kjv@Psalms:37 - A Psalm of David.
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- What the enemy is doing
kjv@Psalms:37:1 @ Fret not thyself because of evildoers, neither be thou envious against the workers of iniquity.
kjv@Psalms:37:2 @ For they shall soon be cut down like the grass, and wither as the green herb.
kjv@Psalms:37:3 @ Trust in the LORD, and do good; so shalt thou dwell in the land, and verily thou shalt be fed.
kjv@Psalms:37:4 @ Delight thyself also in the LORD; and he shall give thee the desires of thine heart.
kjv@Psalms:37:5 @ Commit thy way unto the LORD; trust also in him; and he shall bring it to pass.
kjv@Psalms:37:6 @ And he shall bring forth thy righteousness as the light, and thy judgment as the noonday.
kjv@Psalms:37:7 @ Rest in the LORD, and wait patiently for him: fret not thyself because of him who prospereth in his way, because of the man who bringeth wicked devices to pass.
kjv@Psalms:37:8 @ Cease from anger, and forsake wrath: fret not thyself in any wise to do evil.
kjv@Psalms:37:9 @ For evildoers shall be cut off: but those that wait upon the LORD, they shall inherit the earth.
kjv@Psalms:37:10 @ For yet a little while, and the wicked shall not be: yea, thou shalt diligently consider his place, and it shall not be.
kjv@Psalms:37:11 @ But the meek shall inherit the earth; and shall delight themselves in the abundance of peace.
kjv@Psalms:37:12 @ The wicked plotteth against the just, and gnasheth upon him with his teeth.
kjv@Psalms:37:13 @ The Lord shall laugh at him: for he seeth that his day is coming.
kjv@Psalms:37:14 @ The wicked have drawn out the sword, and have bent their bow, to cast down the poor and needy, and to slay such as be of upright conversation.
kjv@Psalms:37:15 @ Their sword shall enter into their own heart, and their bows shall be broken.
kjv@Psalms:37:16 @ A little that a righteous man hath is better than the riches of many wicked.
kjv@Psalms:37:17 @ For the arms of the wicked shall be broken: but the LORD upholdeth the righteous.
kjv@Psalms:37:18 @ The LORD knoweth the days of the upright: and their inheritance shall be for ever.
kjv@Psalms:37:19 @ They shall not be ashamed in the evil time: and in the days of famine they shall be satisfied.
kjv@Psalms:37:20 @ But the wicked shall perish, and the enemies of the LORD shall be as the fat of lambs: they shall consume; into smoke shall they consume away.
kjv@Psalms:37:21 @ The wicked borroweth, and payeth not again: but the righteous sheweth mercy, and giveth.
kjv@Psalms:37:22 @ For such as be blessed of him shall inherit the earth; and they that be cursed of him shall be cut off.
kjv@Psalms:37:23 @ The steps of a good man are ordered by the LORD: and he delighteth in his way.
kjv@Psalms:37:24 @ Though he fall, he shall not be utterly cast down: for the LORD upholdeth him with his hand.
kjv@Psalms:37:25 @ I have been young, and now am old; yet have I not seen the righteous forsaken, nor his seed begging bread.
kjv@Psalms:37:26 @ He is ever merciful, and lendeth; and his seed is blessed.
kjv@Psalms:37:27 @ Depart from evil, and do good; and dwell for evermore.
kjv@Psalms:37:28 @ For the LORD loveth judgment, and forsaketh not his saints; they are preserved for ever: but the seed of the wicked shall be cut off.
kjv@Psalms:37:29 @ The righteous shall inherit the land, and dwell therein for ever.
kjv@Psalms:37:30 @ The mouth of the righteous speaketh wisdom, and his tongue talketh of judgment.
kjv@Psalms:37:31 @ The law of his God is in his heart; none of his steps shall slide.
kjv@Psalms:37:32 @ The wicked watcheth the righteous, and seeketh to slay him.
kjv@Psalms:37:33 @ The LORD will not leave him in his hand, nor condemn him when he is judged.
kjv@Psalms:37:34 @ Wait on the LORD, and keep his way, and he shall exalt thee to inherit the land: when the wicked are cut off, thou shalt see it.
kjv@Psalms:37:35 @ I have seen the wicked in great power, and spreading himself like a green bay tree.
kjv@Psalms:37:36 @ Yet he passed away, and, lo, he was not: yea, I sought him, but he could not be found.
kjv@Psalms:37:37 @ Mark the perfect man, and behold the upright: for the end of that man is peace.
kjv@Psalms:37:38 @ But the transgressors shall be destroyed together: the end of the wicked shall be cut off.
kjv@Psalms:37:39 @ But the salvation of the righteous is of the LORD: he is their strength in the time of trouble.
kjv@Psalms:37:40 @ And the LORD shall help them, and deliver them: he shall deliver them from the wicked, and save them, because they trust in him.