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Psalm 119

NRS 1 Happy 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. NRS 2 Happy are those who keep his decrees, who seek him with their whole heart, NIV 2 Blessed are they who keep his statutes and seek him with all their heart. NRS 3 who also do no wrong, but walk in his ways. NIV 3 They do nothing wrong; they walk in his ways. NRS 4 You have commanded your precepts to be kept diligently. NIV 4 You have laid down precepts that are to be fully obeyed. NRS 5 O that my ways may be steadfast in keeping your statutes! NIV 5 Oh, that my ways were steadfast in obeying your decrees! NRS 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. NRS 7 I will praise you with an upright heart, when I learn your righteous ordinances. NIV 7 I will praise you with an upright heart as I learn your righteous laws. NRS 8 I will observe your statutes; do not utterly forsake me. NIV 8 I will obey your decrees; do not utterly forsake me. NRS 9 How can young people keep their 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. NRS 10 With my whole heart I seek you; do not let me stray from your commandments. NIV 10 I seek you with all my heart; do not let me stray from your commands. NRS 11 I treasure your word in my heart, so that I may not sin against you. NIV 11 I have hidden your word in my heart that I might not sin against you. NRS 12 Blessed are you, O Lord; teach me your statutes. NIV 12 Praise be to you, O LORD; teach me your decrees. NRS 13 With my lips I declare all the ordinances of your mouth. NIV 13 With my lips I recount all the laws that come from your mouth. NRS 14 I delight in the way of your decrees as much as in all riches. NIV 14 I rejoice in following your statutes as one rejoices in great riches. NRS 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. NRS 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. NRS 17 Deal bountifully with your servant, so that I may live and observe your word. NIV 17 Do good to your servant, and I will live; I will obey your word. NRS 18 Open my eyes, so that I may behold wondrous things out of your law. NIV 18 Open my eyes that I may see wonderful things in your law. NRS 19 I live as an alien in the land; do not hide your commandments from me. NIV 19 I am a stranger on earth; do not hide your commands from me. NRS 20 My soul is consumed with longing for your ordinances at all times. NIV 20 My soul is consumed with longing for your laws at all times. NRS 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. NRS 22 take away from me their scorn and contempt, for I have kept your decrees. NIV 22 Remove from me scorn and contempt, for I keep your statutes. NRS 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. NRS 24 Your decrees are my delight, they are my counselors. NIV 24 Your statutes are my delight; they are my counselors. NRS 25 My soul clings 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. NRS 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. NRS 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. NRS 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. NRS 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. NRS 30 I have chosen the way of faithfulness; I set your ordinances before me. NIV 30 I have chosen the way of truth; I have set my heart on your laws. NRS 31 I cling to your decrees, 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. NRS 32 I run the way of your commandments, for you enlarge my understanding. NIV 32 I run in the path of your commands, for you have set my heart free. NRS 33 Teach me, O Lord, the way of your statutes, and I will observe it to the end. NIV 33 Teach me, O LORD, to follow your decrees; then I will keep them to the end. NRS 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. NRS 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. NRS 36 Turn my heart to your decrees, and not to selfish gain. NIV 36 Turn my heart toward your statutes and not toward selfish gain. NRS 37 Turn my eyes from looking at vanities; give me life in your ways. NIV 37 Turn my eyes away from worthless things; preserve my life according to your word. NRS 38 Confirm to your servant your promise, which is for those who fear you. NIV 38 Fulfill your promise to your servant, so that you may be feared. NRS 39 Turn away the disgrace that I dread, for your ordinances are good. NIV 39 Take away the disgrace I dread, for your laws are good. NRS 40 See, I have longed for your precepts; in your righteousness give me life. NIV 40 How I long for your precepts! Preserve my life in your righteousness. NRS 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; NRS 42 Then I shall have an answer for those who taunt me, for I trust in your word. NIV 42 then I will answer the one who taunts me, for I trust in your word. NRS 43 Do not take the word of truth utterly out of my mouth, for my hope is in your ordinances. NIV 43 Do not snatch the word of truth from my mouth, for I have put my hope in your laws. NRS 44 I will keep your law continually, forever and ever. NIV 44 I will always obey your law, for ever and ever. NRS 45 I shall walk at liberty, for I have sought your precepts. NIV 45 I will walk about in freedom, for I have sought out your precepts. NRS 46 I will also speak of your decrees 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, NRS 47 I find my delight in your commandments, because I love them. NIV 47 for I delight in your commands because I love them. NRS 48 I revere 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. NRS 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. NRS 50 This is my comfort in my distress, that your promise gives me life. NIV 50 My comfort in my suffering is this: Your promise preserves my life. NRS 51 The arrogant 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. NRS 52 When I think of your ordinances from of old, I take comfort, O Lord. NIV 52 I remember your ancient laws, O LORD, and I find comfort in them. NRS 53 Hot indignation seizes me because of the wicked, those who forsake your law. NIV 53 Indignation grips me because of the wicked, who have forsaken your law. NRS 54 Your statutes have been my songs wherever I make my home. NIV 54 Your decrees are the theme of my song wherever I lodge. NRS 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. NRS 56 This blessing has fallen to me, for I have kept your precepts. NIV 56 This has been my practice: I obey your precepts. NRS 