119:43 Do not completely deprive me of a truthful testimony, 1
for I await your justice.
119:44 Then I will keep 2 your law continually
now and for all time. 3
1 tn Heb “do not snatch from my mouth a word of truth to excess.” The psalmist wants to be able to give a reliable testimony about the
2 tn The cohortative verbal form with vav (ו) conjunctive indicates purpose/result after the negated jussive (see v. 43).
3 tn Or “forever and ever.”