Psalm 112 ESV

The Righteous Will Never Be Moved

1 Praise the LORD! Blessed is the man who fears the LORD, who greatly delights in his commandments!

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    • a 112:1 - This psalm is an acrostic poem, each line beginning with the successive letters of the Hebrew alphabet
      2 His offspring will be mighty in the land; the generation of the upright will be blessed.

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      3 Wealth and riches are in his house, and his righteousness endures forever.

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      4 Light dawns in the darkness for the upright; he is gracious, merciful, and righteous.

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      5 It is well with the man who deals generously and lends; who conducts his affairs with justice.

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      6 For the righteous will never be moved; he will be remembered forever.

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      7 He is not afraid of bad news; his heart is firm, trusting in the LORD.

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      8 His heart is steady; he will not be afraid, until he looks in triumph on his adversaries.
      9 He has distributed freely; he has given to the poor; his righteousness endures forever; his horn is exalted in honor.

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          10 The wicked man sees it and is angry; he gnashes his teeth and melts away; the desire of the wicked will perish!

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