10 Create me a clean heart, O God; and renew a stedfast spirit within me.
11 Cast me not away from Thy presence; and take not Thy holy spirit from me.
12 Restore unto me the joy of Thy salvation; and let a willing spirit uphold me.
Then he answered and spoke unto me, saying: 'This is the word of the LORD unto Zerubbabel, saying: Not by might, nor by power, but by My spirit, saith the LORD of hosts.
The LORD is nigh unto them that are of a broken heart, and saveth such as are of a contrite spirit.
Thus saith the Lord GOD unto these bones: Behold, I will cause breath to enter into you, and ye shall live.
Turn you at my reproof; behold, I will pour out my spirit unto you, I will make known my words unto you.
IN THE beginning God created the heaven and the earth.
Now the earth was unformed and void, and darkness was upon the face of the deep; and the spirit of God hovered over the face of the waters.
And I will give them one heart, and I will put a new spirit within you; and I will remove the stony heart out of their flesh, and will give them a heart of flesh;
that they may walk in My statutes, and keep Mine ordinances, and do them; and they shall be My people, and I will be their God.
All the ways of a man are clean in his own eyes; but the LORD weigheth the spirits.
Before the silver cord is snapped asunder, and the golden bowl is shattered, and the pitcher is broken at the fountain, and the wheel falleth shattered, into the pit;
And the dust returneth to the earth as it was, and the spirit returneth unto God who gave it.
Pride goeth before destruction, and a haughty spirit before a fall.
Better it is to be of a lowly spirit with the humble, than to divide the spoil with the proud.
But it is a spirit in man, and the breath of the Almighty, that giveth them understanding.
Put not your trust in princes, nor in the son of man, in whom there is no help.
His breath goeth forth, he returneth to his dust; in that very day his thoughts perish.
The spirit of the Lord GOD is upon me; because the LORD hath anointed me to bring good tidings unto the humble; He hath sent me to bind up the broken-hearted, to proclaim liberty to the captives, and the opening of the eyes to them that are bound;
He that is slow to anger is better than the mighty; and he that ruleth his spirit than he that taketh a city.
The sacrifices of God are a broken spirit; a broken and a contrite heart, O God, Thou wilt not despise.
The spirit of man is the lamp of the LORD, searching all the inward parts.