Psalm 119:16-26 NIV

16 I delight1 in your decrees; I will not neglect your word.

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17 Do good to your servant,2 and I will live; I will obey your word.3

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18 Open my eyes that I may see wonderful things in your law.
19 I am a stranger on earth;4 do not hide your commands from me.

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20 My soul is consumed5 with longing for your laws6 at all times.

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21 You rebuke the arrogant,7 who are cursed8 and who stray9 from your commands.

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22 Remove from me scorn10 and contempt, for I keep your statutes.11

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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.


25 I am laid low in the dust;12 preserve my life13 according to your word.14

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      26 I recounted my ways and you answered me; teach me your decrees.15

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