Psalm 37:1-7 ESV

He Will Not Forsake His Saints

Of David.

1 1Fret not yourself because of evildoers; be not 2envious of wrongdoers!

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2 For they will soon 3fade like 4the grass and wither 5like the green herb.

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3 6Trust in the LORD, and do good; 7dwell in the land and befriend faithfulness.a

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    • ² 37:3 - Or and feed on faithfulness, or and find safe pasture
      4 8Delight yourself in the LORD, and he will 9give you the desires of your heart.

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      5 10Commit your way to the LORD; 11trust in him, and he will act.

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          6 12He will bring forth your righteousness as the light, and your justice as 13the noonday.

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          7 14Be still before the LORD and wait patiently for him; 15fret not yourself over the one who 16prospers in his way, over the man who carries out evil devices!

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