Teach me your statutes!
I do not forget your instructions. 3
so that I might not be ashamed.
119:171 May praise flow freely from my lips,
for you teach me your statutes.
1 tn Heb “[are] blessed.”
2 tn The imperfects in this verse emphasize the attitude the psalmist maintains toward God’s law. Another option is to translate with the future tense, “I will find delight…I will not forget.”
3 tn Heb “your word.” Many medieval Hebrew
4 tn Heb “may my heart be complete in your statutes.”