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The Blessedness of Forgiveness
A Psalm of David, Maschil.

1  Blessed is he whose transgression is forgiven,
        
whose sin is covered.
2  Blessed is the man unto whom the LORD imputeth not iniquity, Rom. 4.7, 8
        
and in whose spirit there is no guile.
3  When I kept silence, my bones waxed old
        
through my roaring all the day long.
4  For day and night thy hand was heavy upon me:
        
my moisture is turned into the drought of summer.
Selah.
5  I acknowledged my sin unto thee,
        
and mine iniquity have I not hid.
I said, I will confess my transgressions unto the LORD;
and thou forgavest the iniquity of my sin. 2 Sam. 12.13
Selah.
6  For this shall every one that is godly pray unto thee
        
in a time when thou mayest be found:
surely in the floods of great waters
they shall not come nigh unto him.
7  Thou art my hiding place;
        
thou shalt preserve me from trouble;
thou shalt compass me about with songs of deliverance.
Selah.
8  I will instruct thee and teach thee in the way which thou shalt go:
        
I will guide thee with mine eye.
9  Be ye not as the horse, or as the mule,
        
which have no understanding:
whose mouth must be held in with bit and bridle,
lest they come near unto thee.
10  Many sorrows shall be to the wicked:
        
but he that trusteth in the LORD, mercy shall compass him about.
11  Be glad in the LORD, and rejoice, ye righteous:
        
and shout for joy, all ye that are upright in heart.

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