant, As that which produces reverence for You. NIV 38 Fulfill your promise to your servant, so that you may be feared. NAS 39 Turn away my reproach which I dread, For Your ordinances are good. NIV 39 Take away the disgrace I dread, for your laws are good. NAS 40 Behold, I long for Your precepts; Revive me through Your righteousness. Vav. NIV 40 How I long for your precepts! Preserve my life in your righteousness. NAS 41 May Your lovingkindnesses also come to me, O LORD , Your salvation according to Your word; NIV 41 May your unfailing love come to me, O LORD, your salvation according to your promise; NAS 42 So I will have an answer for him who reproaches me, For I trust in Your word. NIV 42 then I will answer the one who taunts me, for I trust in your word. NAS 43 And do not take the word of truth utterly out of my mouth, For I wait for Your ordinances. NIV 43 Do not snatch the word of truth from my mouth, for I have put my hope in your laws. NAS 44 So I will keep Your law continually, Forever and ever. NIV 44 I will always obey your law, for ever and ever. NAS 45 And I will walk at liberty, For I seek Your precepts. NIV 45 I will walk about in freedom, for I have sought out your precepts. NAS 46 I will also speak of Your testimonies before kings And shall not be ashamed. NIV 46 I will speak of your statutes before kings and will not be put to shame, NAS 47 I shall delight in Your commandments, Which I love. NIV 47 for I delight in your commands because I love them. NAS 48 And I shall lift up my hands to Your commandments, Which I love; And I will meditate on Your statutes. Zayin. NIV 48 I lift up my hands to your commands, which I love, and I meditate on your decrees. NAS 49 Remember the 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. NAS 50 This is my comfort in my affliction, That Your word has revived me. NIV 50 My comfort in my suffering is this: Your promise preserves my life. NAS 51 The arrogant utterly deride me, Yet I do not turn aside from Your law. NIV 51 The arrogant mock me without restraint, but I do not turn from your law. NAS 52 I have remembered Your ordinances from of old, O LORD , And comfort myself. NIV 52 I remember your ancient laws, O LORD, and I find comfort in them. NAS 53 Burning indignation has seized me because of the wicked, Who forsake Your law. NIV 53 Indignation grips me because of the wicked, who have forsaken your law. NAS 54 Your statutes are my songs In the house of my pilgrimage. NIV 54 Your decrees are the theme of my song wherever I lodge. NAS 55 O LORD , I remember Your name in the night, And keep Your law. NIV 55 In the night I remember your name, O LORD, and I will keep your law. NAS 56 This has become mine, That I observe Your precepts. Heth. NIV 56 This has been my practice: I obey your precepts. NAS 57 The LORD is my portion; I have promised to keep Your words. NIV 57 You are my portion, O LORD; I have promised to obey your words. NAS 58 I sought Your favor with all my heart; Be gracious to me according to Your word. NIV 58 I have sought your face with all my heart; be gracious to me according to your promise. NAS 59 I considered my ways And turned my feet to Your testimonies. NIV 59 I have considered my ways and have turned my steps to your statutes. NAS 60 I hastened and did not delay To keep Your commandments. NIV 60 I will hasten and not delay to obey your commands. NAS 61 The cords of the wicked have encircled me, But I have not forgotten Your law. NIV 61 Though the wicked bind me with ropes, I will not forget your law. NAS 62 At midnight I shall rise to give thanks to You Because of Your righteous ordinances. NIV 62 At midnight I rise to give you thanks for your righteous laws. NAS 63 I am a companion of all those who fear You, And of those who keep Your precepts. NIV 63 I am a friend to all who fear you, to all who follow your precepts. NAS 64 The earth is full of Your lovingkindness, O LORD ; Teach me Your statutes. Teth. NIV 64 The earth is filled with your love, O LORD; teach me your decrees. NAS 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. NAS 66 Teach me good discernment and knowledge, For I believe in Your commandments. NIV 66 Teach me knowledge and good judgment, for I believe in your commands. NAS 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. NAS 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. NAS 69 The arrogant have forged a lie against me; With all my heart I will observe Your precepts. NIV 69 Though the arrogant have smeared me with lies, I keep your precepts with all my heart. NAS 70 Their heart is covered with fat, But I delight in Your law. NIV 70 Their hearts are callous and unfeeling, but I delight in your law. NAS 71 It is good for me that I was afflicted, That I may learn Your statutes. NIV 71 It was good for me to be afflicted so that I might learn your decrees. NAS 72 The law of Your mouth is better to me Than thousands of gold and silver pieces. Yodh. NIV 72 The law from your mouth is more precious to me than thousands of pieces of silver and gold. NAS 73 Your hands made