Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
I made my wrongdoing clear to you, and did not keep back my sin. I said, I will put it all before the Lord; and you took away my wrongdoing and my sin. (Selah.)
And they will have grief for their sins and for the sins of their fathers, when their hearts were untrue to me, and they went against me;
And the seed of Israel made themselves separate from all the men of other nations, publicly requesting forgiveness for their sins and the wrongdoing of their fathers.
He makes a song, saying, I did wrong, turning from the straight way, but he did not give me the reward of my sin.
He who keeps his sins secret will not do well; but one who is open about them, and gives them up, will get mercy.
I will get up and go to my father, and will say to him, Father, I have done wrong, against heaven and in your eyes:
For unnumbered evils are round about me; my sins have overtaken me, so that I am bent down with their weight; they are more than the hairs of my head, my strength is gone because of them.
For our evil doings are increased before you, and our sins give witness against us: for our evil doings are with us, and we have knowledge of our sins:
Let us be stretched on the earth in our downfall, covering ourselves with our shame: for we have been sinners against the Lord our God, we and our fathers, from our earliest years even till this day: and we have not given ear to the voice of the Lord our God.