Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
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.
I have not departed from the commands of his lips; I have treasured the words of his mouth more than my allotted portion.
Instead he finds pleasure in obeying the Lord's commands; he meditates on his commands day and night.
The Lord's precepts are fair and make one joyful. The Lord's commands are pure and give insight for life.
I want to do what pleases you, my God. Your law dominates my thoughts."
I find delight in your statutes; I do not forget your instructions.
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.
"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.
If only I were predisposed to keep your statutes!