To declare that the Lord is upright;
He is my rock, and there is no unrighteousness in Him.
The Lord is my rock and my fortress and my deliverer,
My God, my rock, in whom I take refuge;
My shield and the horn of my salvation, my stronghold.
“The Rock! His work is perfect,
For all His ways are just;
A God of faithfulness and without injustice,
Righteous and upright is He.
“Therefore, listen to me, you men of understanding.
Far be it from God to do wickedness,
And from the Almighty to do wrong.
What shall we say then? There is no injustice with God, is there? May it never be!
He only is my rock and my salvation,
My stronghold; I shall not be shaken.
The Lord is righteous in all His ways
And kind in all His deeds.
The Lord is righteous within her;
He will do no injustice.
Every morning He brings His justice to light;
He does not fail.
But the unjust knows no shame.
My sheep hear My voice, and I know them, and they follow Me;
“I am the true vine, and My Father is the vinedresser.
who will also confirm you to the end, blameless in the day of our Lord Jesus Christ.
Now may the God of peace Himself sanctify you entirely; and may your spirit and soul and body be preserved complete, without blame at the coming of our Lord Jesus Christ.
For after all it is only just for God to repay with affliction those who afflict you,
in the hope of eternal life, which God, who cannot lie, promised long ages ago,
to obtain an inheritance which is imperishable and undefiled and will not fade away, reserved in heaven for you,