1 Happy are those who don’t listen to the wicked,
who don’t go where sinners go,
who don’t do what evil people do.
and they think about those teachings day and night.
The tree produces fruit in season,
and its leaves don’t die.
Everything they do will succeed.
They are like chaff that the wind blows away.
Sinners will not worship with God’s people.
but the wicked will be destroyed.
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