Psalm 37:2-12 NIV

2 for like the grass they will soon wither, like green plants they will soon die away.1

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3 Trust in the LORD and do good; dwell in the land2 and enjoy safe pasture.3

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4 Delight4 yourself in the LORD and he will give you the desires of your heart.5

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5 Commit your way to the LORD; trust in him6 and he will do this:

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6 He will make your righteousness7 shine like the dawn,8 the justice of your cause like the noonday sun.

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7 Be still9 before the LORD and wait patiently10 for him; do not fret11 when men succeed in their ways,12 when they carry out their wicked schemes.13

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8 Refrain from anger14 and turn from wrath; do not fret15--it leads only to evil.

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9 For evil men will be cut off,16 but those who hope17 in the LORD will inherit the land.18

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10 A little while, and the wicked will be no more;19 though you look for them, they will not be found.

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11 But the meek will inherit the land20 and enjoy great peace.21

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12 The wicked plot22 against the righteous and gnash their teeth23 at them;

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