Psalm 26:5-12 NIV

5 I abhor1 the assembly of evildoers and refuse to sit with the wicked.

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6 I wash my hands in innocence,2 and go about your altar, O LORD,

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7 proclaiming aloud your praise3 and telling of all your wonderful deeds.4

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8 I love5 the house where you live, O LORD, the place where your glory dwells.6

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9 Do not take away my soul along with sinners, my life with bloodthirsty men,7

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10 in whose hands are wicked schemes,8 whose right hands are full of bribes.9

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11 But I lead a blameless life; redeem me10 and be merciful to me.

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12 My feet stand on level ground;11 in the great assembly12 I will praise the LORD.

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