Psalm 51:14-19 NIV

14 Save me1 from bloodguilt,2 O God, the God who saves me,3 and my tongue will sing of your righteousness.4

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15 O Lord, open my lips,5 and my mouth will declare your praise.

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16 You do not delight in sacrifice,6 or I would bring it; you do not take pleasure in burnt offerings.

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17 The sacrifices7 of God area a broken spirit; a broken and contrite heart,8 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 Zion9 prosper; build up the walls of Jerusalem.10

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      19 Then there will be righteous sacrifices,11 whole burnt offerings12 to delight you; then bulls13 will be offered on your altar.

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