"You will be hidden from the scourge of the tongue, And you will not be afraid of violence when it comes.
I will not be afraid of ten thousands of people Who have set themselves against me round about.
Though a host encamp against me, My heart will not fear; Though war arise against me, In spite of this I shall be confident.
Therefore we will not fear, though the earth should change And though the mountains slip into the heart of the sea;
You will not be afraid of the terror by night, Or of the arrow that flies by day;
His heart is upheld, he will not fear, Until he looks with satisfaction on his adversaries.
The LORD is for me; I will not fear; What can man do to me?
When you lie down, you will not be afraid; When you lie down, your sleep will be sweet.
"You are not to say, `It is a conspiracy!' In regard to all that this people call a conspiracy, And you are not to fear what they fear or be in dread of it.
"Behold, God is my salvation, I will trust and not be afraid; For the LORD GOD is my strength and song, And He has become my salvation."
in no way alarmed by your opponents--which is a sign of destruction for them, but of salvation for you, and that too, from God.
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