1 {To the chief Musician. [A Psalm] of the servant of Jehovah; of David.} The transgression of the wicked uttereth within my heart, There is no fear of God before his eyes.

References for Psalms 36:1

    • a 36:1 - As an oracle: see 'saith,' Gen. 22.16.
      2 For he flattereth himself in his own eyes, [even] when his iniquity is found to be hateful.
      3 The words of his mouth are wickedness and deceit: he hath left off to be wise, to do good.
      4 He deviseth wickedness up on his bed; he setteth himself in a way that is not good: he abhorreth not evil.

      References for Psalms 36:4

        • b 36:4 - Or 'vanity,' 'mischief.'
          5 Jehovah, thy loving-kindness is in the heavens, and thy faithfulness [reacheth] unto the clouds.
          6 Thy righteousness is like the high mountains; thy judgments are a great deep: thou, Jehovah, preservest man and beast.

          References for Psalms 36:6

            • c 36:6 - Lit. 'mountains of God:' see Ps. 68.15; 80.10
              7 How precious is thy loving-kindness, O God! So the sons of men take refuge under the shadow of thy wings.
              8 They shall be abundantly satisfied with the fatness of thy house; and thou wilt make them drink of the river of thy pleasures.

              References for Psalms 36:8

                • d 36:8 - Plural of Eden, Gen. 2.8.
                  9 For with thee is the fountain of life: in thy light shall we see light.
                  10 Continue thy loving-kindness unto them that know thee, and thy righteousness to the upright in heart;
                  11 Let not the foot of pride come against me, and let not the hand of the wicked drive me away.
                  12 There are the workers of iniquity fallen: they are cast down, and are not able to rise.