Do not completely deprive me of a truthful testimony, 1 for I await your justice.
Do not snatch the word of truth from my mouth, for I have put my hope in your laws.
And do not take the word of truth utterly out of my mouth, For I wait for Your ordinances.
Do not snatch your word of truth from me, for my only hope is in your laws.
Don't ever deprive me of truth, not ever--your commandments are what I depend on.
Take not your true word quite out of my mouth; for I have put my hope in your decisions.
Do not take the word of truth utterly out of my mouth, for my hope is in your ordinances.
And take not the word of truth utterly out of my mouth, For I have hoped in Your ordinances.
not the word
out of my mouth
for I have hoped
in thy judgments
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completely deprive me
of a truthful
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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