Because of Your name, LORD, forgive my sin, for it is great.
Consider my affliction and trouble, and take away all my sins.
Purify me with hyssop, and I will be clean; wash me, and I will be whiter than snow.
Let me hear joy and gladness; let the bones You have crushed rejoice.
Turn Your face away from my sins and blot out all my guilt.
God, create a clean heart for me and renew a steadfast spirit within me.
Iniquities overwhelm me; only You can atone for our rebellions.
And He will redeem Israel from all its sins.
He will again have compassion on us; He will vanquish our iniquities. You will cast all our sins into the depths of the sea.
She will give birth to a son, and you are to name Him Jesus, because He will save His people from their sins."
He gave Himself for us to redeem us from all lawlessness and to cleanse for Himself a special people, eager to do good works.
They open their mouths wide against me and say, "Aha, aha! We saw it!"
You make us an object of reproach to our neighbors, a source of mockery and ridicule to those around us.
He reaches down from heaven and saves me, challenging the one who tramples me. Selah God sends His faithful love and truth.
We have become an object of reproach to our neighbors, a source of mockery and ridicule to those around us.
Turn away the disgrace I dread; indeed, Your judgments are good.
Shimei said as he cursed: "Get out, get out, you worthless murderer!
The LORD has paid you back for all the blood of the house of Saul in whose place you rule, and the LORD has handed the kingdom over to your son Absalom. Look, you are in trouble because you're a murderer!"
Let the priests, the LORD's ministers, weep between the portico and the altar. Let them say: "Have pity on Your people, LORD, and do not make Your inheritance a disgrace, an object of scorn among the nations. Why should it be said among the peoples, 'Where is their God?'"
The LORD answered His people: Look, I am about to send you grain, new wine, and olive oil. You will be satiated with them, and I will no longer make you a disgrace among the nations.
You who boast in the law, do you dishonor God by breaking the law?
For, as it is written: The name of God is blasphemed among the Gentiles because of you.