Psalm 119:81-88

“My soul faints for Your salvation, but I hope in Your word.” Psalm 119:81.

It is thought by some expositors that this psalm was written by King David. Some say that it was probably written for his son King Solomon, or, and more likely, a psalm of instruction for children to memorize, its structure being designed for easy memorization.

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Psalm 119:33-40

“Teach me, O Lord, the way of Your statues, and I shall keep it to the end. Give me understanding, and I shall keep Your law; indeed, I shall observe it with my whole heart. Make me walk in the path of Your commandments, for I delight in it. Incline my heart to Your testimonies, and not to covetousness. Turn away my eyes from looking at worthless things, and revive me in Your way. Establish Your word to Your servant, who is devoted to fearing You. Turn away my reproach which I dread, for Your judgments are good. Behold, I long for Your precepts; revive me in Your righteousness.” Psalm 119:33-40.

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Psalm 119:18-19

“Blessed are the undefiled [blameless] in the way, who walk in the law of the Lord! Blessed are those who keep His testimonies, who seek Him with the whole heart!” Psalm 119:1-2.

“Open my eyes, that I may see wondrous things from Your law. I am a stranger in the earth; do not hide Your commandments from me.” Psalm 119:18-19.

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