Hear, Yahweh, my righteous plea; Give ear to my prayer, that doesn't go out of deceitful lips.
Listen to my cry, for I am in desperate need. deliver me from my persecutors, For they are stronger than me.
Hear, Yahweh, and answer me, for I am poor and needy.
Now my eyes shall be open, and my ears attentive, to the prayer that is made in this place.
Let your ear now be attentive, and your eyes open, that you may listen to the prayer of your servant, which I pray before you at this time, day and night, for the children of Israel your servants while I confess the sins of the children of Israel, which we have sinned against you. Yes, I and my father's house have sinned.
Yahweh administers judgment to the peoples. Judge me, Yahweh, according to my righteousness, and to my integrity that is in me.
Yahweh has rewarded me according to my righteousness. According to the cleanness of my hands has he recompensed me.
As soon as they hear of me they shall obey me. The foreigners shall submit themselves to me.
Vindicate me, God, and plead my cause against an ungodly nation. Oh, deliver me from deceitful and wicked men.
Attend to me, and answer me. I am restless in my complaint, and moan,
I know that Yahweh will maintain the cause of the afflicted, and justice for the needy.
I cry with my voice to Yahweh. With my voice, I ask Yahweh for mercy.
Yahweh is near to all those who call on him, to all who call on him in truth.
The Lord said, "Because this people draws near with their mouth and with their lips to honor me, but they have removed their heart far from me, and their fear of me is a commandment of men which has been taught;
Yet for all this her treacherous sister, Judah, has not returned to me with her whole heart, but only in pretense," says Yahweh.
My God, turn your ear, and hear; open your eyes, and see our desolations, and the city which is called by your name: for we do not present our petitions before you for our righteousness, but for your great mercies' sake.
'These people draw near to me with their mouth, and honor me with their lips; but their heart is far from me.
Jesus saw Nathanael coming to him, and said about him, "Behold, an Israelite indeed, in whom is no deceit!"
Beloved, if our hearts don't condemn us, we have boldness toward God;