Psalm 17:1-6 TNIV

A prayer of David."

1 Hear me,1 LORD, my plea is just; listen to my cry.2 Hear3 my prayer-- it does not rise from deceitful lips.4

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2 Let my vindication5 come from you; may your eyes see what is right.6

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3 Though you probe my heart,7 though you examine me at night and test me,8 you will find that I have planned no evil;9 my mouth has not transgressed.10

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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;11 my feet have not stumbled.12

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6 I call on you, my God, for you will answer me;13 turn your ear to me14 and hear my prayer.15

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