me 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. NAS 74 May those who fear You see me and be glad, Because I wait for Your word. NIV 74 May those who fear you rejoice when they see me, for I have put my hope in your word. NAS 75 I know, O LORD , that Your judgments 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. NAS 76 O may Your lovingkindness comfort me, According to Your word to Your servant. NIV 76 May your unfailing love be my comfort, according to your promise to your servant. NAS 77 May Your compassion 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. NAS 78 May the arrogant be ashamed, for they subvert me with a lie; But I shall 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. NAS 79 May those who fear You turn to me, Even those who know Your testimonies. NIV 79 May those who fear you turn to me, those who understand your statutes. NAS 80 May my heart be blameless in Your statutes, So that I will not be ashamed. Kaph. NIV 80 May my heart be blameless toward your decrees, that I may not be put to shame. NAS 81 My soul languishes for Your salvation; I wait for Your word. NIV 81 My soul faints with longing for your salvation, but I have put my hope in your word. NAS 82 My eyes fail with longing for Your word, While I say, "When will You comfort me?" NIV 82 My eyes fail, looking for your promise; I say, "When will you comfort me?" NAS 83 Though I have become like a wineskin in the smoke, I do not forget Your statutes. NIV 83 Though I am like a wineskin in the smoke, I do not forget your decrees. NAS 84 How many are the days of Your servant? When will You execute judgment on those who persecute me? NIV 84 How long must your servant wait? When will you punish my persecutors? NAS 85 The arrogant have dug pits for me, Men who are not in accord with Your law. NIV 85 The arrogant dig pitfalls for me, contrary to your law. NAS 86 All Your commandments are faithful; They have persecuted me with a lie; help me! NIV 86 All your commands are trustworthy; help me, for men persecute me without cause. NAS 87 They almost destroyed me on earth, But as for me, I did not forsake Your precepts. NIV 87 They almost wiped me from the earth, but I have not forsaken your precepts. NAS 88 Revive me according to Your lovingkindness, So that I may keep the testimony of Your mouth. Lamedh. NIV 88 Preserve my life according to your love, and I will obey the statutes of your mouth. NAS 89 Forever, O LORD , Your word is settled in heaven. NIV 89 Your word, O LORD, is eternal; it stands firm in the heavens. NAS 90 Your faithfulness continues throughout all generations; You established the earth, and it stands. NIV 90 Your faithfulness continues through all generations; you established the earth, and it endures. NAS 91 They stand this day according to Your ordinances, For all things are Your servants. NIV 91 Your laws endure to this day, for all things serve you. NAS 92 If Your law had not been my delight, Then I would have perished in my affliction. NIV 92 If your law had not been my delight, I would have perished in my affliction. NAS 93 I will never forget Your precepts, For by them You have revived me. NIV 93 I will never forget your precepts, for by them you have preserved my life. NAS 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. NAS 95 The wicked wait for me to destroy me; I shall diligently consider Your testimonies. NIV 95 The wicked are waiting to destroy me, but I will ponder your statutes. NAS 96 I have seen a limit to all perfection; Your commandment is exceedingly broad. Mem. NIV 96 To all perfection I see a limit; but your commands are boundless. NAS 97 O 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. NAS 98 Your commandments make me wiser than my enemies, For they are ever mine. NIV 98 Your commands make me wiser than my enemies, for they are ever with me. NAS 99 I have more insight 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. NAS 100 I understand more than the aged, Because I have observed Your precepts. NIV 100 I have more understanding than the elders, for I obey your precepts. NAS 101 I have restrained my feet from every evil way, That I may keep Your word. NIV 101 I have kept my feet from every evil path so that I might obey your word. NAS 102 I have not turned aside from Your ordinances, For You Yourself have taught me. NIV 102 I have not departed from your laws, for you yourself have taught me. NAS 103 How sweet are Your words to my taste! Yes, sweeter than honey to my mouth! NIV 103 How sweet are your words to my taste, sweeter than honey to my mouth! NAS 104 From Your precepts I get understanding; Therefore I hate every false way. Nun. NIV 104 I gain understanding from your precepts; therefore I hate every wrong path. NAS 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. NAS 106 I have sworn and I will confirm it, That I will keep Your righteous ordinances. NIV 106 I have taken an oath and confirmed it, that I will follow your righteous laws. NAS 107 I am exceedingly afflicted; Revive me, O LORD , according to Your