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. NRS 58 I implore 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. NRS 59 When I think of your ways, I turn my feet to your decrees; NIV 59 I have considered my ways and have turned my steps to your statutes. NRS 60 I hurry and do not delay to keep your commandments. NIV 60 I will hasten and not delay to obey your commands. NRS 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. NRS 62 At midnight I rise to praise you, because of your righteous ordinances. NIV 62 At midnight I rise to give you thanks for your righteous laws. NRS 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. NRS 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. NRS 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. NRS 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. NRS 67 Before I was humbled I went astray, but now I keep your word. NIV 67 Before I was afflicted I went astray, but now I obey your word. NRS 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. NRS 69 The arrogant 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. NRS 70 Their hearts are fat and gross, but I delight in your law. NIV 70 Their hearts are callous and unfeeling, but I delight in your law. NRS 71 It is good for me that I was humbled, so that I might learn your statutes. NIV 71 It was good for me to be afflicted so that I might learn your decrees. NRS 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. NRS 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. NRS 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. NRS 75 I know, O Lord, that your judgments are right, and that in faithfulness you have humbled me. NIV 75 I know, O LORD, that your laws are righteous, and in faithfulness you have afflicted me. NRS 76 Let your steadfast love become my comfort according to your promise to your servant. NIV 76 May your unfailing love be my comfort, according to your promise to your servant. NRS 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. NRS 78 Let the arrogant be put to shame, because they have subverted me with guile; 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. NRS 79 Let those who fear you turn to me, so that they may know your decrees. NIV 79 May those who fear you turn to me, those who understand your statutes. NRS 80 May my heart be blameless in your statutes, so 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. NRS 81 My soul languishes 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. NRS 82 My eyes fail with watching 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?" NRS 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. NRS 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? NRS 85 The arrogant have dug pitfalls for me; they flout your law. NIV 85 The arrogant dig pitfalls for me, contrary to your law. NRS 86 All your commandments are enduring; I am persecuted without cause; help me! NIV 86 All your commands are trustworthy; help me, for men persecute me without cause. NRS 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. NRS 88 In your steadfast love spare my life, so that I may keep the decrees of your mouth. NIV 88 Preserve my life according to your love, and I will obey the statutes of your mouth. NRS 89 The Lord exists forever; your word is firmly fixed in heaven. NIV 89 Your word, O LORD, is eternal; it stands firm in the heavens. NRS 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. NRS 91 By your appointment they stand today, for all things are your servants. NIV 91 Your laws endure to this day, for all things serve you. NRS 92 If your law had not been my delight, I would have perished in my misery. NIV 92 If your law had not been my delight, I would have perished in my affliction. NRS 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. NRS 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. NRS 95 The wicked lie in wait to destroy me, but I consider your decrees. NIV 95 The wicked are waiting to destroy me, but I will ponder your statutes. NRS 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. NRS 97 Oh, how I love your law! It is my meditation all day long. NIV 97 Oh, how I love your law! I meditate on it all day long. NRS 98 Your commandment makes me wiser than my enemies, for it is always with me. NIV 98 Your commands make me wiser than my enemies, for they are ever with me. NRS 99 I have more understanding than all my teachers, for your decrees are my meditation. NIV 99 I have more insight than all my teachers, for I meditate on your statutes. NRS 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. NRS 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. NRS 102 I do not turn away from your ordinances, for you have taught me. NIV 102 I have not departed from your laws, for you yourself have taught me. NRS 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! NRS 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. NRS 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. NRS 106 I have sworn an oath and confirmed it, to observe your righteous ordinances. NIV 106 I have taken an oath and confirmed it, that I will follow your righteous laws. NRS 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. NRS 108 Accept my offerings of praise, O Lord, and teach me your ordinances. NIV 108 Accept, O LORD, the willing praise of my mouth, and teach me your laws. NRS 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. NRS 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. NRS 111 Your decrees are my heritage forever; they are the joy of my heart. NIV 111 Your statutes are my heritage forever; they are the joy of my heart. NRS 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. NRS 113 I hate the double-minded, but I love your law. NIV 113 I hate double-minded men, but I love your law. NRS 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. NRS 115 Go away 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! NRS 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. NRS 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. NRS 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. NRS 119 All the wicked of the earth you count as dross; therefore I love your decrees. NIV 119 All the wicked of the earth you discard like dross; therefore I love your statutes. NRS 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. NRS 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. NRS 122 Guarantee your servant's well-being; do not let the godless oppress me. NIV 