Give ear to my words, O LORD, consider my meditation.
Hearken unto the voice of my cry, my King, and my God: for unto thee will I pray.
My voice shalt thou hear in the morning, O LORD; in the morning will I direct my prayer unto thee, and will look up.
For thou art not a God that hath pleasure in wickedness: neither shall evil dwell with thee.
The foolish shall not stand in thy sight: thou hatest all workers of iniquity.
in thy sight
Heb. before thine eyes. thou.
Thou shalt destroy them that speak leasing: the LORD will abhor the bloody and deceitful man.
the bloody, etc
Heb. man of bloods and deceit.
But as for me, I will come into thy house in the multitude of thy mercy: and in thy fear will I worship toward thy holy temple.
thy holy temple
Heb. the temple of thy holiness.
Lead me, O LORD, in thy righteousness because of mine enemies; make thy way straight before my face.
Heb. those which observe me.
For there is no faithfulness in their mouth; their inward part is very wickedness; their throat is an open sepulchre; they flatter with their tongue.
or, stedfastness. their mouth. Heb. his mouth, that is, the mouth of any of them. inward.
Heb. wickednesses. throat.
Destroy thou them, O God; let them fall by their own counsels; cast them out in the multitude of their transgressions; for they have rebelled against thee.
or, Make them guilty.
7:9-15 9:15,16 10:15 17:13 21:8-10 28:3,4 31:18 35:1-8,26 55:15 59:12,13 64:6-8 66:7 68:1,2 69:22-25 71:13 79:12 83:9-18 109:6-20 137:7-9 140:9,10 144:6,7 Deuteronomy 2:30 1 Samuel 25:29,39 2 Samuel 15:31 17:14,23 2 Chronicles 25:16 Esther 7:10 Job 5:12-14 1 Corinthians 3:19
or, from. the.
But let all those that put their trust in thee rejoice: let them ever shout for joy, because thou defendest them: let them also that love thy name be joyful in thee.
Heb. coverest over, or, protectest. love.
For thou, LORD, wilt bless the righteous; with favour wilt thou compass him as with a shield.
Heb. crown. shield.