A Psalm of David.
Let me not be ashamed;
cLet not my enemies triumph over me.
3 Indeed, let no one who 1waits on You be ashamed;
Let those be ashamed who deal treacherously without cause.
4 dShow me Your ways, O Lord;
Teach me Your paths.
For You are the God of my salvation;
On You I wait all the day.
6 Remember, O Lord, eYour tender mercies and Your lovingkindnesses,
For they are from of old.
7 Do not remember fthe sins of my youth, nor my transgressions;
gAccording to Your mercy remember me,
For Your goodness’ sake, O Lord.
Therefore He teaches sinners in the way.
And the humble He teaches His way.
To such as keep His covenant and His testimonies.
11 hFor Your name’s sake, O Lord,
Pardon my iniquity, for it is great.
And khis descendants shall inherit the earth.
14 lThe secret of the Lord is with those who fear Him,
And He will show them His covenant.
15 mMy eyes are ever toward the Lord,
For He shall 4pluck my feet out of the net.
16 nTurn Yourself to me, and have mercy on me,
For I am 5desolate and afflicted.
Bring me out of my distresses!
18 oLook on my affliction and my pain,
And forgive all my sins.
And they hate me with 6cruel hatred.
Let me not be ashamed, for I put my trust in You.
For I wait for You.
22 pRedeem Israel, O God,
Out of all their troubles!
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