1 In the Lord I take refuge.f
How then can you say to me:
2 For look, the wicked bend their bows;i
they set their arrowsj against the strings
to shoot from the shadowsk
at the upright in heart.l
3 When the foundationsm are being destroyed,
what can the righteous do?”
4 The Lord is in his holy temple;n
the Lord is on his heavenly throne.o
He observes everyone on earth;p
his eyes examineq them.
5 The Lord examines the righteous,r
but the wicked, those who love violence,
he hates with a passion.s
fiery coals and burning sulfur;t
a scorching windu will be their lot.
7 For the Lord is righteous,v
he loves justice;w
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