Psalm 17:1-6 NIV

A prayer of David.

1 Hear me, LORD, my plea is just; listen to my cry. Hear my prayer— it does not rise from deceitful lips.

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2 Let my vindication come from you; may your eyes see what is right.

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3 Though you probe my heart, though you examine me at night and test me, you will find that I have planned no evil; my mouth has not transgressed.

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4 Though people tried to bribe me, I have kept myself from the ways of the violent through what your lips have commanded.
5 My steps have held to your paths; my feet have not stumbled.

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6 I call on you, my God, for you will answer me; turn your ear to me and hear my prayer.

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