For the director of music. Of David the servant of the LORD.

1 aI have a message from God in my heart concerning the sinfulness of the wicked:bThere is no fear of God before their eyes.

References for Psalms 36:1

    • ­ 36:1 - In Hebrew texts 36:1-12 is numbered 36:2-13.
    • ® 36:1 - Or "A message from God: The transgression of the wicked" / "resides in their hearts."
      2 In their own eyes they flatter themselves too much to detect or hate their sin.

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      3 The words of their mouths are wicked and deceitful; they fail to act wisely or do good.

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      4 Even on their beds they plot evil; they commit themselves to a sinful course and do not reject what is wrong.

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      5 Your love, LORD, reaches to the heavens, your faithfulness to the skies.

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      6 Your righteousness is like the highest mountains, your justice like the great deep. You, LORD, preserve both people and animals.

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      7 How priceless is your unfailing love, O God! People take refuge in the shadow of your wings.

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      8 They feast on the abundance of your house; you give them drink from your river of delights.

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      9 For with you is the fountain of life; in your light we see light.

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