10For yet a little while, and the wicked [shall] not [be]: yea, thou shalt diligently consider his place, and it [shall] not [be]. 15 Their sword shall enter into their own heart, and their bows shall be broken.

California - Do Not Sell My Personal Information. Psalm 37 (KJV) 29 The righteous shall inherit the land, and dwell therein for ever. 40  And the Lord shall help them, and deliver them: he shall deliver them from the wicked, and save them, because they trust in him. #35,36|, of many a prosperous enemy of God! 30 The mouth of the righteous speaketh wisdom, and his tongue talketh of judgment.

31  The law of his God is in his heart; none of his steps shall slide.

30The mouth of the righteous speaketh wisdom, and his tongue talketh of judgment. Article Images Copyright © 2020 Getty Images unless otherwise indicated. Chapter 37.

16 A little that a righteous man hath is better than the riches of many wicked. Commentary on Psalm 37:1-6 (Read Psalm 37:1-6) When we look abroad we see the world full of evil-doers, that flourish and live in ease.

34Wait on the LORD, and keep his way, and he shall exalt thee to inherit the land: when the wicked are cut off, thou shalt see [it].

What is the desire of the heart of a good man? 29The righteous shall inherit the land, and dwell therein for ever. 39  But the salvation of the righteous is of the Lord: he is their strength in the time of trouble. The next step is to choose a monthly or yearly subscription, and then enter your payment information.

A Psalm of David. 37 Mark the perfect man, and behold the upright: for the end of that man is peace. 32  The wicked watcheth the righteous, and seeketh to slay him.

27Depart from evil, and do good; and dwell for evermore.

19 They shall not be ashamed in the evil time: and in the days of famine they shall be satisfied.

6 And he shall bring forth thy righteousness as the light, and thy judgment as the noonday. not thyself because of him who prospereth, [shall] not [be]: yea, thou shalt diligently consider, Section Headings Courtesy BereanBible.com.

36Yet he passed away, and, lo, he [was] not: yea, I sought him, but he could not be found.

Psalm 37 is an alphabet psalm. 35 I have seen the wicked in great power, and spreading himself like a green bay tree.

40 And the LORD shall help them, and deliver them: he shall deliver them from the wicked, and save them, because they trust in him.

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36 Yet he passed away, and, lo, he was not: yea, I sought him, but he could not be found. 10  For yet a little while, and the wicked shall not be: yea, thou shalt diligently consider his place, and it shall not be. 24 Though he fall, he shall not be utterly cast down: for the LORD upholdeth him with his hand. All rights reserved. 39But the salvation of the righteous [is] of the LORD: [he is] their strength in the time of trouble. 14The wicked have drawn out the sword, and have bent their bow, to cast down the poor and needy, [and] to slay such as be of upright conversation.

Read Psalms 37 commentary using John Gill's Exposition of the Bible. Their time on earth is reckoned by days, which will soon be numbered; but heavenly happiness shall be for ever. 2 For they shall soon be cut down like the grass, and wither as the green herb. 24Though he fall, he shall not be utterly cast down: for the LORD upholdeth [him with] his hand. King James Version (KJV).

37 Mark the perfect man, and behold the upright: for the end of that man is peace. 32 The wicked watcheth the righteous, and seeketh to slay him. It looks like you’re already subscribed to Bible Gateway Plus! A fretful, discontented spirit is open to many temptations. None are perfect in themselves, but believers are so in Christ Jesus. 27 Depart from evil, and do good; and dwell for evermore. 37Mark the perfect [man], and behold the upright: for the end of [that] man [is] peace.

37 Mark the perfect man, and behold the upright: for the end of that man is peace. A wicked person's sword ultimately will enter where. 2 For they shall soon be cut down like the grass, and wither as the green herb. 3 Trust in the Lord, and do good; so shalt thou dwell in the land, and verily thou shalt be fed. An integrated digital Bible study library - including complete notes from the NIV Study Bible and the NKJV MacArthur Study Bible, 2nd Edition - is just a step away! 26[He is] ever merciful, and lendeth; and his seed [is] blessed.

6And he shall bring forth thy righteousness as the light, and thy judgment as the noonday.

8 Cease from anger, and forsake wrath: fret not thyself in any wise to do evil.

4  Delight thyself also in the Lord: and he shall give thee the desires of thine heart.

33 The LORD will not leave him in his hand, nor condemn him when he is judged. 8  Cease from anger, and forsake wrath: fret not thyself in any wise to do evil.

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All your content will be saved and you can seamlessly switch devices. 17 For the arms of the wicked shall be broken: but the Lord upholdeth the righteous. 24 Though he fall, he shall not be utterly cast down: for the Lord upholdeth him with his hand. He does not always show them his way for a distance, but leads them step by step, as children are led.

