Parallel Bible results for Psalm 49:1-10

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Psalm 49:1-10

NIV 1 Hear this, all you peoples; listen, all who live in this world, NIV 1 Hear this, all you peoples; listen, all who live in this world, NIV 2 both low and high, rich and poor alike: NIV 2 both low and high, rich and poor alike: NIV 3 My mouth will speak words of wisdom; the utterance from my heart will give understanding. NIV 3 My mouth will speak words of wisdom; the utterance from my heart will give understanding. NIV 4 I will turn my ear to a proverb; with the harp I will expound my riddle: NIV 4 I will turn my ear to a proverb; with the harp I will expound my riddle: NIV 5 Why should I fear when evil days come, when wicked deceivers surround me-- NIV 5 Why should I fear when evil days come, when wicked deceivers surround me-- NIV 6 those who trust in their wealth and boast of their great riches? NIV 6 those who trust in their wealth and boast of their great riches? NIV 7 No man can redeem the life of another or give to God a ransom for him-- NIV 7 No man can redeem the life of another or give to God a ransom for him-- NIV 8 the ransom for a life is costly, no payment is ever enough-- NIV 8 the ransom for a life is costly, no payment is ever enough-- NIV 9 that he should live on forever and not see decay. NIV 9 that he should live on forever and not see decay. NIV 10 For all can see that wise men die; the foolish and the senseless alike perish and leave their wealth to others. NIV 10 For all can see that wise men die; the foolish and the senseless alike perish and leave their wealth to others.