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Psalms 73

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    Psalms 73:1 Truly God is good to Israel, even to such as are of a clean heart.
    Psalms 73:2 But as for me, my feet were almost gone; my steps had well near slipped.
    Psalms 73:3 For I was envious at the foolish, when I saw the prosperity of the wicked.
    Psalms 73:4 For there are no bands in their death: but their strength is firm.
    Psalms 73:5 They are not in trouble as other men; neither are they plagued like other men.
    Psalms 73:6 Therefore pride compasses them about as a chain; violence covers them as a garment.
    Psalms 73:7 Their eyes stand out with fatness: they have more than heart could wish.
    Psalms 73:8 They are corrupt, and speak wickedly concerning oppression: they speak loftily.
    Psalms 73:9 They set their mouth against the heavens, and their tongue walks through the earth.
    Psalms 73:10 Therefore his people return here: and waters of a full cup are wrung out to them.
    Psalms 73:11 And they say, How does God know? and is there knowledge in the most High?
    Psalms 73:12 Behold, these are the ungodly, who prosper in the world; they increase in riches.
    Psalms 73:13 Truly I have cleansed my heart in vain, and washed my hands in innocence.
    Psalms 73:14 For all the day long have I been plagued, and chastened every morning.
    Psalms 73:15 If I say, I will speak thus; behold, I should offend against the generation of your children.
    Psalms 73:16 When I thought to know this, it was too painful for me;
    Psalms 73:17 Until I went into the sanctuary of God; then understood I their end.
    Psalms 73:18 Surely you did set them in slippery places: you cast them down into destruction.
    Psalms 73:19 How are they brought into desolation, as in a moment! they are utterly consumed with terrors.
    Psalms 73:20 As a dream when one wakes; so, O Lord, when you wake, you shall despise their image.
    Psalms 73:21 Thus my heart was grieved, and I was pricked in my reins.
    Psalms 73:22 So foolish was I, and ignorant: I was as a beast before you.
    Psalms 73:23 Nevertheless I am continually with you: you have held me by my right hand.
    Psalms 73:24 You shall guide me with your counsel, and afterward receive me to glory.
    Psalms 73:25 Whom have I in heaven but you? and there is none on earth that I desire beside you.
    Psalms 73:26 My flesh and my heart fails: but God is the strength of my heart, and my portion for ever.
    Psalms 73:27 For, see, they that are far from you shall perish: you have destroyed all them that go a whoring from you.
    Psalms 73:28 But it is good for me to draw near to God: I have put my trust in the Lord GOD, that I may declare all your works.