Psalm 32 NIV

Of David. A maskil.

1 aBlessed is the one whose transgressions are forgiven, whose sins are covered.

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    • ¦ 32:1 - Title: Probably a literary or musical term
      2 Blessed is the one whose sin the LORD does not count against them and in whose spirit is no deceit.

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      3 When I kept silent, my bones wasted away through my groaning all day long.

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      4 For day and night your hand was heavy on me; my strength was sapped as in the heat of summer.b

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        • § 32:4 - The Hebrew has "Selah" (a word of uncertain meaning) here and at the end of verses 5 and 7.
          5 Then I acknowledged my sin to you and did not cover up my iniquity. I said, “I will confess my transgressions to the LORD.” And you forgave the guilt of my sin.

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          6 Therefore let all the faithful pray to you while you may be found; surely the rising of the mighty waters will not reach them.

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          7 You are my hiding place; you will protect me from trouble and surround me with songs of deliverance.

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          8 I will instruct you and teach you in the way you should go; I will counsel you with my loving eye on you.

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          9 Do not be like the horse or the mule, which have no understanding but must be controlled by bit and bridle or they will not come to you.

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          10 Many are the woes of the wicked, but the LORD’s unfailing love surrounds the one who trusts in him.

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          11 Rejoice in the LORD and be glad, you righteous; sing, all you who are upright in heart!

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