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109 My soul is continually in my hand : yet do I not forget thy law.

110 The wicked have laid a snare for me: yet I erred not from thy precepts.

111 Thy testimonies have I taken, as an heritage for ever : for they are the rejoicing of my heart,

112 I have inclined mine heart to perform thy statutes alway, even unto the end.

SAMECH. 113 I hate vain thoughts : but thy law do I love.

114 Thou art my hiding-place and my shield: I hope in thy word.

115 Depart from me, ye evil-doers; for I will keep the commandments of my God.

116 Uphold me according unto thy word, that I

may live ; and let me not be ashamed of my hope.

117 Hold thou me up, and I shall be safe: and I will have respect unto thy statutes continually,

118 Thou hast trodden down all them that err from thy statutes : for their deceit is falsehood.

*119 Thou puttest away all the wicked of the earth like dross: therefore I lore thy testimonies.

120 My flesh trembleth for fear of thee; and I am afraid of thy judgments.

AIN. 121 I have done judgment and justice : leave me not to mine oppressors.

122 Be surety for thy servant for good : let not the proud oppress me.

123 Mine eyes fail for thy salvation, and for the word of thy righteousness.

124 Deal with thy servant according unto thy mercy, and teach me thy statutes.

25 I am thy servant, give me understanding, that I may know thy testimonies.

126 It is time for thee, Lord, to work ; for they have made void thy law.

127 Therefore I love thy commandments above gold, yea above fine gold.

128 Therefore I esteem all thy precepts concerning all things to be right; and I hate every false way.

PE. 129 Thy testimonies are wonderful : therefore doth my soul keep them.

130 The entrance of thy words giveth

light; it giveth understanding to the simple.

131 I opened my mouth, and panted : for I longed for thy commandments.

132 Look thou upon me, and be merciful unto me, as thou usest to do unto those that love thy name.

133 Order my steps in thy word : and let not any iniquity have dominion over me.

134 Deliver me from the oppression of man : so will I keep thy precepts.

135 Make thy face to shine upon thy servant; and teach me thy statutes.

136 Rivers of waters run down mine eyes, because they keep not thy law.

TSADDI, 137 Righteous art thou, O Lord, and upright are thy judgments.

138 Thy testimonies that thou hast commanded are righteous and very faithful.

139 My zeal hath consumed me: because mine enemies have forgotten thy words.

140 Thy word is very pure: therefore thy servant loveth it.

141 l am small and despised ; yet do not I forget thy precepts.

142 Thy righteousness is an everlasting righteousness, and thy law is the truth.

143 Trouble and anguish have taken hold on me; yet thy commandments are my delights.

144 The righteousness of thy testimonies is everlasting: give me understanding, and I shall live.


КОРН. 145 I cried with my whole heart ;, hear me, O Lord : I will keep thy statutes.

146 I cried unto thee; save me, and I shall keep thy testimonies.

147 i prevented the dawning of the morning, and cried : 1 hoped in thy word.

148 Mine eyes prevent the night watches, that I might meditate in thy word.

149 Hear my voice, according unto thy ' loving-kindness: O Lord, quicken me according to thy judgment,

150 They draw nigh that follow after mischief: they are far from thy law.

151 Thou art near, O Lord ; and all thy commandments are truth.

152 Concerning thy testimonies, I have known of old that thou hast founded thein for ever.

RESH. 153 Consider mine affliction, and deliver me ; for I do not forget thy law.

154 Plead my cause, and deliver me; quicken me according to thy word.

155 Salvation is far from the wicked : for they seek not thy statutes.

156 Great are thy tender mercies, O Lord ; quicken me according to thy judgments.

157 Many are my persecutors and mine enemies ; yet do i not decline from thy testimonies.

158 I beheld the transgressors, and was grieved ; because they kept not thy word,

159 Consider how I love thy precepts : quicken me, O Lord, according to thy loving-kindness.

160 Thy word is true from the beginning: and every one of thy righteous judgments endureth for ever

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