Psalms 14:2-3

2 The LORD has 1looked down from heaven upon the sons of men To see if there are any who 2understand, Who 3seek after God.
3 They have all 4turned aside, together they have become corrupt; There is 5no one who does good, not even one.

Psalms 14:2-3 Meaning and Commentary

Psalms 14:2-3 In-Context

1 The fool has said in his heart, "There is no God." They are corrupt, they have committed abominable deeds; There is no one who does good.
2 The LORD has looked down from heaven upon the sons of men To see if there are any who understand, Who seek after God.
3 They have all turned aside, together they have become corrupt; There is no one who does good, not even one.
4 Do all the workers of wickedness not know, Who eat up my people as they eat bread, And do not call upon the Lord ?
5 There they are in great dread, For God is with the righteous generation.
6 You would put to shame the counsel of the afflicted, But the LORD is his refuge.

Cross References 5

  • 1. Psalms 33:13, 14; Psalms 102:19
  • 2. Psalms 92:6
  • 3. 1 Chronicles 22:19
  • 4. Psalms 58:3
  • 5. Psalms 143:2

Footnotes 1

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