O God, thou hast taught me from my youthful days, And, hitherto, have I been wont to tell of thy wonders;
See! I have taught you statutes, and regulations, as Yahweh my God commanded me, - that ye should do so, in the midst of the land whereinto ye are entering to possess it.
Thy servant could slay, either a lion or a bear, - and, this uncircumcised Philistine, shall become, as one of them, for he hath reproached the ranks of a Living God.
Then David responded to Rechab and Baanah his brother, sons of Rimmon the Beerothite, and said unto them, - By the life of Yahweh, who hath redeemed my soul out of all distress,
And David spake unto Yahweh, the words of this song, in the day when Yahweh had rescued him, out of the hand of all his enemies, and out of the hand of Saul;
And he placed before the ark of Yahweh certain of the Levites, as attendants, - and to celebrate, and to give thanks and render praise, unto Yahweh, God of Israel;
To sound aloud a song, and to recount all thy wonderful doings.
Come! hearken - that I may recount, all ye reverers of God, What he hath done for my soul: -
[BETH] Wherewithal can a young man keep pure his way? By taking heed, according to thy word.
From thy regulations, have I not turned aside, for, thou, hast directed me.