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Psalm 100 (101)

The declaration of a just ruler
“If you love me, keep my commandments” (Jn 14, 15).

My song is of mercy and justice;
  I sing to you, O Lord.
I will walk in the way of perfection.
  O when, Lord, will you come?

I will walk with blameless heart
  within my house;
I will not set before my eyes
  whatever is base.

I will hate the ways of the crooked;
  they shall not be my friends.
The false-hearted must keep far away;
  the wicked I disown.

The man who slanders his neighbour in secret
  I will bring to silence.
The man of proud looks and haughty heart
  I will never endure.

I look to the faithful in the land
  that they may dwell with me.
He who walks in the way of perfection
  shall be my friend.

No man who practises deceit
  shall live within my house.
No man who utters lies shall stand
  before my eyes.

Morning by morning I will silence
  all the wicked in the land,
uprooting from the city of the Lord
  all who do evil.