Psalm 94 NIV

1 The LORD is a God who avenges. O God who avenges, shine forth.

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2 Rise up, Judge of the earth; pay back to the proud what they deserve.

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3 How long, LORD, will the wicked, how long will the wicked be jubilant?

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4 They pour out arrogant words; all the evildoers are full of boasting.

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5 They crush your people, LORD; they oppress your inheritance.

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6 They slay the widow and the foreigner; they murder the fatherless.

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7 They say, “The LORD does not see; the God of Jacob takes no notice.”

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8 Take notice, you senseless ones among the people; you fools, when will you become wise?

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9 Does he who fashioned the ear not hear? Does he who formed the eye not see?

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10 Does he who disciplines nations not punish? Does he who teaches mankind lack knowledge?

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11 The LORD knows all human plans; he knows that they are futile.

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12 Blessed is the one you discipline, LORD, the one you teach from your law;

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13 you grant them relief from days of trouble, till a pit is dug for the wicked.

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14 For the LORD will not reject his people; he will never forsake his inheritance.

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15 Judgment will again be founded on righteousness, and all the upright in heart will follow it.

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16 Who will rise up for me against the wicked? Who will take a stand for me against evildoers?

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17 Unless the LORD had given me help, I would soon have dwelt in the silence of death.

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18 When I said, “My foot is slipping,” your unfailing love, LORD, supported me.

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19 When anxiety was great within me, your consolation brought me joy.

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20 Can a corrupt throne be allied with you— a throne that brings on misery by its decrees?

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21 The wicked band together against the righteous and condemn the innocent to death.

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22 But the LORD has become my fortress, and my God the rock in whom I take refuge.

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23 He will repay them for their sins and destroy them for their wickedness; the LORD our God will destroy them.

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