Psalm 51:12-19 NIV

12 Restore to me the joy of your salvation1 and grant me a willing spirit,2 to sustain me.3

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13 Then I will teach transgressors your ways,4 and sinners5 will turn back to you.6

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14 Save me7 from bloodguilt,8 O God, the God who saves me,9 and my tongue will sing of your righteousness.10

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15 O Lord, open my lips,11 and my mouth will declare your praise.

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16 You do not delight in sacrifice,12 or I would bring it; you do not take pleasure in burnt offerings.

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17 The sacrifices13 of God area a broken spirit; a broken and contrite heart,14 O God, you will not despise.

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    • c 51:17 - Or "My sacrifice, O God, is"
      18 In your good pleasure make Zion15 prosper; build up the walls of Jerusalem.16

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      19 Then there will be righteous sacrifices,17 whole burnt offerings18 to delight you; then bulls19 will be offered on your altar.

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