Psalms 51:9

9 Hide your face from my sins and blot out all my iniquity.

Psalms 51:9 in Other Translations

KJV
9 Hide thy face from my sins, and blot out all mine iniquities.
ESV
9 Hide your face from my sins, and blot out all my iniquities.
NLT
9 Don’t keep looking at my sins. Remove the stain of my guilt.
MSG
9 Don't look too close for blemishes, give me a clean bill of health.
CSB
9 Turn Your face away from my sins and blot out all my guilt.

Psalms 51:9 In-Context

7 Cleanse me with hyssop, and I will be clean; wash me, and I will be whiter than snow.
8 Let me hear joy and gladness; let the bones you have crushed rejoice.
9 Hide your face from my sins and blot out all my iniquity.
10 Create in me a pure heart, O God, and renew a steadfast spirit within me.
11 Do not cast me from your presence or take your Holy Spirit from me.

Cross References 2

  • 1. Jeremiah 16:17; Zechariah 4:10
  • 2. S 2 Samuel 12:13
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