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Psalm 51 :: New English Translation (NET)

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Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 51:1 - Have mercy on me, O God, because of your loyal love! Because of your great compassion, wipe away my rebellious acts!
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 51:2 - Wash away my wrongdoing! Cleanse me of my sin!
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 51:3 - For I am aware of my rebellious acts; I am forever conscious of my sin.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 51:4 - Against you - you above all - I have sinned; I have done what is evil in your sight. So you are just when you confront me; you are right when you condemn me.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 51:5 - Look, I was guilty of sin from birth, a sinner the moment my mother conceived me.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 51:6 - Look, you desire integrity in the inner man; you want me to possess wisdom.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 51:7 - Sprinkle me with water and I will be pure; wash me and I will be whiter than snow.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 51:8 - Grant me the ultimate joy of being forgiven! May the bones you crushed rejoice!
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 51:9 - Hide your face from my sins! Wipe away all my guilt!
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 51:10 - Create for me a pure heart, O God! Renew a resolute spirit within me!
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 51:11 - Do not reject me! Do not take your Holy Spirit away from me!
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 51:12 - Let me again experience the joy of your deliverance! Sustain me by giving me the desire to obey!
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 51:13 - Then I will teach rebels your merciful ways, and sinners will turn to you.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 51:14 - Rescue me from the guilt of murder, O God, the God who delivers me! Then my tongue will shout for joy because of your deliverance.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 51:15 - O Lord, give me the words! Then my mouth will praise you.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 51:16 - Certainly you do not want a sacrifice, or else I would offer it; you do not desire a burnt sacrifice.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 51:17 - The sacrifices God desires are a humble spirit - O God, a humble and repentant heart you will not reject.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 51:18 - Because you favor Zion, do what is good for her! Fortify the walls of Jerusalem!
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 51:19 - Then you will accept the proper sacrifices, burnt sacrifices and whole offerings; then bulls will be sacrificed on your altar.

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