Psalms 16

1Michtam of David. Preserve me, O God; For in thee do I take refuge. 2 O my soul , thou hast said unto Jehovah, Thou art my Lord: I have no good beyond thee.
1) Or the Lord
3 As for the saints that are in the earth, They are the excellent in whom is all my delight.
1) Or Unto 2) Or And the excellent…delight; Their etc
4Their sorrows shall be multiplied that give gifts for another god : Their drink-offerings of blood will I not offer, Nor take their names upon my lips. 5Jehovah is the portion of mine inheritance and of my cup: Thou maintainest my lot. 6The lines are fallen unto me in pleasant places; Yea, I have a goodly heritage. 7I will bless Jehovah, who hath given me counsel; Yea, my heart instructeth me in the night seasons.
1) Heb reins

8I have set Jehovah always before me: Because he is at my right hand, I shall not be moved. 9Therefore my heart is glad, and my glory rejoiceth; My flesh also shall dwell in safety.
1) Or confidently
10For thou wilt not leave my soul to Sheol; Neither wilt thou suffer thy holy one to see corruption.
1) Or godly ; Or beloved ; Another reading is holy ones 2) Or the pit
11Thou wilt show me the path of life: In thy presence is fulness of joy; In thy right hand there are pleasures for evermore.

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