KJV PSA37 with Strong's Hebrew/GreekPSA36.htm PSA38.htm
37:1 [A Psalm] of David [H1732] . Fret [H2734] not thyself because of evildoers [H7489] , neither be thou envious [H7065] against the workers [H6213] of iniquity [H5766] .
37:2 For they shall soon [H4120] be cut down [H5243] like the grass [H2682] , and wither [H5034] as the green [H3418] herb [H1877] .
37:3 Trust [H982] in the LORD [H3068] , and do [H6213] good [H2896] ; [so] shalt thou dwell [H7931] in the land [H776] , and verily [H530] thou shalt be fed [H7462] .(verily: Heb. in truth, or, stableness)
37:4 Delight [H6026] thyself also in the LORD [H3068] ; and he shall give [H5414] thee the desires [H4862] of thine heart [H3820] .
37:5 Commit [H1556] thy way [H1870] unto the LORD [H3068] ; trust [H982] also in him; and he shall bring [it] to pass [H6213] .(Commit: Heb. Roll thy way upon)
37:6 And he shall bring forth [H3318] thy righteousness [H6664] as the light [H216] , and thy judgment [H4941] as the noonday [H6672] .
37:7 Rest [H1826] in the LORD [H3068] , and wait patiently [H2342] for him: fret [H2734] not thyself because of him who prospereth [H6743] in his way [H1870] , because of the man [H376] who bringeth [H6213] wicked devices [H4209] to pass [H6213] .(Rest in: Heb. Be silent to)
37:8 Cease [H7503] from anger [H639] , and forsake [H5800] wrath [H2534] : fret [H2734] not thyself in any wise [H389] to do evil [H7489] .
37:9 For evildoers [H7489] shall be cut off [H3772] : but those that wait [H6960] upon the LORD [H3068] , they shall inherit [H3423] the earth [H776] .
37:10 For yet a little while [H4592] , and the wicked [H7563] [shall] not [be]: yea, thou shalt diligently consider [H995] his place [H4725] , and it [shall] not [be].
37:11 But the meek [H6035] shall inherit [H3423] the earth [H776] ; and shall delight [H6026] themselves in the abundance [H7230] of peace [H7965] .
37:12 The wicked [H7563] plotteth [H2161] against the just [H6662] , and gnasheth [H2786] upon him with his teeth [H8127] .(plotteth: or, practiseth)
37:13 The Lord [H136] shall laugh [H7832] at him: for he seeth [H7200] that his day [H3117] is coming [H935] .
37:14 The wicked [H7563] have drawn out [H6605] the sword [H2719] , and have bent [H1869] their bow [H7198] , to cast down [H5307] the poor [H6041] and needy [H34] , [and] to slay [H2873] such as be of upright [H3477] conversation [H1870] .(such: Heb. the upright of way)
37:15 Their sword [H2719] shall enter [H935] into their own heart [H3820] , and their bows [H7198] shall be broken [H7665] .
37:16 A little [H4592] that a righteous man [H6662] hath [is] better [H2896] than the riches [H1995] of many [H7227] wicked [H7563] .
37:17 For the arms [H2220] of the wicked [H7563] shall be broken [H7665] : but the LORD [H3068] upholdeth [H5564] the righteous [H6662] .
37:18 The LORD [H3068] knoweth [H3045] the days [H3117] of the upright [H8549] : and their inheritance [H5159] shall be for ever [H5769] .
37:19 They shall not be ashamed [H954] in the evil [H7451] time [H6256] : and in the days [H3117] of famine [H7459] they shall be satisfied [H7646] .
37:20 But the wicked [H7563] shall perish [H6] , and the enemies [H341] of the LORD [H3068] [shall be] as the fat [H3368] of lambs [H3733] : they shall consume [H3615] ; into smoke [H6227] shall they consume away [H3615] .(the fat: Heb. the preciousness)
37:21 The wicked [H7563] borroweth [H3867] , and payeth not again [H7999] : but the righteous [H6662] sheweth mercy [H2603] , and giveth [H5414] .
37:22 For [such as be] blessed [H1288] of him shall inherit [H3423] the earth [H776] ; and [they that be] cursed [H7043] of him shall be cut off [H3772] .
37:23 The steps [H4703] of a [good] man [H1397] are ordered [H3559] by the LORD [H3068] : and he delighteth [H2654] in his way [H1870] .(ordered: or, established)
37:24 Though he fall [H5307] , he shall not be utterly cast down [H2904] : for the LORD [H3068] upholdeth [H5564] [him with] his hand [H3027] .
37:25 I have been young [H5288] , and [now] am old [H2204] ; yet have I not seen [H7200] the righteous [H6662] forsaken [H5800] , nor his seed [H2233] begging [H1245] bread [H3899] .
37:26 [He is] ever [H3117] merciful [H2603] , and lendeth [H3867] ; and his seed [H2233] [is] blessed [H1293] .(ever: Heb. all the day)
37:27 Depart [H5493] from evil [H7451] , and do [H6213] good [H2896] ; and dwell [H7931] for evermore [H5769] .
37:28 For the LORD [H3068] loveth [H157] judgment [H4941] , and forsaketh [H5800] not his saints [H2623] ; they are preserved [H8104] for ever [H5769] : but the seed [H2233] of the wicked [H7563] shall be cut off [H3772] .
37:29 The righteous [H6662] shall inherit [H3423] the land [H776] , and dwell [H7931] therein for ever [H5703] .
37:30 The mouth [H6310] of the righteous [H6662] speaketh [H1897] wisdom [H2451] , and his tongue [H3956] talketh [H1696] of judgment [H4941] .
37:31 The law [H8451] of his God [H430] [is] in his heart [H3820] ; none of his steps [H838] shall slide [H4571] .(steps: or, goings)
37:32 The wicked [H7563] watcheth [H6822] the righteous [H6662] , and seeketh [H1245] to slay [H4191] him.
37:33 The LORD [H3068] will not leave [H5800] him in his hand [H3027] , nor condemn [H7561] him when he is judged [H8199] .
37:34 Wait [H6960] on the LORD [H3068] , and keep [H8104] his way [H1870] , and he shall exalt [H7311] thee to inherit [H3423] the land [H776] : when the wicked [H7563] are cut off [H3772] , thou shalt see [H7200] [it].
37:35 I have seen [H7200] the wicked [H7563] in great power [H6184] , and spreading [H6168] himself like a green [H7488] bay tree [H249] .(a green: or, a green tree that groweth in his own soil)
37:36 Yet he passed away [H5674] , and, lo, he [was] not: yea, I sought [H1245] him, but he could not be found [H4672] .
37:37 Mark [H8104] the perfect [H8535] [man], and behold [H7200] the upright [H3477] : for the end [H319] of [that] man [H376] [is] peace [H7965] .
37:38 But the transgressors [H6586] shall be destroyed [H8045] together [H3162] : the end [H319] of the wicked [H7563] shall be cut off [H3772] .
37:39 But the salvation [H8668] of the righteous [H6662] [is] of the LORD [H3068] : [he is] their strength [H4581] in the time [H6256] of trouble [H6869] .
37:40 And the LORD [H3068] shall help [H5826] them, and deliver [H6403] them: he shall deliver [H6403] them from the wicked [H7563] , and save [H3467] them, because they trust [H2620] in him.