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Psalm 1

NRS 1 Happy are those who do not follow the advice of the wicked, or take the path that sinners tread, or sit in the seat of scoffers; NIV 1 Blessed is the man who does not walk in the counsel of the wicked or stand in the way of sinners or sit in the seat of mockers. NRS 2 but their delight is in the law of the Lord, and on his law they meditate day and night. NIV 2 But his delight is in the law of the LORD, and on his law he meditates day and night. NRS 3 They are like trees planted by streams of water, which yield their fruit in its season, and their leaves do not wither. In all that they do, they prosper. NIV 3 He is like a tree planted by streams of water, which yields its fruit in season and whose leaf does not wither. Whatever he does prospers. NRS 4 The wicked are not so, but are like chaff that the wind drives away. NIV 4 Not so the wicked! They are like chaff that the wind blows away. NRS 5 Therefore the wicked will not stand in the judgment, nor sinners in the congregation of the righteous; NIV 5 Therefore the wicked will not stand in the judgment, nor sinners in the assembly of the righteous. NRS 6 for the Lord watches over the way of the righteous, but the way of the wicked will perish. NIV 6 For the LORD watches over the way of the righteous, but the way of the wicked will perish.