Be good to your servant1 while I live, that I may obey your word.2
References for Psalms 119:17
Open my eyes that I may see wonderful things in your law.
I am a stranger on earth;3 do not hide your commands from me.
References for Psalms 119:19
My soul is consumed4 with longing for your laws5 at all times.
References for Psalms 119:20
You rebuke the arrogant,6 who are accursed,7 those who stray8 from your commands.
References for Psalms 119:21
Remove from me their scorn9 and contempt, for I keep your statutes.10
References for Psalms 119:22
Though rulers sit together and slander me, your servant will meditate on your decrees.
Your statutes are my delight; they are my counselors.