Be gracious to me, O God, according to Your lovingkindness; According to the greatness of Your compassion blot out my transgressions. (Psalm 51:1)

Wash me thoroughly from my iniquity And cleanse me from my sin. (Psalm 51:2)

For I know my transgressions, And my sin is ever before me. (Psalm 51:3)

Against You, You only, I have sinned And done what is evil in Your sight, So that You are justified when You speak And blameless when You judge. (Psalm 51:4)

Behold, I was brought forth in iniquity, And in sin my mother conceived me. (Psalm 51:5)

Behold, You desire truth in the innermost being, And in the hidden part You will make me know wisdom. (Psalm 51:6)

Purify me with hyssop, and I shall be clean; Wash me, and I shall be whiter than snow. (Psalm 51:7)

Make me to hear joy and gladness, Let the bones which You have broken rejoice. (Psalm 51:8)

Hide Your face from my sins And blot out all my iniquities. (Psalm 51:9)

Create in me a clean heart, O God, And renew a steadfast spirit within me. (Psalm 51:10)

Do not cast me away from Your presence And do not take Your Holy Spirit from me. (Psalm 51:11)

Restore to me the joy of Your salvation And sustain me with a willing spirit. (Psalm 51:12)

Then I will teach transgressors Your ways, And sinners will be converted to You. (Psalm 51:13)

Deliver me from bloodguiltiness, O God, the God of my salvation; Then my tongue will joyfully sing of Your righteousness. (Psalm 51:14)

O Lord, open my lips, That my mouth may declare Your praise. (Psalm 51:15)

For You do not delight in sacrifice, otherwise I would give it; You are not pleased with burnt offering. (Psalm 51:16)

The sacrifices of God are a broken spirit; A broken and a contrite heart, O God, You will not despise. (Psalm 51:17)

By Your favor do good to Zion; Build the walls of Jerusalem. (Psalm 51:18)

Then You will delight in righteous sacrifices, In burnt offering and whole burnt offering; Then young bulls will be offered on Your altar. (Psalm 51:19)


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