Of David.

1 aIn you, LORD my God, I put my trust.

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    • š 25:1 - This psalm is an acrostic poem, the verses of which begin with the successive letters of the Hebrew alphabet.
      2 I trust in you; do not let me be put to shame, nor let my enemies triumph over me.

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      3 No one who hopes in you will ever be put to shame, but shame will come on those who are treacherous without cause.

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      4 Show me your ways, LORD, teach me your paths.

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      5 Guide me in your truth and teach me, for you are God my Savior, and my hope is in you all day long.

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      6 Remember, LORD, your great mercy and love, for they are from of old.

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      7 Do not remember the sins of my youth and my rebellious ways; according to your love remember me, for you, LORD, are good.

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      8 Good and upright is the LORD; therefore he instructs sinners in his ways.

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      9 He guides the humble in what is right and teaches them his way.

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      10 All the ways of the LORD are loving and faithful toward those who keep the demands of his covenant.

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      11 For the sake of your name, LORD, forgive my iniquity, though it is great.

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      12 Who, then, are those who fear the LORD? He will instruct them in the ways they should choose.b

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        • › 25:12 - Or "ways he chooses"
          13 They will spend their days in prosperity, and their descendants will inherit the land.

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          14 The LORD confides in those who fear him; he makes his covenant known to them.

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          15 My eyes are ever on the LORD, for only he will release my feet from the snare.

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          16 Turn to me and be gracious to me, for I am lonely and afflicted.

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          17 Relieve the troubles of my heart and free me from my anguish.

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          18 Look on my affliction and my distress and take away all my sins.

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          19 See how numerous are my enemies and how fiercely they hate me!

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          20 Guard my life and rescue me; do not let me be put to shame, for I take refuge in you.

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          21 May integrity and uprightness protect me, because my hope, LORD,c is in you.

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            • œ 25:21 - Septuagint; Hebrew does not have Lord.
              22 Deliver Israel, O God, from all their troubles!

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