For I delight in the law of God in my inner being.
Instead he finds pleasure in obeying the Lord's commands; he meditates on his commands day and night.
Guide me in the path of your commands, for I delight to walk in it.
I pray that according to the wealth of his glory he may grant you to be strengthened with power through his Spirit in the inner person,
I have not departed from the commands of his lips; I have treasured the words of his mouth more than my allotted portion.
The Lord's precepts are fair and make one joyful. The Lord's commands are pure and give insight for life.
Therefore we do not despair, but even if our physical body is wearing away, our inner person is being renewed day by day.
but the inner person of the heart, the lasting beauty of a gentle and tranquil spirit, which is precious in God's sight.
Yes, I find delight in your rules; they give me guidance.
I will find delight in your commands, which I love.
The law you have revealed is more important to me than thousands of pieces of gold and silver.
If I had not found encouragement in your law, I would have died in my sorrow.
(Mem) O how I love your law! All day long I meditate on it.
I claim your rules as my permanent possession, for they give me joy.
(Samek) I hate people with divided loyalties, but I love your law.
For this reason I love your commands more than gold, even purest gold.
I keep your rules; I love them greatly.
I long for your deliverance, O Lord; I find delight in your law.
Listen to me, you who know what is right, you people who are aware of my law! Don't be afraid of the insults of men; don't be discouraged because of their abuse!
Jesus said to them, "My food is to do the will of the one who sent me and to complete his work.
but someone is a Jew who is one inwardly, and circumcision is of the heart by the Spirit and not by the written code. This person's praise is not from people but from God.
because the outlook of the flesh is hostile to God, for it does not submit to the law of God, nor is it able to do so.
Do not lie to one another since you have put off the old man with its practices
"For this is the covenant that I will establish with the house of Israel after those days, says the Lord. I will put my laws in their minds and I will inscribe them on their hearts. And I will be their God and they will be my people.