Psalm 119:67-77 NIV

67 Before I was afflicted1 I went astray,2 but now I obey your word.3

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68 You are good,4 and what you do is good; teach me your decrees.5

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69 Though the arrogant have smeared me with lies,6 I keep your precepts with all my heart.

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70 Their hearts are callous7 and unfeeling, but I delight in your law.

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71 It was good for me to be afflicted8 so that I might learn your decrees.

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      72 The law from your mouth is more precious to me than thousands of pieces of silver and gold.9

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      73 Your hands made me10 and formed me; give me understanding to learn your commands.

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      74 May those who fear you rejoice11 when they see me, for I have put my hope in your word.12

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      75 I know, O LORD, that your laws are righteous,13 and in faithfulness14 you have afflicted me.

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          76 May your unfailing love15 be my comfort, according to your promise16 to your servant.

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              77 Let your compassion17 come to me that I may live, for your law is my delight.18

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