1 Unto thee, O Lord, lift I up my soul.

2 My God, I trust in thee; let me not be confounded:

let not mine enemies rejoice over me.

3 So all that hope in thee, shall not be ashamed;

but let them be confounded, that transgress without

cause.

4 Show me thy ways, O Lord, and teach me thy

paths.

5 Lead me forth in thy truth, and teach me: for

thou art the God of my salvation: in thee do I trust

all the day.

6 Remember, O Lord, thy tender mercies, and

thy lovingkindness: for they have been forever.

7 Remember not the sins of my youth, nor my

rebellions, but according to thy kindness remember

thou me, even for thy goodness sake, O Lord.

8 Gracious and righteous is the Lord: therefore

will he teach sinners in the way.

9 Them that be meek, will he guide in judgment,

and teach the humble his way.

10 All the paths of the Lord are mercy and truth

unto such as keep his covenant and his testimonies:

11 For thy Name’s sake, O Lord, be merciful unto

mine iniquity, for it is great.

12 What man is he that feareth the Lord? him

will he teach the way that he shall choose.

13 His soul shall dwell at ease, and his seed shall

inherit the land.

14 The secret of the Lord is revealed to them that fear

him: and his Covenant to give them understanding.

15 Mine eyes are ever toward the Lord: for he will

bring my feet out of the net.

16 Turn thy face unto me, and have mercy upon

me: for I am desolate and poor.

17 The sorrows of mine heart are enlarged: draw

me out of my troubles.

18 Look upon mine affliction and my travail, and

forgive all my sins.

19 Behold mine enemies, for they are many, and

they hate me with cruel hatred.

20 Keep my soul and deliver me: let me not be

confounded: for I trust in thee.

21 Let mine uprightness and equity preserve me;

for mine hope is in thee.

22 Deliver Israel, O God, out of all his troubles.

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