Psalm 37:13-23 NIV

13 but the Lord laughs at the wicked, for he knows their day is coming.1

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14 The wicked draw the sword2 and bend the bow3 to bring down the poor and needy,4 to slay those whose ways are upright.

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15 But their swords will pierce their own hearts,5 and their bows will be broken.6

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16 Better the little that the righteous have than the wealth7 of many wicked;

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17 for the power of the wicked will be broken,8 but the LORD upholds9 the righteous.

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18 The days of the blameless are known to the LORD,10 and their inheritance will endure forever.11

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      19 In times of disaster they will not wither; in days of famine they will enjoy plenty.
      20 But the wicked will perish:12 The LORD's enemies will be like the beauty of the fields, they will vanish--vanish like smoke.13

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      21 The wicked borrow and do not repay, but the righteous give generously;14

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      22 those the LORD blesses will inherit the land, but those he curses15 will be cut off.16

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      23 If the LORD delights17 in a man's way, he makes his steps firm;18

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