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;1 preserve my life2 according to your word.3
References for Psalms 119:25
I recounted my ways and you answered me; teach me your decrees.4
References for Psalms 119:26
Let me understand the teaching of your precepts; then I will meditate on your wonders.5
References for Psalms 119:27
My soul is weary with sorrow;6 strengthen me7 according to your word.8
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Keep me from deceitful ways;9 be gracious to me10 through your law.
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I have chosen11 the way of truth;12 I have set my heart13 on your laws.
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I hold fast14 to your statutes, O LORD; do not let me be put to shame.
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I run in the path of your commands, for you have set my heart free.
Teach me,15 O LORD, to follow your decrees; then I will keep them to the end.
References for Psalms 119:33