1Transgressionspeaks to the ungodlywithinahis heart; There is 1nofear of Godbefore his eyes.
For bit 2flatters him in his own eyes Concerning the discovery of his iniquity and the hatred of it.
The 3words of his mouth are wickedness and deceit; He has 4ceased to cbe wise and to dogood.
He 5planswickedness upon his bed; He sets himself on a 6path that is not good; He 7does not despiseevil.
Your 8lovingkindness, O LORD, dextends to the heavens, Your faithfulness reaches to the skies.
Your 9righteousness is like the emountains of God; Your 10judgments are like a greatdeep. O LORD, You 11preserveman and beast.
7How12precious is Your lovingkindness, O God! And the children of men13takerefuge in the shadow of Your wings.
They 14drink their fill of the fabundance of Your house; And You give them to drink of the 15river of Your delights.
For with You is the 16fountain of life; In Your light we seelight.
O continue Your lovingkindness to 17those who know You, And Your 18righteousness to the upright in heart.
Let not the foot of pridecome upon me, And let not the hand of the wickeddrive me away.
12There the doers of iniquity have fallen; They have been thrustdown and 19cannotrise.