122 Ensure your servant's well-being; let not the arrogant oppress me. NRS 123 My eyes fail from watching 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. NRS 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. NRS 125 I am your servant; give me understanding, so that I may know your decrees. NIV 125 I am your servant; give me discernment that I may understand your statutes. NRS 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. NRS 127 Truly I love your commandments more than gold, more than fine gold. NIV 127 Because I love your commands more than gold, more than pure gold, NRS 128 Truly I direct my steps by all your precepts; I hate every false way. NIV 128 and because I consider all your precepts right, I hate every wrong path. NRS 129 Your decrees are wonderful; therefore my soul keeps them. NIV 129 Your statutes are wonderful; therefore I obey them. NRS 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. NRS 131 With open mouth I pant, because I long for your commandments. NIV 131 I open my mouth and pant, longing for your commands. NRS 132 Turn to me and be gracious to me, as is your custom toward 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. NRS 133 Keep my steps steady according to your promise, and never let iniquity have dominion over me. NIV 133 Direct my footsteps according to your word; let no sin rule over me. NRS 134 Redeem me from human oppression, that I may keep your precepts. NIV 134 Redeem me from the oppression of men, that I may obey your precepts. NRS 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. NRS 136 My eyes shed streams of tears because your law is not kept. NIV 136 Streams of tears flow from my eyes, for your law is not obeyed. NRS 137 You are righteous, O Lord, and your judgments are right. NIV 137 Righteous are you, O LORD, and your laws are right. NRS 138 You have appointed your decrees in righteousness and in all faithfulness. NIV 138 The statutes you have laid down are righteous; they are fully trustworthy. NRS 139 My zeal consumes me because my foes forget your words. NIV 139 My zeal wears me out, for my enemies ignore your words. NRS 140 Your promise is well tried, and your servant loves it. NIV 140 Your promises have been thoroughly tested, and your servant loves them. NRS 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. NRS 142 Your righteousness is an everlasting righteousness, and your law is the truth. NIV 142 Your righteousness is everlasting and your law is true. NRS 143 Trouble and anguish have come upon me, but your commandments are my delight. NIV 143 Trouble and distress have come upon me, but your commands are my delight. NRS 144 Your decrees are righteous forever; give me understanding that I may live. NIV 144 Your statutes are forever right; give me understanding that I may live. NRS 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. NRS 146 I cry to you; save me, that I may observe your decrees. NIV 146 I call out to you; save me and I will keep your statutes. NRS 147 I rise before dawn and cry for help; I put my hope in your words. NIV 147 I rise before dawn and cry for help; I have put my hope in your word. NRS 148 My eyes are awake before each watch 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. NRS 149 In your steadfast love hear my voice; O Lord, in your justice preserve my life. NIV 149 Hear my voice in accordance with your love; preserve my life, O LORD, according to your laws. NRS 150 Those who persecute me with evil purpose draw near; they are far from your law. NIV 150 Those who devise wicked schemes are near, but they are far from your law. NRS 151 Yet 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. NRS 152 Long ago I learned from your decrees that you have established them forever. NIV 152 Long ago I learned from your statutes that you established them to last forever. NRS 153 Look on my misery 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. NRS 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. NRS 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. NRS 156 Great is your mercy, O Lord; give me life according to your justice. NIV 156 Your compassion is great, O LORD; preserve my life according to your laws. NRS 157 Many are my persecutors and my adversaries, yet I do not swerve from your decrees. NIV 157 Many are the foes who persecute me, but I have not turned from your statutes. NRS 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. NRS 159 Consider how I love your precepts; preserve my life according to your steadfast love. NIV 159 See how I love your precepts; preserve my life, O LORD, according to your love. NRS 160 The sum of your word is truth; and every one of your righteous ordinances endures forever. NIV 160 All your words are true; all your righteous laws are eternal. NRS 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. NRS 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. NRS 163 I hate and abhor falsehood, but I love your law. NIV 163 I hate and abhor falsehood but I love your law. NRS 164 Seven times a day I praise you for your righteous ordinances. NIV 164 Seven times a day I praise you for your righteous laws. NRS 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. NRS 166 I hope for your salvation, O Lord, and I fulfill your commandments. NIV 166 I wait for your salvation, O LORD, and I follow your commands. NRS 167 My soul keeps your decrees; I love them exceedingly. NIV 167 I obey your statutes, for I love them greatly. NRS 168 I keep your precepts and decrees, for all my ways are before you. NIV 168 I obey your precepts and your statutes, for all my ways are known to you. NRS 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. NRS 170 Let my supplication come before you; deliver me according to your promise. NIV 170 May my supplication come before you; deliver me according to your promise. NRS 171 My lips will pour forth praise, because you teach me your statutes. NIV 171 May my lips overflow with praise, for you teach me your decrees. NRS 172 My tongue will sing of your promise, for all your commandments are right. NIV 172 May my tongue sing of your word, for all your commands are righteous. NRS 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. NRS 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. NRS 175 Let me live that I 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. NRS 176 I have gone astray like a lost sheep; seek out 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.