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Psalm 12

NIV 1 Help, LORD, for the godly are no more; the faithful have vanished from among men. NIV 1 Help, LORD, for the godly are no more; the faithful have vanished from among men. NIV 2 Everyone lies to his neighbor; their flattering lips speak with deception. NIV 2 Everyone lies to his neighbor; their flattering lips speak with deception. NIV 3 May the LORD cut off all flattering lips and every boastful tongue NIV 3 May the LORD cut off all flattering lips and every boastful tongue NIV 4 that says, "We will triumph with our tongues; we own our lips--who is our master?" NIV 4 that says, "We will triumph with our tongues; we own our lips--who is our master?" NIV 5 "Because of the oppression of the weak and the groaning of the needy, I will now arise," says the LORD. "I will protect them from those who malign them." NIV 5 "Because of the oppression of the weak and the groaning of the needy, I will now arise," says the LORD. "I will protect them from those who malign them." NIV 6 And the words of the LORD are flawless, like silver refined in a furnace of clay, purified seven times. NIV 6 And the words of the LORD are flawless, like silver refined in a furnace of clay, purified seven times. NIV 7 O LORD, you will keep us safe and protect us from such people forever. NIV 7 O LORD, you will keep us safe and protect us from such people forever. NIV 8 The wicked freely strut about when what is vile is honored among men. NIV 8 The wicked freely strut about when what is vile is honored among men.