Test me, Lord, and try me, examine my heart and my mind

London, England
February 25, 2018 9:37am CST
Today I am reading Psalm 26. My favourite verse is "Test me, Lord, and try me, examine my heart and my mind". Psalm 26 Of David. 1 Vindicate me, Lord, for I have led a blameless life; I have trusted in the Lord and have not faltered. 2 Test me, Lord, and try me, examine my heart and my mind; 3 for I have always been mindful of your unfailing love and have lived in reliance on your faithfulness. 4 I do not sit with the deceitful, nor do I associate with hypocrites. 5 I abhor the assembly of evildoers and refuse to sit with the wicked. 6 I wash my hands in innocence, and go about your altar, Lord, 7 proclaiming aloud your praise and telling of all your wonderful deeds. 8 Lord, I love the house where you live, the place where your glory dwells. 9 Do not take away my soul along with sinners, my life with those who are bloodthirsty, 10 in whose hands are wicked schemes, whose right hands are full of bribes. 11 I lead a blameless life; deliver me and be merciful to me. 12 My feet stand on level ground; in the great congregation I will praise the Lord.
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@1hopefulman (45125)
• Canada
25 Feb 18
In my Bible I have the first part of verse 3 highlighted. I try to keep God's loyal love for me in front of me each day. I don't deserve but I appreciate it.
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@aureliah (24323)
• Kenya
25 Feb 18
I abhor the assembly of evildoers. Amen and amen
• London, England
25 Feb 18
Amen
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