word. NIV 107 I have suffered much; preserve my life, O LORD, according to your word. NAS 108 O accept the freewill offerings of my mouth, O LORD , And teach me Your ordinances. NIV 108 Accept, O LORD, the willing praise of my mouth, and teach me your laws. NAS 109 My life is continually in my hand, Yet I do not forget Your law. NIV 109 Though I constantly take my life in my hands, I will not forget your law. NAS 110 The wicked have laid a snare for me, Yet I have not gone astray from Your precepts. NIV 110 The wicked have set a snare for me, but I have not strayed from your precepts. NAS 111 I have inherited Your testimonies forever, For they are the joy of my heart. NIV 111 Your statutes are my heritage forever; they are the joy of my heart. NAS 112 I have inclined my heart to perform Your statutes Forever, even to the end. Samekh. NIV 112 My heart is set on keeping your decrees to the very end. NAS 113 I hate those who are double-minded, But I love Your law. NIV 113 I hate double-minded men, but I love your law. NAS 114 You are my hiding place and my shield; I wait for Your word. NIV 114 You are my refuge and my shield; I have put my hope in your word. NAS 115 Depart from me, evildoers, That I may observe the commandments of my God. NIV 115 Away from me, you evildoers, that I may keep the commands of my God! NAS 116 Sustain me according to Your word, that I may live; And do not let me be ashamed of my hope. NIV 116 Sustain me according to your promise, and I will live; do not let my hopes be dashed. NAS 117 Uphold me that I may be safe, That I may have regard for Your statutes continually. NIV 117 Uphold me, and I will be delivered; I will always have regard for your decrees. NAS 118 You have rejected all those who wander from Your statutes, For their deceitfulness is useless. NIV 118 You reject all who stray from your decrees, for their deceitfulness is in vain. NAS 119 You have removed all the wicked of the earth like dross; Therefore I love Your testimonies. NIV 119 All the wicked of the earth you discard like dross; therefore I love your statutes. NAS 120 My flesh trembles for fear of You, And I am afraid of Your judgments. Ayin. NIV 120 My flesh trembles in fear of you; I stand in awe of your laws. NAS 121 I have done justice and righteousness; Do not leave me to my oppressors. NIV 121 I have done what is righteous and just; do not leave me to my oppressors. NAS 122 Be surety for Your servant for good; Do not let the arrogant oppress me. NIV 122 Ensure your servant's well-being; let not the arrogant oppress me. NAS 123 My eyes fail with longing for Your salvation And for Your righteous word. NIV 123 My eyes fail, looking for your salvation, looking for your righteous promise. NAS 124 Deal with Your servant according to Your lovingkindness And teach me Your statutes. NIV 124 Deal with your servant according to your love and teach me your decrees. NAS 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. NAS 126 It is time for the LORD to act, For they have broken Your law. NIV 126 It is time for you to act, O LORD; your law is being broken. NAS 127 Therefore I love Your commandments Above gold, yes, above fine gold. NIV 127 Because I love your commands more than gold, more than pure gold, NAS 128 Therefore I esteem right all Your precepts concerning everything, I hate every false way. Pe. NIV 128 and because I consider all your precepts right, I hate every wrong path. NAS 129 Your testimonies are wonderful; Therefore my soul observes them. NIV 129 Your statutes are wonderful; therefore I obey them. NAS 130 The unfolding of Your words gives light; It gives understanding to the simple. NIV 130 The unfolding of your words gives light; it gives understanding to the simple. NAS 131 I opened my mouth wide and panted, For I longed for Your commandments. NIV 131 I open my mouth and pant, longing for your commands. NAS 132 Turn to me and be gracious to me, After Your manner 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. NAS 133 Establish my footsteps in Your word, And do not let any iniquity have dominion over me. NIV 133 Direct my footsteps according to your word; let no sin rule over me. NAS 134 Redeem me from the oppression of man, That I may keep Your precepts. NIV 134 Redeem me from the oppression of men, that I may obey your precepts. NAS 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. NAS 136 My eyes shed streams of water, Because they do not keep Your law. Tsadhe. NIV 136 Streams of tears flow from my eyes, for your law is not obeyed. NAS 137 Righteous are You, O LORD , And upright are Your judgments. NIV 137 Righteous are you, O LORD, and your laws are right. NAS 138 You have commanded Your testimonies in righteousness And exceeding faithfulness. NIV 138 The statutes you have laid down are righteous; they are fully trustworthy. NAS 139 My zeal has consumed me, Because my adversaries have forgotten Your words. NIV 139 My zeal wears me out, for my enemies ignore your words. NAS 140 Your word is very pure, Therefore Your servant loves it. NIV 140 Your promises