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Psalm 37:1-8

NIV 1 Do not fret because of evil men or be envious of those who do wrong; NIV 1 Do not fret because of evil men or be envious of those who do wrong; NIV 2 for like the grass they will soon wither, like green plants they will soon die away. NIV 2 for like the grass they will soon wither, like green plants they will soon die away. NIV 3 Trust in the LORD and do good; dwell in the land and enjoy safe pasture. NIV 3 Trust in the LORD and do good; dwell in the land and enjoy safe pasture. NIV 4 Delight yourself in the LORD and he will give you the desires of your heart. NIV 4 Delight yourself in the LORD and he will give you the desires of your heart. NIV 5 Commit your way to the LORD; trust in him and he will do this: NIV 5 Commit your way to the LORD; trust in him and he will do this: NIV 6 He will make your righteousness shine like the dawn, the justice of your cause like the noonday sun. NIV 6 He will make your righteousness shine like the dawn, the justice of your cause like the noonday sun. NIV 7 Be still before the LORD and wait patiently for him; do not fret when men succeed in their ways, when they carry out their wicked schemes. NIV 7 Be still before the LORD and wait patiently for him; do not fret when men succeed in their ways, when they carry out their wicked schemes. NIV 8 Refrain from anger and turn from wrath; do not fret--it leads only to evil. NIV 8 Refrain from anger and turn from wrath; do not fret--it leads only to evil.