The sacrifices of God are a broken spirit; a broken and contrite heart,
O God, you will not despise.
“Haven’t you read,” he replied, “that at the beginning the Creator ‘made them male and female,’and said, ‘For this reason a man will leave his father and mother and be united to his wife, and the two will become one flesh’? So they are no longer two, but one. Therefore what God has joined together, let man not separate.”
“And whatever you ask for in prayer, having faith and [really] believing, you will receive.”
“As the deer pants for streams of water,
so my soul pants for you, O God.”