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Psalm 14 ESV

The Fool Says, There Is No God

To the choirmaster. Of David.

1 1The 2fool says in his heart, 3"There is no God." They are 4corrupt, they do abominable deeds, 5there is none who does good.

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      2 The LORD 6looks down from heaven on the children of man, to see if there are any who understand,a who 7seek after God.

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        • t 14:2 - Or that act wisely
          3 They have all turned aside; together they have become 8corrupt; there is none who does good, not even one.

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          4 Have they no 9knowledge, all the evildoers who 10eat up my people as they eat bread and 11do not call upon the LORD?

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          5 There they are in great terror, for God is with 12the generation of the righteous.

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          6 You would shame the plans of the poor, butb the LORD is his 13refuge.

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          7 Oh, that salvation for Israel would come out of Zion! When the LORD 14restores the fortunes of his people, let Jacob rejoice, let Israel be glad.

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          • a 14:2 - Or that act wisely
          • b 14:6 - Or for