A Psalm of David
1 Unto You, O Jehovah, do I lift up my soul.
2 O my God, I trust in You; do not let me be ashamed; let not my enemies triumph over
3 Yea, let none who wait upon You be ashamed; let them be ashamed who deal
treacherously without cause.
4 Make me know Your ways, O Jehovah; teach me Your paths.
5 Lead me in Your truth, and teach me; for You are the God of my salvation; upon You
do I wait all day long.
6 Remember, O Jehovah, Your tender mercies and Your lovingkindnesses; for they are
7 Do not remember the sins of my youth, nor my transgressions; according to Your
mercy remember me for Your goodness' sake, O Jehovah.
8 Good and upright is Jehovah; therefore He teaches sinners in the way.
9 The lowly He guides in justice, and the lowly He teaches His way.
10 All the paths of Jehovah are mercy and truth, to those who keep His Covenant and
11 Because of Your great name, O Jehovah, pardon my iniquity; for it is great.
12 Who is the man that fears Jehovah? He shall teach him in the way that He chooses.
13 His soul shall dwell in good things; and his seed shall inherit the earth.
14 The secret of Jehovah is with those who fear Him; and He will make them know His
15 My eyes are ever toward Jehovah; for He shall pluck my feet out of the net.
16 Turn to me, and have mercy upon me, for I am alone and afflicted.
17 The troubles of my heart are enlarged; bring me out of my distresses.
18 Look upon my affliction and my pain, and forgive all my sins.
19 Consider my enemies; for they are many; and they hate me with cruel hatred.
20 Keep my soul, and deliver me; let me not be ashamed, for I put my trust in You.
21 Let integrity and uprightness preserve me; for I have waited upon You.
22 Redeem Israel, O God, out of all his troubles.