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Psalm 119: ת Taw

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169 Let my cry for help reach you, Lord!     Give me understanding, as you have promised. 170 Listen to my prayer,     and save me according to your promise! 171 I will always praise you,     because you teach me your laws. 172 I will sing about your law,     because your commands are just. 173 Always be ready to help me,     because I follow your commands. 174 How… Read more »

Psalm 119: ר Resh

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153 Look at my suffering and rescue me.     I have not forgotten your teachings. 154 Argue my case, and set me free.     Let me live, as you promised. 155 The wicked have no hope of being saved,     because they don’t follow your laws. 156 Lord, you are very kind.     You always do what is right, so let me live. 157 I have many enemies trying… Read more »

Psalm 119: ק Qoph

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145 I cried with my whole heart; hear me, O Lord,     I will keep Your statutes. 146 I cried unto You; deliver me,     and I shall keep Your testimonies. 147 I arose before the dawn of the morning and cried for help;     I hope in Your words. 148 My eyes are awake before the night watches,     that I might meditate on Your word. 149 Hear… Read more »

Psalm 119: צ Tsadhe (b)

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141 Though I am lowly and despised,     I do not forget your precepts. 142 Your righteousness is everlasting     and your law is true. 143 Trouble and distress have come upon me,     but your commands give me delight. 144 Your statutes are always righteous;     give me understanding that I may live.  [NIV]   Well, I managed to continue my Lenten discipline while in Germany… but… Read more »

Psalm 119: צ Tsadhe(a)

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137 You are right and you do right, God;     your decisions are right on target. 138 You rightly instruct us in how to live     ever faithful to you. 139 My rivals nearly did me in,     they persistently ignored your commandments. 140 Your promise has been tested through and through,     and I, your servant, love it dearly.  [The Message]   I… Read more »

Psalm 119: פ Pe(a)

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129 Your teachings are wonderful;     I obey them with all my heart. 130 The explanation of your teachings gives light     and brings wisdom to the ignorant. 131 In my desire for your commands     I pant with open mouth. 132 Turn to me and have mercy on me     as you do on all those who love you.   The second verse jumps out at me… Read more »

Psalm 119: ע Ayin(b)

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125 I am your servant. Give me wisdom     so I can understand your rules. 126 Lord, it is time for you to do something,     because people have disobeyed your teachings. 127 I love your commands     more than the purest gold. 128 I respect all your orders,     so I hate lying ways. [New Century Vision]   I cannot grab a toe-hold on today’s verses.  But… Read more »