New International Version
May my tongue sing of your word, for all your commands are righteous.
King James Bible
My tongue shall speak of thy word: for all thy commandments are righteousness.
Darby Bible Translation
My tongue shall speak aloud of thy word; for all thy commandments are righteousness.
World English Bible
Let my tongue sing of your word, for all your commandments are righteousness.
Young's Literal Translation
My tongue doth sing of Thy saying, For all Thy commands are righteous.
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
My tongue shall speak of thy word - There is a curious distinction here. In the preceding verse he says, "My lips shall utter;" here no reference is made to articulate sounds, except as affixed to musical notes. In this verse he says, "My tongue shall speak;" here articulate and intelligible words are intended. He first utters sounds connected with words expressive of his grateful feelings; in the second he speaks words, principally those which God himself had spoken, containing promises of support, purposes relative to the redemption of his people, and denunciations against their enemies.
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LibraryNotes on the First Century:
Page 1. Line 1. An empty book is like an infant's soul.' Here Traherne may possibly have had in his mind a passage in Bishop Earle's "Microcosmography." In delineating the character of a child, Earle says: "His soul is yet a white paper unscribbled with observations of the world, wherewith at length it becomes a blurred note-book," Page 14. Line 25. The entrance of his words. This sentence is from Psalm cxix. 130. Page 15. Last line of Med. 21. "Insatiableness." This word in Traherne's time was often …
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Deliver me from the guilt of bloodshed, O God, you who are God my Savior, and my tongue will sing of your righteousness.
The statutes you have laid down are righteous; they are fully trustworthy.
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