Psalm 119:163 {118:163}
Good News Translation
I hate and detest all lies, but I love your law.

New Revised Standard Version
I hate and abhor falsehood, but I love your law.

Contemporary English Version
I can't stand liars, but I love your Law.

New American Bible
Falsehood I hate and abhor; your law I love.

Douay-Rheims Bible
I have hated and abhorred iniquity; but I have loved thy law.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

I have hated and abhorred iniquity; but I have loved thy law.


Psalm 119:29,113,128 Remove from me the way of iniquity: and out of thy law have mercy on me. . . .

Psalm 10:17 The Lord hath heard the desire of the poor: thy ear hath heard the preparation of their heart.

Proverbs 6:16-19 Haughty eyes, a lying tongue, hands that shed innocent blood, . . .

Proverbs 30:8 Remove far from me vanity, and lying words. Give me neither beggary, nor riches: give me only the necessaries of life:

Amos 5:15 Hate evil, and love good, and establish judgment in the gate: it may be the Lord the God of hosts may have mercy on the remnant of Joseph.

Romans 12:9 Let love be without dissimulation. Hating that which is evil, cleaving to that which is good,

Ephesians 4:25 Wherefore, putting away lying, speak ye the truth, every man with his neighbour. For we are members one of another.

Revelation 22:15 Without are dogs and sorcerers and unchaste and murderers and servers of idols and every one that loveth and maketh a lie.

Your Word is a Lamp to My Feet
162I will rejoice at thy words, as one that hath found great spoil. 163I have hated and abhorred iniquity; but I have loved thy law.164Seven times a day I have given praise to thee, for the judgments of thy justice.…
Cross References
Psalm 31:6
Thou hast hated them that regard vanities, to no purpose. But I have hoped in the Lord:

Psalm 119:47
I meditated also on thy commandments, which I loved.

Psalm 119:104
By thy commandments I have had understanding: therefore have I hated every way of iniquity.

Psalm 119:128
Therefore was I directed to all thy commandments: I have hated all wicked ways.

Proverbs 13:5
The just shall hate a lying word: but the wicked confoundeth, and shall be confounded.

Psalm 119:162
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