2 Lord, hear my voice: let thine ears be attentive to the voice of my supplications.
2 Lord, listen to my voice; let your ears pay attention to what I ask of you!
2 Lord, hear my voice; let Your ears be attentive to the voice of my supplications.
3 If thou, LORD, shouldest mark iniquities, O Lord, who shall stand?
3 LORD, if you were to record iniquities, Lord, who could remain standing?
3 If You, Lord, should keep account of and treat [us according to our] sins, O Lord, who could stand?
4 But there is forgiveness with thee, that thou mayest be feared.
4 But with you there is forgiveness, so that you may be feared.
4 But there is forgiveness with You [just what man needs], that You may be reverently feared and worshiped.
5 I wait for the LORD, my soul doth wait, and in his word do I hope.
5 I wait for the LORD; my soul waits, and I will hope in his word.
5 I wait for the Lord, I expectantly wait, and in His word do I hope.
6 My soul waiteth for the Lord more than they that watch for the morning: I say, more than they that watch for the morning.
6 My soul looks to the Lord more than watchmen look for the morning more, indeed, than watchmen for the morning.
6 I am looking and waiting for the Lord more than watchmen for the morning, I say, more than watchmen for the morning.
7 Let Israel hope in the LORD: for with the LORD there is mercy, and with him is plenteous redemption.
7 Israel, hope in the LORD! For with the LORD there is gracious love, along with abundant redemption.
7 O Israel, hope in the Lord! For with the Lord there is mercy and loving-kindness, and with Him is plenteous redemption.
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