Lent 2021, Day 35 | Psalm 119:161-164

Psalm 119:161-164 161 Princes persecute me without cause,    but my heart stands in awe of your words*.162 I rejoice at your word    like one who finds great spoil.163 I hate and abhor falsehood,    but I love your law.164 Seven times a day I praise you    for your righteous rules. * Through these reflections, those phrases that identify God’s word, revelation, or law will be highlighted in the text […]

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Lent 2021, Palm Sunday | Psalm 119:157-160

Psalm 119:157-160 157 Many are my persecutors and my adversaries,    but I do not swerve from your testimonies*.158 I look at the faithless with disgust,    because they do not keep your commands.159 Consider how I love your precepts!    Give me life according to your steadfast love.160 The sum of your word is truth,    and every one of your righteous rules endures forever. * Through these reflections, those phrases […]

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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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