Psalm 119:17-32 NIV

Gimel

17 Do good to your servant,1 and I will live; I will obey your word.2

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18 Open my eyes that I may see wonderful things in your law.
19 I am a stranger on earth;3 do not hide your commands from me.

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20 My soul is consumed4 with longing for your laws5 at all times.

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21 You rebuke the arrogant,6 who are cursed7 and who stray8 from your commands.

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22 Remove from me scorn9 and contempt, for I keep your statutes.10

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23 Though rulers sit together and slander me, your servant will meditate on your decrees.
24 Your statutes are my delight; they are my counselors.

Daleth

25 I am laid low in the dust;11 preserve my life12 according to your word.13

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      26 I recounted my ways and you answered me; teach me your decrees.14

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      27 Let me understand the teaching of your precepts; then I will meditate on your wonders.15

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      28 My soul is weary with sorrow;16 strengthen me17 according to your word.18

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      29 Keep me from deceitful ways;19 be gracious to me20 through your law.

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      30 I have chosen21 the way of truth;22 I have set my heart23 on your laws.

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      31 I hold fast24 to your statutes, O LORD; do not let me be put to shame.

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      32 I run in the path of your commands, for you have set my heart free.