Psalms 119:40

40 How I long for your precepts! In your righteousness preserve my life.

Psalms 119:40 in Other Translations

KJV
40 Behold, I have longed after thy precepts: quicken me in thy righteousness.
ESV
40 Behold, I long for your precepts; in your righteousness give me life!
NLT
40 I long to obey your commandments! Renew my life with your goodness.
MSG
40 See how hungry I am for your counsel; preserve my life through your righteous ways!
CSB
40 How I long for Your precepts! Give me life through Your righteousness.

Psalms 119:40 In-Context

38 Fulfill your promise to your servant, so that you may be feared.
39 Take away the disgrace I dread, for your laws are good.
40 How I long for your precepts! In your righteousness preserve my life.
41 May your unfailing love come to me, LORD, your salvation, according to your promise;
42 then I can answer anyone who taunts me, for I trust in your word.

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