Psalm 94 NAS

The LORD Implored to Avenge His People.

1 O LORD, God of a1vengeance, God of bvengeance, c2shine forth!

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    • Ѫ 94:1 - Or "avenging acts"
    • ѫ 94:1 - Or "avenging acts"
    • Ѭ 94:1 - Or "has shone forth"
      2 3Rise up, O 4Judge of the earth, Render recompense 5to the proud.

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      3 How long shall the wicked, O LORD, How long shall the 6wicked exult?

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      4 They pour forth words, they 7speak arrogantly; All who do wickedness 8vaunt themselves.

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      5 They 9crush Your people, O LORD, And 10afflict Your heritage.

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      6 They 11slay the widow and the dstranger And murder the orphans.

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        • ѭ 94:6 - Or "sojourner"
          7 12They have said, "eThe LORD does not see, Nor does the God of Jacob pay heed."

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          8 Pay heed, you 13senseless among the people; And when will you understand, 14stupid ones?

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          9 He who 15planted the ear, fdoes He not hear? He who formed the eye, gdoes He not see?

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              10 He who h16chastens the nations, will He not rebuke, Even He who 17teaches man knowledge?

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                • ѱ 94:10 - Or "instructs"
                  11 The LORD 18knows the thoughts of man, iThat they are a mere breath.

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                  12 Blessed is the man whom 19You chasten, O jLORD, And 20whom You teach out of Your law;

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                  13 That You may grant him 21relief from the 22days of adversity, Until 23a pit is dug for the wicked.

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                  14 For 24the LORD will not abandon His people, Nor will He 25forsake His inheritance.

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                  15 For k26judgment lwill again be righteous, And all the upright in heart mwill follow it.

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                    • Ѵ 94:15 - I.e. administration of justice
                    • ѵ 94:15 - Lit "will return to righteousness"
                    • Ѷ 94:15 - Lit "will be after it"
                      16 Who will 27stand up for me against evildoers? Who will take his stand for me 28against those who do wickedness?

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                      17 If 29the LORD had not been my help, My soul would soon have dwelt in the abode of silence.

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                      18 If I should say, "30My foot has slipped," Your lovingkindness, O LORD, will hold me up.

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                      19 When my anxious thoughts nmultiply within me, Your 31consolations delight my soul.

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                        • ѷ 94:19 - Or "are many"
                          20 Can a o32throne of destruction be allied with You, One 33which devises pmischief by decree?

                          References for Psalms 94:20

                            • Ѹ 94:20 - Or "tribunal"
                            • ѹ 94:20 - Or "trouble, misfortune"
                              21 They 34band themselves together against the qlife of the righteous And 35condemn rthe innocent to death.

                              References for Psalms 94:21

                                • Ѻ 94:21 - Or "soul"
                                • ѻ 94:21 - Lit "innocent blood"
                                  22 But the LORD has been my 36stronghold, And my God the 37rock of my refuge.

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                                  23 He has 38brought back their wickedness upon them And will s39destroy them in their evil; The LORD our God will tdestroy them.

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