37 Mark the perfect man, and behold the upright: for the end of that man is peace. Psalm 37:1–40 KJV 1900 - Fret not thyself… | Biblia 1 aFret not thyself because of evildoers, Neither bbe thou envious against the workers of iniquity. 17  For the arms of the wicked shall be broken: but the Lord upholdeth the righteous. Commit thy way unto the LORD; trust also in him; and he shall bring [it] to pass. The poet, after having taken a few glimpses into the chaos of evil, here moves in the blessed depths of holy mysticism [Mystik, i.e., mysticism in the good sense - true religion, vital godliness], and in proportion as in the former case his language is obscure. 11 But the meek shall inherit the earth; and shall delight themselves in the abundance of peace. 102:28 (Heb.). When the wicked are cut off, thou shalt see. Ps. Download MP3 & sheet music freely. . Fret not thyself because of evildoers, neither be thou envious against the workers of iniquity. 5:7. . & 42:3, 10 in the Heb. 22  For such as be blessed of him shall inherit the earth; and they that be cursed of him shall be cut off. Psalms King James Version (KJV) SEARCH THE BIBLE . 39  But the salvation of the righteous is of the Lord: he is their strength in the time of trouble. . i.e., how valuable beyond all treasures, and how precious to him who knows how to prize it! 19  They shall not be ashamed in the evil time: and in the days of famine they shall be satisfied. 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. Jer. Ps 37:1-40. But the transgressors shall be destroyed together: the end of the wicked shall be cut off. 3  Trust in the Lord, and do good; so shalt thou dwell in the land, and verily [1] thou shalt be fed. 4 Delight thyself also in the Lord: and he shall give thee the desires of thine heart. . 15  Their sword shall enter into their own heart, and their bows shall be broken. 6 And he shall bring forth thy righteousness as the light, and thy judgment as the noonday. 32 The wicked watcheth the righteous, and seeketh to slay him. Read more 21  The wicked gborroweth, and payeth not again: But the righteous hsheweth mercy, and hgiveth. And the enemies of the Lord shall be as †the fat of lambs: They shall consume; finto smoke shall they consume away. Is it worth while to waste ourselves in fretting about the insect of an hour, an ephemera which in the same day is born and dies? He writes: Do not fret because of evildoers, nor be envious of the workers of iniquity. I have been young, and now am old; yet I have not seen the righteous forsaken, nor his descendants begging bread. . . 40:8. He is their strength in the time of trouble. . 16 A little that a righteous man hath is better than the riches of many wicked. . Sorry, an error was encountered while loading comparison. 2 For they shall soon be cut down like the grass, and wither as … Isai. 25:12. 2 For they shall soon be cut down like the grass, and wither as the green herb. 11, 22, 29 (Heb. . 2:9. . 38 But the transgressors shall be destroyed together: the end of the wicked shall be cut off. David proclaims the reward of the upright: He shall give you the desires of your heart. Fret not yourself because of evildoers, neither be you envious against the workers of iniquity. in truth, or, stableness. 13  The Lord shall laugh at him: for he seeth that his day is coming. It is alas! When one is poor, despised, and in deep trial, our old Adam naturally becomes envious of the rich and great; and when we are conscious that we have been more righteous than they, the devil is sure to be at hand with blasphemous reasonings. ver. Much needed is the command, "Fret not thyself because of evildoers." David persuades to patience and confidence in God, by the state of the godly and of the wicked. . 19  They shall not be ashamed in the evil time: And ein the days of famine they shall be satisfied. Be silent to the Lord. Footnotes. He shall bring forth your righteousness as the light, and your justice as the noonday. Chapter Parallel Compare. 137:7. Heb. 2 For they shall soon be cut down like the grass, and wither as the green herb. 38:15 marg. Neither be thou envious, esteeming them happy, and secretly wishing that thou wert in their condition. 37 Fret not thyself because of evildoers, neither be thou envious against the workers of iniquity. 12  The wicked plotteth [3] against the just, and gnasheth upon him with his teeth. David describes the character of the wicked: The wicked plots against the just, and gnashes at him with his teeth. 51:7. La. Jer. 27 Depart from evil, and do good; and dwell for evermore. 15 Their sword shall enter into their own heart, and their bows shall be broken. But tthe seed of the wicked shall be cut off. . 69:36. Outward prosperity is fading. The righteous need not be vexed by the prosperity of the wicked; for it is transient, and their destiny undesirable. 30:23?