Lent 2021, Day 34 | Psalm 119:153-156

Psalm 119:153-156 153 Look on my affliction and deliver me,    for I do not forget your law*.154 Plead my cause and redeem me;    give me life according to your promise!155 Salvation is far from the wicked,    for they do not seek your statutes.156 Great is your mercy, O Lord;    give me life according to your rules. * Through these reflections, those phrases that identify God’s […]

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Lent 2021, Day 33 | Psalm 119:149-152

Psalm 119:149-152 149 Hear my voice according to your steadfast love;    O Lord, according to your justice* give me life.150 They draw near who persecute me with evil purpose;    they are far from your law.151 But you are near, O Lord,    and all your commandments are true.152 Long have I known from your testimonies    that you have founded them forever. * Through these reflections, those phrases that identify God’s […]

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Lent 2021, Day 32 | Psalm 119:145-148

Psalm 119:145-148 145 With my whole heart I cry; answer me, O Lord!    I will keep your statutes*.146 I call to you; save me,    that I may observe your testimonies.147 I rise before dawn and cry for help;    I hope in your words.148 My eyes are awake before the watches of the night,    that I may meditate on your promise. * Through these reflections, those phrases that identify […]

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Lent 2021, Day 31 | Psalm 119:141-144

Psalm 119:141-144 141 I am small and despised,    yet I do not forget your precepts*.142 Your righteousness is righteous forever,    and your law is true.143 Trouble and anguish have found me out,    but your commandments are my delight.144 Your testimonies are righteous forever;    give me understanding that I may live. * Through these reflections, those phrases that identify God’s word, revelation, or law will be highlighted […]

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Lent 2021, Day 30 | Psalm 119:137-140

Psalm 119:137-140 137 Righteous are you, O Lord,    and right are your rules*.138 You have appointed your testimonies in righteousness    and in all faithfulness.139 My zeal consumes me,    because my foes forget your words.140 Your promise is well tried,    and your servant loves it. * Through these reflections, those phrases that identify God’s word, revelation, or law will be highlighted in the text in the hopes of accentuating the […]

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Lent 2021, Day 29 | Psalm 119:133-136

Psalm 119:133-136 133 Keep steady my steps according to your promise*,    and let no iniquity get dominion over me.134 Redeem me from man’s oppression,    that I may keep your precepts.135 Make your face shine upon your servant,    and teach me your statutes.136 My eyes shed streams of tears,    because people do not keep your law. * Through these reflections, those phrases that identify God’s word, revelation, or […]

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