The Paris Psalter: Psalm 51

Verse Indeterminate Saxon

fore ænigre     egesan næfde,
ne him fultum þær     fæstne gelyfde;
ac he on his welan spede     wræste getruwode,
and on idel gylp     ealra geornost.
5Ic þonne swa elebeam     up weaxende
on godes huse     ece gewene,
and on milde mod     mines drihtnes,
and me þæt to worulde     wat to helpe.
Ic þe andette     awa to feore
10on þære worulde     ðe þu geworhtest her;
forþan þu eart se gooda,     gleaw on gesyhðe,
þe þinne held curan,     þara haligra.