Psalm 25
King James BibleNew American Standard Bible 1995
1A Psalm of David. Unto thee, O LORD, do I lift up my soul.1A Psalm of David. To You, O LORD, I lift up my soul.
2O my God, I trust in thee: let me not be ashamed, let not mine enemies triumph over me.2O my God, in You I trust, Do not let me be ashamed; Do not let my enemies exult over me.
3Yea, let none that wait on thee be ashamed: let them be ashamed which transgress without cause.3Indeed, none of those who wait for You will be ashamed; Those who deal treacherously without cause will be ashamed.
4Shew me thy ways, O LORD; teach me thy paths.4Make me know Your ways, O LORD; Teach me Your paths.
5Lead me in thy truth, and teach me: for thou art the God of my salvation; on thee do I wait all the day.5Lead me in Your truth and teach me, For You are the God of my salvation; For You I wait all the day.
6Remember, O LORD, thy tender mercies and thy lovingkindnesses; for they have been ever of old.6Remember, O LORD, Your compassion and Your lovingkindnesses, For they have been from of old.
7Remember not the sins of my youth, nor my transgressions: according to thy mercy remember thou me for thy goodness' sake, O LORD.7Do not remember the sins of my youth or my transgressions; According to Your lovingkindness remember me, For Your goodness' sake, O LORD.
8Good and upright is the LORD: therefore will he teach sinners in the way.8Good and upright is the LORD; Therefore He instructs sinners in the way.
9The meek will he guide in judgment: and the meek will he teach his way.9He leads the humble in justice, And He teaches the humble His way.
10All the paths of the LORD are mercy and truth unto such as keep his covenant and his testimonies.10All the paths of the LORD are lovingkindness and truth To those who keep His covenant and His testimonies.
11For thy name's sake, O LORD, pardon mine iniquity; for it is great.11For Your name's sake, O LORD, Pardon my iniquity, for it is great.
12What man is he that feareth the LORD? him shall he teach in the way that he shall choose.12Who is the man who fears the LORD? He will instruct him in the way he should choose.
13His soul shall dwell at ease; and his seed shall inherit the earth.13His soul will abide in prosperity, And his descendants will inherit the land.
14The secret of the LORD is with them that fear him; and he will shew them his covenant.14The secret of the LORD is for those who fear Him, And He will make them know His covenant.
15Mine eyes are ever toward the LORD; for he shall pluck my feet out of the net.15My eyes are continually toward the LORD, For He will pluck my feet out of the net.
16Turn thee unto me, and have mercy upon me; for I am desolate and afflicted.16Turn to me and be gracious to me, For I am lonely and afflicted.
17The troubles of my heart are enlarged: O bring thou me out of my distresses.17The troubles of my heart are enlarged; Bring me out of my distresses.
18Look upon mine affliction and my pain; and forgive all my sins.18Look upon my affliction and my trouble, And forgive all my sins.
19Consider mine enemies; for they are many; and they hate me with cruel hatred.19Look upon my enemies, for they are many, And they hate me with violent hatred.
20O keep my soul, and deliver me: let me not be ashamed; for I put my trust in thee.20Guard my soul and deliver me; Do not let me be ashamed, for I take refuge in You.
21Let integrity and uprightness preserve me; for I wait on thee.21Let integrity and uprightness preserve me, For I wait for You.
22Redeem Israel, O God, out of all his troubles.22Redeem Israel, O God, Out of all his troubles.
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