Psalm 10:1-6 DBY

1 Why, Jehovah, standest thou afar off? [Why] hidest thou thyself in times of distress?
2 The wicked, in his pride, doth hotly pursue the afflicted. a They shall be taken in the devices that they have imagined.

References for Psalms 10:2

    • £ 10:2 - Or 'Through the pride of the wicked [man], the afflicted is sore pressed.'
      3 For the wicked boasteth of his soul's desire, and he blesseth the covetous; he contemneth Jehovah.
      4 The wicked [saith], in the haughtiness of his countenance, He doth not search out: b all his thoughts are, There is no God!

      References for Psalms 10:4

        • ¤ 10:4 - Or 'The wicked in his haughtiness doth not seek [God];' or 'troubleth himself for nothing.'
          5 His ways always succeed; c thy judgments are far above out of his sight; [as for] all his adversaries, he puffeth at them.

          References for Psalms 10:5

            • ¥ 10:5 - Lit. 'are rigid.'
              6 He saith in his heart, I shall not be moved; from generation to generation I shall be in no adversity.