Certainly you do not want a sacrifice, or else I would offer it; you do not desire a burnt sacrifice.
You are not pleased with burnt offering.
For thou desirest not sacrifice; else would I give it: thou delightest not in burnt offering.
You are not pleased with a burnt offering.
Indeed, you do not delight in sacrifices, or I would give them, nor do you desire burnt offerings.
For thou delight not in sacrifice, else I would give it. Thou have no pleasure in burnt-offering.
For thou delightest not in sacrifice; else would I give it: Thou hast no pleasure in burnt-offering.
For You do not delight in sacrifice, or else I would give it;
You are not pleased with burnt offering.
You have no desire for an offering or I would give it; you have no delight in burned offerings.
For thou desirest not sacrifice; else would I give it: thou hast no pleasure in burnt-offering.
For thou wilt not delight in sacrifice, and thou wilt not take pleasure in burnt-offering.
For you desire not sacrifice; else would I give it: you delight not in burnt offering.
For you do not delight [in] sacrifice or I would give [it]. [With] a burnt offering you are not pleased.
For You do not desire sacrifice; or else I would give it; You do not delight in burnt offering.
For if thou hadst pleasure in sacrifice, I would give it thee: but thou delightest not in burnt-offerings.
For you do not delight in sacrifice, or else I would give it. You have no pleasure in burnt offering.
For thou wilt not desire sacrifice - that I should give it, Ascending-offering, will not please:
For thou desirest not sacrifice: else would I give it: thou delightest not in burnt-offering.
For you don't delight in sacrifice, or else I would give it. You have no pleasure in burnt offering.
For Thou desirest not sacrifice, or I give it, Burnt-offering Thou acceptest not.
Word Count of 20 Translations in Psalm 51:16
15 O Lord, give me the words! Then my mouth will praise you. 16 Certainly you do not want a sacrifice, or else I would offer it; you do not desire a burnt sacrifice. 17 The sacrifices God desires are a humble spirit -- O God, a humble and repentant heart you will not reject.
Receiving sacrifices and offerings are not your primary concern. You make that quite clear to me! You do not ask for burnt sacrifices and sin offerings.
But if a man willfully attacks his neighbor to kill him cunningly, you will take him even from my altar that he may die.
"'If any person sins unintentionally, then he must bring a yearling female goat for a purification offering.
"'But the person who acts defiantly, whether native-born or a resident foreigner, insults the Lord. That person must be cut off from among his people.
Moreover, you must not accept a ransom for the life of a murderer who is guilty of death; he must surely be put to death.
If a man is caught having sexual relations with a married woman both the man who had relations with the woman and the woman herself must die; in this way you will purge evil from Israel.
Then Samuel said, "Does the Lord take pleasure in burnt offerings and sacrifices as much as he does in obedience? Certainly, obedience is better than sacrifice; paying attention is better than the fat of rams.
I am not condemning you because of your sacrifices, or because of your burnt sacrifices that you continually offer me.
Look, you desire integrity in the inner man; you want me to possess wisdom.
The Lord abhors the sacrifices of the wicked, but the prayer of the upright pleases him.
The wicked person's sacrifice is an abomination; how much more when he brings it with evil intent!
"Of what importance to me are your many sacrifices?" says the Lord. "I am stuffed with burnt sacrifices of rams and the fat from steers. The blood of bulls, lambs, and goats I do not want.
Consider this: When I spoke to your ancestors after I brought them out of Egypt, I did not merely give them commands about burnt offerings and sacrifices.
Then the Lord said to me, "When you tell them all this, they will not listen to you. When you call out to them, they will not respond to you.
For I delight in faithfulness, not simply in sacrifice; I delight in acknowledging God, not simply in whole burnt offerings.
"I absolutely despise your festivals! I get no pleasure from your religious assemblies!
So when he came into the world, he said, "Sacrifice and offering you did not desire, but a body you prepared for me.