Psalm 112 NIV

1 aPraise the LORD.bBlessed are those who fear the LORD, who find great delight in his commands.

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    • ŭ 112:1 - This psalm is an acrostic poem, the lines of which begin with the successive letters of the Hebrew alphabet.
    • Ů 112:1 - Hebrew "Hallelu Yah"
      2 Their children will be mighty in the land; the generation of the upright will be blessed.

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      3 Wealth and riches are in their houses, and their righteousness endures forever.

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      4 Even in darkness light dawns for the upright, for those who are gracious and compassionate and righteous.

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      5 Good will come to those who are generous and lend freely, who conduct their affairs with justice.

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      6 Surely the righteous will never be shaken; they will be remembered forever.

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      7 They will have no fear of bad news; their hearts are steadfast, trusting in the LORD.

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      8 Their hearts are secure, they will have no fear; in the end they will look in triumph on their foes.

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      9 They have freely scattered their gifts to the poor, their righteousness endures forever; their hornc will be lifted high in honor.

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        • ů 112:9 - "Horn" here symbolizes dignity.
          10 The wicked will see and be vexed, they will gnash their teeth and waste away; the longings of the wicked will come to nothing.

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