The Lord looks down from heaven on the human race to see if there is one who is wise, one who seeks God. All have turned away; all alike have become corrupt. There is no one who does good, not even one. Will evildoers never understand? They consume my people as they consume bread; they do not call on the Lord.
Do not drag me away with the wicked, with the evildoers, who speak in friendly ways with their neighbors, while malice is in their hearts. Repay them according to what they have done- according to the evil of their deeds. Repay them according to the work of their hands; give them back what they deserve. Because they do not consider what the Lord has done or the work of His hands, He will tear them down and not rebuild them.
For indeed, Lord, Your enemies—
indeed, Your enemies will perish;
all evildoers will be scattered.
Lord, how long will the wicked- how long will the wicked gloat? They pour out arrogant words; all the evildoers boast. Lord, they crush Your people; they afflict Your heritage. read more.
They kill the widow and the foreigner and murder the fatherless. They say, "The Lord doesn't see it. The God of Jacob doesn't pay attention."
The way of the Lord is a stronghold for the honorable,
but destruction awaits the malicious.
Justice executed is a joy to the righteous
but a terror to those who practice iniquity.