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Meditation Psalm 119r

צ Tsadhe You are righteous, Lord,    and your laws are right.The statutes you have laid down are righteous;    they are fully trustworthy.My zeal wears me out,    for my enemies ignore your words.Your promises have been thoroughly tested,    and your servant loves them.Though I am lowly and despised,    I do not forget your precepts.Your righteousness is everlasting    and your law is true.Trouble and […]

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Meditation Psalm 119q

פ Pe Your statutes are wonderful;    therefore I obey them.The unfolding of your words gives light;    it gives understanding to the simple.I open my mouth and pant,    longing for your commands.Turn to me and have mercy on me,    as you always do to those who love your name.Direct my footsteps according to your word;    let no sin rule over me.Redeem […]

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Meditation Psalm 119p

ע Ayin I have done what is righteous and just;    do not leave me to my oppressors.Ensure your servant’s well-being;    do not let the arrogant oppress me.My eyes fail, looking for your salvation,    looking for your righteous promise.Deal with your servant according to your love    and teach me your decrees.I am your servant; give me discernment    that I may understand […]

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Meditation Psalm 119o

ס Samekh I hate double-minded people,    but I love your law.You are my refuge and my shield;    I have put my hope in your word.Away from me, you evildoers,    that I may keep the commands of my God!Sustain me, my God, according to your promise, and I shall live;    do not let my hopes be dashed.Uphold me, and I […]

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Meditation Psalm 119n

נ Nun Your word is a lamp for my feet,    a light on my path.I have taken an oath and confirmed it,    that I will follow your righteous laws.I have suffered much;    preserve my life, Lord, according to your word.Accept, Lord, the willing praise of my mouth,    and teach me your laws.Though I constantly take my life in my hands,    I will […]

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Meditation Psalm 119m

מ Mem Oh, how I love your law!    I meditate on it all day long.Your commands are always with me    and make me wiser than my enemies.I have more insight than all my teachers,    for I meditate on your statutes.I have more understanding than the elders,    for I obey your precepts.I have kept my feet from every evil path    so […]

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Meditation Psalm 119l

ל Lamedh Your word, Lord, is eternal;    it stands firm in the heavens.Your faithfulness continues through all generations;    you established the earth, and it endures.Your laws endure to this day,    for all things serve you.If your law had not been my delight,    I would have perished in my affliction.I will never forget your precepts,    for by them you have preserved my […]

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Meditation Psalm 119k

כ Kaph My soul faints with longing for your salvation,    but I have put my hope in your word.My eyes fail, looking for your promise;    I say, ‘When will you comfort me?’Though I am like a wineskin in the smoke,    I do not forget your decrees.How long must your servant wait?    When will you punish my persecutors?The arrogant dig […]

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Meditation Psalm 119j

י Yodh Your hands made me and formed me;    give me understanding to learn your commands.May those who fear you rejoice when they see me,    for I have put my hope in your word.I know, Lord, that your laws are righteous,    and that in faithfulness you have afflicted me.May your unfailing love be my comfort,    according to your promise to […]

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Meditation Psalm 119i

ט Teth Do good to your servant    according to your word, Lord.Teach me knowledge and good judgment,    for I trust your commands.Before I was afflicted I went astray,    but now I obey your word.You are good, and what you do is good;    teach me your decrees.Though the arrogant have smeared me with lies,    I keep your precepts with all my heart.Their […]