Psalm 37:5-15 NIV

5 Commit your way to the LORD; trust in him1 and he will do this:

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6 He will make your righteousness2 shine like the dawn,3 the justice of your cause like the noonday sun.

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7 Be still4 before the LORD and wait patiently5 for him; do not fret6 when men succeed in their ways,7 when they carry out their wicked schemes.8

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8 Refrain from anger9 and turn from wrath; do not fret10--it leads only to evil.

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9 For evil men will be cut off,11 but those who hope12 in the LORD will inherit the land.13

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10 A little while, and the wicked will be no more;14 though you look for them, they will not be found.

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11 But the meek will inherit the land15 and enjoy great peace.16

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12 The wicked plot17 against the righteous and gnash their teeth18 at them;

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13 but the Lord laughs at the wicked, for he knows their day is coming.19

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14 The wicked draw the sword20 and bend the bow21 to bring down the poor and needy,22 to slay those whose ways are upright.

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15 But their swords will pierce their own hearts,23 and their bows will be broken.24

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