1 I will
sing of mercy and judgment: unto thee, O Lord, will
2 I will behave myself wisely in a perfect way. O
when wilt thou come unto me? I will walk within my
house with a perfect heart.
3 I will set no wicked thing before mine eyes: I
hate the work of them that turn aside; it shall not
cleave to me.
4 A froward heart shall depart from me: I will not
know a wicked person.
5 Whoso privily slandereth his neighbour, him will I
cut off: him that hath an high look and a proud
heart will not I suffer.
6 Mine eyes shall be upon the faithful of the land,
that they may dwell with me: he that walketh in a
perfect way, he shall serve me.
7 He that worketh deceit shall not dwell within my
house: he that telleth lies shall not tarry in my
8 I will early destroy all the wicked of the land;
that I may cut off all wicked doers from the city of