have been thoroughly tested, and your servant loves them. NAS 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. NAS 142 Your righteousness is an everlasting righteousness, And Your law is truth. NIV 142 Your righteousness is everlasting and your law is true. NAS 143 Trouble and anguish have come upon me, Yet Your commandments are my delight. NIV 143 Trouble and distress have come upon me, but your commands are my delight. NAS 144 Your testimonies are righteous forever; Give me understanding that I may live. Qoph. NIV 144 Your statutes are forever right; give me understanding that I may live. NAS 145 I cried with all my heart; answer me, O LORD ! I will observe Your statutes. NIV 145 I call with all my heart; answer me, O LORD, and I will obey your decrees. NAS 146 I cried to You; save me And I shall keep Your testimonies. NIV 146 I call out to you; save me and I will keep your statutes. NAS 147 I rise before dawn and cry for help; I wait for Your words. NIV 147 I rise before dawn and cry for help; I have put my hope in your word. NAS 148 My eyes anticipate the night watches, That I may meditate on Your word. NIV 148 My eyes stay open through the watches of the night, that I may meditate on your promises. NAS 149 Hear my voice according to Your lovingkindness; Revive me, O LORD , according to Your ordinances. NIV 149 Hear my voice in accordance with your love; preserve my life, O LORD, according to your laws. NAS 150 Those who follow after wickedness draw near; They are far from Your law. NIV 150 Those who devise wicked schemes are near, but they are far from your law. NAS 151 You are near, O LORD , And all Your commandments are truth. NIV 151 Yet you are near, O LORD, and all your commands are true. NAS 152 Of old I have known from Your testimonies That You have founded them forever. Resh. NIV 152 Long ago I learned from your statutes that you established them to last forever. NAS 153 Look upon my affliction and rescue me, For I do not forget Your law. NIV 153 Look upon my suffering and deliver me, for I have not forgotten your law. NAS 154 Plead my cause and redeem me; Revive me according to Your word. NIV 154 Defend my cause and redeem me; preserve my life according to your promise. NAS 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. NAS 156 Great are Your mercies, O LORD ; Revive me according to Your ordinances. NIV 156 Your compassion is great, O LORD; preserve my life according to your laws. NAS 157 Many are my persecutors and my adversaries, Yet I do not turn aside from Your testimonies. NIV 157 Many are the foes who persecute me, but I have not turned from your statutes. NAS 158 I behold the treacherous and loathe them, Because they do not keep Your word. NIV 158 I look on the faithless with loathing, for they do not obey your word. NAS 159 Consider how I love Your precepts; Revive me, O LORD , according to Your lovingkindness. NIV 159 See how I love your precepts; preserve my life, O LORD, according to your love. NAS 160 The sum of Your word is truth, And every one of Your righteous ordinances is everlasting. Shin. NIV 160 All your words are true; all your righteous laws are eternal. NAS 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. NAS 162 I rejoice at Your word, As one who finds great spoil. NIV 162 I rejoice in your promise like one who finds great spoil. NAS 163 I hate and despise falsehood, But I love Your law. NIV 163 I hate and abhor falsehood but I love your law. NAS 164 Seven times a day I praise You, Because of Your righteous ordinances. NIV 164 Seven times a day I praise you for your righteous laws. NAS 165 Those who love Your law have great peace, And nothing causes them to stumble. NIV 165 Great peace have they who love your law, and nothing can make them stumble. NAS 166 I hope for Your salvation, O LORD , And do Your commandments. NIV 166 I wait for your salvation, O LORD, and I follow your commands. NAS 167 My soul keeps Your testimonies, And I love them exceedingly. NIV 167 I obey your statutes, for I love them greatly. NAS 168 I keep Your precepts and Your testimonies, For all my ways are before You. Tav. NIV 168 I obey your precepts and your statutes, for all my ways are known to you. NAS 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. NAS 170 Let my supplication come before You; Deliver me according to Your word. NIV 170 May my supplication come before you; deliver me according to your promise. NAS 171 Let my lips utter praise, For You teach me Your statutes. NIV 171 May my lips overflow with praise, for you teach me your decrees. NAS 172 Let my tongue sing of Your word, For all Your commandments are righteousness. NIV 172 May my tongue sing of your word, for all your commands are righteous. NAS 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. NAS 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. NAS 175 Let my soul live that it may praise You, And let Your ordinances help me. NIV 175 Let me live that I may praise you, and may your laws sustain me. NAS 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.