Remove from me scorn1 and contempt, for I keep your statutes.2
References for Psalms 119:22
Though rulers sit together and slander me, your servant will meditate on your decrees.
Your statutes are my delight; they are my counselors.
I am laid low in the dust;3 preserve my life4 according to your word.5
References for Psalms 119:25
I recounted my ways and you answered me; teach me your decrees.6
References for Psalms 119:26
Let me understand the teaching of your precepts; then I will meditate on your wonders.7
References for Psalms 119:27
My soul is weary with sorrow;8 strengthen me9 according to your word.10
References for Psalms 119:28
Keep me from deceitful ways;11 be gracious to me12 through your law.
References for Psalms 119:29
I have chosen13 the way of truth;14 I have set my heart15 on your laws.
References for Psalms 119:30
I hold fast16 to your statutes, O LORD; do not let me be put to shame.
References for Psalms 119:31
I run in the path of your commands, for you have set my heart free.