Psalm 16:3-11 NIV

3 As for the saints1 who are in the land,2 they are the glorious ones in whom is all my delight.a

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    • a 16:3 - Or "As for the pagan priests who are in the land / and the nobles in whom all delight, I said:"
      4 The sorrows3 of those will increase who run after other gods.4 I will not pour out their libations of blood or take up their names5 on my lips.

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      5 LORD, you have assigned me my portion6 and my cup;7 you have made my lot8 secure.

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      6 The boundary lines9 have fallen for me in pleasant places; surely I have a delightful inheritance.10

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      7 I will praise the LORD, who counsels me;11 even at night12 my heart instructs me.

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      8 I have set the LORD always before me. Because he is at my right hand,13 I will not be shaken.14

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      9 Therefore my heart is glad15 and my tongue rejoices; my body also will rest secure,16

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      10 because you will not abandon me to the grave,b17 nor will you let your Holy Onec18 see decay.19

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        • b 16:10 - Hebrew "Sheol"
        • c 16:10 - Or "your faithful one"
          11 You have maded known to me the path of life;20 you will fill me with joy in your presence,21 with eternal pleasures22 at your right hand.23

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