David persuades to patience and confidence in God, by the state of the godly and of the wicked.1-6 When we look abroad we see the world full of evil-doers, that flourish and live in ease. Three easy steps to start your free trial subscription to Bible Gateway Plus. 28 For the Lord loveth judgment, and forsaketh not his saints; they are preserved for ever: but the seed of the wicked shall be cut off.

}} Fret not thyself because of evildoers, neither be thou envious against the workers of iniquity. To delight in God is as much a privilege as a duty. 5 Commit thy way unto the Lord; trust also in him; and he shall bring it to pass. 2 For they shall soon be cut down like the grass, and wither as the green herb. 1  Fret not thyself because of evildoers, neither be thou envious against the workers of iniquity. Want more information about Bible Gateway Plus? 3 Trust in the Lord, and do good; so shalt thou dwell in the land, and verily thou shalt be fed. 15Their sword shall enter into their own heart, and their bows shall be broken. 16 A little that a righteous man hath is better than the riches of many wicked.

5 Commit thy way unto the Lord; trust also in him; and he shall bring it to pass. God will keep them from being ruined by their falls, either into sin or into trouble, though such as fall into sin will be sorely hurt.

8 Cease from anger, and forsake wrath: fret not thyself in any wise to do evil.

40 And the Lord shall help them, and deliver them: he shall deliver them from the wicked, and save them, because they trust in him. 12The wicked plotteth against the just, and gnasheth upon him with his teeth.

6 And he shall bring forth thy righteousness as the light, and thy judgment as the noonday. Creating an account allows you to access more features and content such as: Reading the Bible is rewarding, and these plans make it easy! All Bible Translations at BibleGateway.com. Don't Fret Because of Evildoers (1 Kings 2:1-9) 1 {{[A Psalm] of David. 19  They shall not be ashamed in the evil time: and in the days of famine they shall be satisfied. 18 The LORD knoweth the days of the upright: and their inheritance shall be for ever.

38 But the transgressors shall be destroyed together: the end of the wicked shall be cut off. 7 Rest in the Lord, and wait patiently for him: fret not thyself because of him who prospereth in his way, because of the man who bringeth wicked devices to pass. This is unfortunate, since his works contain priceless gems of information that are found nowhere except in the ancient writings of the Jews. 12  The wicked plotteth against the just, and gnasheth upon him with his teeth. 17  For the arms of the wicked shall be broken: but the Lord upholdeth the righteous. 12 The wicked plotteth against the just, and gnasheth upon him with his teeth. 26 He is ever merciful, and lendeth; and his seed is blessed.

The promise is very sweet: He shall bring that to pass, whatever it is, which thou has committed to him.7-20 Let us be satisfied that God will make all to work for good to us. 35 I have seen the wicked in great power, and spreading himself like a green bay tree. KJV, Reference Bible, Center-Column Giant Print, Red Letter Edition, Comfort Print: Holy Bible, King James Version, KJV, Word Study Bible, Red Letter Edition: 1,700 Key Words that Unlock the Meaning of the Bible, KJV, The King James Study Bible, Red Letter, Full-Color Edition: Holy Bible, King James Version, KJV Study Bible, Red Letter Edition: Second Edition, KJV, Value Thinline Bible, Large Print, Red Letter Edition, Comfort Print: Holy Bible, King James Version, KJV, Reference Bible, Personal Size Giant Print, Red Letter Edition, Comfort Print: Holy Bible, King James Version. 5 Commit thy way unto the LORD; trust also in him; and he shall bring it to pass.

26 He is ever merciful, and lendeth; and his seed is blessed. 11 But the meek shall inherit the earth; and shall delight themselves in the abundance of peace. 10 For yet a little while, and the wicked shall not be: yea, thou shalt diligently consider his place, and it shall not be. King James Version.

35 I have seen the wicked in great power, and spreading himself like a green bay tree.

We must do our duty, and then leave the event with God. א }} Fret not thyself because of evildoers, neither be thou envious against the workers of iniquity. 40And the LORD shall help them, and deliver them: he shall deliver them from the wicked, and save them, because they trust in him.

By prayer spread thy case and all thy cares before the Lord, and trust in him. They have that which is better than wealth, peace of mind, peace with God, and then peace in God; that peace which the world cannot give, and which the world cannot have. 12 The wicked plotteth against the just, and gnasheth upon him with his teeth. 23  The steps of a good man are ordered by the Lord: and he delighteth in his way. 21  The wicked borroweth, and payeth not again: but the righteous sheweth mercy, and giveth.