Parallel Bible results for Psalm 49:14-20

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Psalm 49:14-20

NIV 14 Like sheep they are destined for the grave, and death will feed on them. The upright will rule over them in the morning; their forms will decay in the grave, far from their princely mansions. NIV 14 Like sheep they are destined for the grave, and death will feed on them. The upright will rule over them in the morning; their forms will decay in the grave, far from their princely mansions. NIV 15 But God will redeem my life from the grave; he will surely take me to himself. "Selah" NIV 15 But God will redeem my life from the grave; he will surely take me to himself. "Selah" NIV 16 Do not be overawed when a man grows rich, when the splendor of his house increases; NIV 16 Do not be overawed when a man grows rich, when the splendor of his house increases; NIV 17 for he will take nothing with him when he dies, his splendor will not descend with him. NIV 17 for he will take nothing with him when he dies, his splendor will not descend with him. NIV 18 Though while he lived he counted himself blessed-- and men praise you when you prosper-- NIV 18 Though while he lived he counted himself blessed-- and men praise you when you prosper-- NIV 19 he will join the generation of his fathers, who will never see the light [of life]. NIV 19 he will join the generation of his fathers, who will never see the light [of life]. NIV 20 A man who has riches without understanding is like the beasts that perish. NIV 20 A man who has riches without understanding is like the beasts that perish.