32 The wicked lie in wait for the righteous, intent on putting them to death;
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33 but the LORD will not leave them in the power of the wicked or let them be condemned when brought to trial.
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34 Hope in the LORDand keep his way. He will exalt you to inherit the land; when the wicked are destroyed, you will see it.
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35 I have seen a wicked and ruthless man flourishing like a luxuriant native tree,
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36 but he soon passed away and was no more; though I looked for him, he could not be found.
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37 Consider the blameless, observe the upright; a future awaits those who seek peace.a
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    • ² 37:37 - Or "upright; / those who seek peace will have posterity"
      38 But all sinners will be destroyed; there will be no futureb for the wicked.
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        • ³ 37:38 - Or "posterity"
          39 The salvation of the righteous comes from the LORD; he is their stronghold in time of trouble.
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          40 The LORD helps them and delivers them; he delivers them from the wicked and saves them, because they take refuge in him.
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