The Lord will protect him and keep him alive, And he shall be called blessed upon the earth; And do not give him over to the desire of his enemies.
Do not deliver me over to the desire of my adversaries, For false witnesses have risen against me, And such as breathe out violence.
To deliver their soul from death And to keep them alive in famine.
For those blessed by Him will inherit the land, But those cursed by Him will be cut off.
The wicked spies upon the righteous And seeks to kill him.
For it is He who delivers you from the snare of the trapper And from the deadly pestilence.
A Song of Ascents. How blessed is everyone who fears the Lord, Who walks in His ways.
“Do not grant, O Lord, the desires of the wicked; Do not promote his evil device, that they not be exalted. Selah.
Thus you are to say to him, ‘Thus says the Lord, “Behold, what I have built I am about to tear down, and what I have planted I am about to uproot, that is, the whole land.”
for bodily discipline is only of little profit, but godliness is profitable for all things, since it holds promise for the present life and also for the life to come.