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Psalm 51

NAS 1 Be gracious to me, O God, according to Your lovingkindness; According to the greatness of Your compassion blot out my transgressions. NIV 1 Have mercy on me, O God, according to your unfailing love; according to your great compassion blot out my transgressions. NAS 2 Wash me thoroughly from my iniquity And cleanse me from my sin. NIV 2 Wash away all my iniquity and cleanse me from my sin. NAS 3 For I know my transgressions, And my sin is ever before me. NIV 3 For I know my transgressions, and my sin is always before me. NAS 4 Against You, You only, I have sinned And done what is evil in Your sight, So that You are justified when You speak And blameless when You judge. NIV 4 Against you, you only, have I sinned and done what is evil in your sight, so that you are proved right when you speak and justified when you judge. NAS 5 Behold, I was brought forth in iniquity, And in sin my mother conceived me. NIV 5 Surely I was sinful at birth, sinful from the time my mother conceived me. NAS 6 Behold, You desire truth in the innermost being, And in the hidden part You will make me know wisdom. NIV 6 Surely you desire truth in the inner parts; you teach me wisdom in the inmost place. NAS 7 Purify me with hyssop, and I shall be clean; Wash me, and I shall be whiter than snow. NIV 7 Cleanse me with hyssop, and I will be clean; wash me, and I will be whiter than snow. NAS 8 Make me to hear joy and gladness, Let the bones which You have broken rejoice. NIV 8 Let me hear joy and gladness; let the bones you have crushed rejoice. NAS 9 Hide Your face from my sins And blot out all my iniquities. NIV 9 Hide your face from my sins and blot out all my iniquity. NAS 10 Create in me a clean heart, O God, And renew a steadfast spirit within me. NIV 10 Create in me a pure heart, O God, and renew a steadfast spirit within me. NAS 11 Do not cast me away from Your presence And do not take Your Holy Spirit from me. NIV 11 Do not cast me from your presence or take your Holy Spirit from me. NAS 12 Restore to me the joy of Your salvation And sustain me with a willing spirit. NIV 12 Restore to me the joy of your salvation and grant me a willing spirit, to sustain me. NAS 13 Then I will teach transgressors Your ways, And sinners will be converted to You. NIV 13 Then I will teach transgressors your ways, and sinners will turn back to you. NAS 14 Deliver me from bloodguiltiness, O God, the God of my salvation; Then my tongue will joyfully sing of Your righteousness. NIV 14 Save me from bloodguilt, O God, the God who saves me, and my tongue will sing of your righteousness. NAS 15 O Lord , open my lips, That my mouth may declare Your praise. NIV 15 O Lord, open my lips, and my mouth will declare your praise. NAS 16 For You do not delight in sacrifice, otherwise I would give it; You are not pleased with burnt offering. NIV 16 You do not delight in sacrifice, or I would bring it; you do not take pleasure in burnt offerings. NAS 17 The sacrifices of God are a broken spirit; A broken and a contrite heart, O God, You will not despise. NIV 17 The sacrifices of God are a broken spirit; a broken and contrite heart, O God, you will not despise. NAS 18 By Your favor do good to Zion; Build the walls of Jerusalem. NIV 18 In your good pleasure make Zion prosper; build up the walls of Jerusalem. NAS 19 Then You will delight in righteous sacrifices, In burnt offering and whole burnt offering; Then young bulls will be offered on Your altar. NIV 19 Then there will be righteous sacrifices, whole burnt offerings to delight you; then bulls will be offered on your altar.