Psalm 112

1 Praise the LORD! Those who honor the LORD, who adore God's commandments, are truly happy!

References for Psalms 112:1

    • a 112:1 - Ps 112 is an alphabetic acrostic poem; see the note at Pss 9–10.
      2 Their descendants will be strong throughout the land. The offspring of those who do right will be blessed;
      3 wealth and riches will be in their houses. Their righteousness stands forever.
      4 They shine in the dark for others who do right. They are merciful, compassionate, and righteous.
      5 Those who lend generously are good people— as are those who conduct their affairs with justice.
      6 Yes, these sorts of people will never be shaken; the righteous will be remembered forever!
      7 They won't be frightened at bad news. Their hearts are steady, trusting in the LORD.
      8 Their hearts are firm; they aren't afraid. In the end, they will witness their enemies' defeat.
      9 They give freely to those in need. Their righteousness stands forever. Their strength increases gloriously.
      10 The wicked see all this and fume; they grind their teeth, but disappear to nothing. What the wicked want to see happen comes to nothing!