39The salvation of the righteous is from the LORD. 7 Stay quiet before Yahweh, wait longingly for him, do not get heated over someone who is making a fortune, succeeding by devious means. 4 Make Yahweh your joy and he will give you your heart's desires. 30 The mouth of the righteous utters wisdom,    and his tongue speaks justice.31 The law of his God is in his heart;    his steps do not slip. though I sought him, he could not be found. Be that your sure inheritance, of which the rich and the poor may both be sure. 18The LORD knows the days of the blameless; 19They will not be ashamed when times are bad; in days of famine they will be satisfied. that you may dwell in the land * and live secure. God will reverse things, rewarding the good and punishing the wicked here on earth. 10 A little while and the wicked will be no more, however well you search for the place, the wicked will not be there; 11 but the poor will have the land for their own, to enjoy untroubled peace. 39 The salvation of the righteous is from the Lord;    he is their refuge in the time of trouble.40 The Lord helps them and delivers them;    he delivers them from the wicked, and saves them,    because they take refuge in him. 15 his sword will pierce his own heart, and his bow will be shattered. Revised Standard Version Catholic Edition (RSVCE), Revised Standard Version Catholic Edition. 8 Refrain from anger, leave rage aside, do not get heated -- it can do no good; 9 for evil-doers will be annihilated, while those who hope in Yahweh shall have the land for their own. to slaughter those whose way is upright.j. 35 I have seen the wicked exultant, towering like a cedar of Lebanon. The righteous shall be preserved for ever,    but the children of the wicked shall be cut off.29 The righteous shall possess the land,    and dwell upon it for ever. The righteous shall be preserved for ever. 25 Now I am old, but ever since my youth I never saw an upright person abandoned, or the descendants of the upright forced to beg their bread. It's a little awkward to ask, but we need your help. and he will exalt you to possess the land; you will look on the destruction of the wicked. The Psalm answers that the situation is only temporary. 6 making your uprightness clear as daylight, and the justice of your cause as the noon. 38 But the wicked will all be destroyed together, and their children annihilated. They shall be consumed like fattened lambs; 21The wicked one borrows but does not repay; 22For those blessed by the Lord will inherit the earth. 16 Better is a little that the righteous has    than the abundance of many wicked.17 For the arms of the wicked shall be broken;    but the Lord upholds the righteous. Used by permission. The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops’ (USCCB’s) mission is to encounter the mercy of Christ and to accompany His people with joy. b. Beth. 7 Be still before the Lord, and wait patiently for him;    fret not yourself over him who prospers in his way,    over the man who carries out evil devices! 14 Though the wicked draw his sword and bend his bow to slaughter the honest and bring down the poor and the needy. Psalm 37:26 Or freely; / the names of their children will be used in blessings (see Gen. 48:20); or freely; / others will see that their children are blessed. 37 Mark the blameless, and behold the upright, for there is posterity for the peaceable. Psalm 37. so you will dwell in the land, and enjoy security. 23The valiant one whose steps are guided by the LORD, 25Neither in my youth, nor now in old age, 30The mouth of the righteous utters wisdom;q.