New International Version
Save me from all my transgressions; do not make me the scorn of fools.
King James Bible
Deliver me from all my transgressions: make me not the reproach of the foolish.
Darby Bible Translation
Deliver me from all my transgressions; make me not the reproach of the foolish.
World English Bible
Deliver me from all my transgressions. Don't make me the reproach of the foolish.
Young's Literal Translation
From all my transgressions deliver me, A reproach of the fool make me not.
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Deliver one from all may transgressions - I seek the pardon of my sins; I expect it from thy mercy. Grant it, "that I be not the reproach of the foolish," (the godless and the profane), who deride my expectation, and say no such blessings can be had. Let them know, by thy saving me, that there is a God who heareth prayer, and giveth his Holy Spirit to all them that ask him.
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You have made us a reproach to our neighbors, the scorn and derision of those around us.
Hide your face from my sins and blot out all my iniquity.
Deliver me from the guilt of bloodshed, O God, you who are God my Savior, and my tongue will sing of your righteousness.
Remember how the enemy has mocked you, LORD, how foolish people have reviled your name.
We are objects of contempt to our neighbors, of scorn and derision to those around us.
Help us, God our Savior, for the glory of your name; deliver us and forgive our sins for your name's sake.
Remove from me their scorn and contempt, for I keep your statutes.
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