11:1 In Yahweh, I take refuge. How can you say to my soul, “Flee as a bird to your mountain!”
11:2 For, behold, the wicked bend their bows. They set their arrows on the strings, that they may shoot in darkness at the upright in heart.
11:3 If the foundations are destroyed, what can the righteous do?
11:4 Yahweh is in his holy temple. Yahweh is on his throne in heaven. His eyes observe. His eyes examine the children of men.
11:5 Yahweh examines the righteous, but the wicked and him who loves violence his soul hates.
11:6 On the wicked he will rain blazing coals; fire, sulfur, and scorching wind shall be the portion of their cup.
11:7 For Yahweh is righteous. He loves righteousness. The upright shall see his face. Psalm 12 For the Chief Musician; upon an eight-stringed lyre. A Psalm of David.
12:1 Help, Yahweh; for the godly man ceases. For the faithful fail from among the children of men.
12:2 Everyone lies to his neighbor. They speak with flattering lips, and with a double heart.
12:3 May Yahweh cut off all flattering lips, and the tongue that boasts,
12:4 who have said, “With our tongue we will prevail. Our lips are our own. Who is lord over us?”
12:5 “Because of the oppression of the weak and because of the groaning of the needy, I will now arise,” says Yahweh; “I will set him in safety from those who malign him.”
12:6 The words of Yahweh are flawless words, as silver refined in a clay furnace, purified seven times.
12:7 You will keep them, Yahweh. You will preserve them from this generation forever.
12:8 The wicked walk on every side, when what is vile is exalted among the sons of men. Psalm 13 For the Chief Musician. A Psalm by David.
13:1 How long, Yahweh? Will you forget me forever? How long will you hide your face from me?
13:2 How long shall I take counsel in my soul, having sorrow in my heart every day? How long shall my enemy triumph over me?
13:3 Behold, and answer me, Yahweh, my God. Give light to my eyes, lest I sleep in death;
13:4 Lest my enemy say, “I have prevailed against him;” Lest my adversaries rejoice when I fall.
13:5 But I trust in your loving kindness. My heart rejoices in your salvation.
13:6 I will sing to Yahweh, because he has been good to me. Psalm 14 For the Chief Musician. By David.
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