|Ps 16:1 Preserve me, O God, for I take refuge in You.|
|Ps 16:2 I said to the LORD, "You are my Lord;
I have no good besides You."
|Ps 16:3 As for the saints who are in the earth,
They are the majestic ones in whom is all my delight.
|Ps 16:4 The sorrows of those who have bartered for another god will be multiplied;
I shall not pour out their drink offerings of blood,
Nor will I take their names upon my lips.
|Ps 16:5 ¶ The LORD is the portion of my inheritance and my cup;
You support my lot.
|Ps 16:6 The lines have fallen to me in pleasant places;
Indeed, my heritage is beautiful to me.
|Ps 16:7 ¶ I will bless the LORD who has counseled me;
Indeed, my mind instructs me in the night.
|Ps 16:8 I have set the LORD continually before me;
Because He is at my right hand, I will not be shaken.
|Ps 16:9 Therefore my heart is glad and my glory rejoices;
My flesh also will dwell securely.
|Ps 16:10 For You will not abandon my soul to Sheol;
Nor will You allow Your Holy One to undergo decay.
|Ps 16:11 You will make known to me the path of life;
In Your presence is fullness of joy;
In Your right hand there are pleasures forever.