A psalm of Asaph.a
to the pure in heart.b
my steps nearly went astray.c
I saw the prosperity of the wicked.d
4 They have an easy time until they die,A
they are not afflicted like most people.f
and violence covers them like a garment.g
the imaginations of their hearts run wild.h
they arrogantly threaten oppression.i
and their tongues strut across the earth.j
10 Therefore his people turn to themC
Does the Most High know everything?”l
They are always at ease,
and they increase their wealth.m
and wash my hands in innocence for nothing?n
and punished every morning.o
Then I understood their destiny.r
you make them fall into ruin.s
They come to an end, swept away by terrors.t
Lord, when arising, you will despise their image.u
I was an unthinking animal toward you.w
you hold my right hand.x
And I desire nothing on earth but you.z
but God is the strengthI of my heart,
my portion forever.aa
you destroy all who are unfaithful to you.ab
I have made the Lord God my refuge,
so I can tell about all you do.ac
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