This is what the wicked are like— always free of care, they go on amassing wealth.
References for Psalms 73:12
Surely in vain I have kept my heart pure and have washed my hands in innocence.
References for Psalms 73:13
All day long I have been afflicted, and every morning brings new punishments.
References for Psalms 73:14
If I had spoken out like that, I would have betrayed your children.
When I tried to understand all this, it troubled me deeply
References for Psalms 73:16
till I entered the sanctuary of God; then I understood their final destiny.
References for Psalms 73:17
Surely you place them on slippery ground; you cast them down to ruin.
References for Psalms 73:18
How suddenly are they destroyed, completely swept away by terrors!
References for Psalms 73:19
They are like a dream when one awakes; when you arise, Lord, you will despise them as fantasies.
References for Psalms 73:20
When my heart was grieved and my spirit embittered,
I was senseless and ignorant; I was a brute beast before you.
References for Psalms 73:22