kjv@Psalms:73 - A Psalm of Asaph
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- What God has done
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- What the disciple is doing
- What the enemy is doing
kjv@Psalms:73:1 @ Truly God is good to Israel, even to such as are of a clean heart.
kjv@Psalms:73:2 @ But as for me, my feet were almost gone; my steps had well nigh slipped.
kjv@Psalms:73:3 @For I was envious at the foolish, when I saw the prosperity of the wicked.
kjv@Psalms:73:4 @ For there are no bands in their death: but their strength is firm.
kjv@Psalms:73:5 @ They are not in trouble as other men; neither are they plagued like other men.
kjv@Psalms:73:6 @ Therefore pride compasseth them about as a chain; violence covereth them as a garment.
kjv@Psalms:73:7 @ Their eyes stand out with fatness: they have more than heart could wish.
kjv@Psalms:73:8 @ They are corrupt, and speak wickedly concerning oppression: they speak loftily.
kjv@Psalms:73:9 @ They set their mouth against the heavens, and their tongue walketh through the earth.
kjv@Psalms:73:10 @ Therefore his people return hither: and waters of a full cup are wrung out to them.
kjv@Psalms:73:11 @ And they say, How doth God know? and is there knowledge in the most High?
kjv@Psalms:73:12 @ Behold, these are the ungodly, who prosper in the world; they increase in riches.
kjv@Psalms:73:13 @ Verily I have cleansed my heart in vain, and washed my hands in innocency.
kjv@Psalms:73:14 @ For all the day long have I been plagued, and chastened every morning.
kjv@Psalms:73:15 @ If I say, I will speak thus; behold, I should offend against the generation of thy children.
kjv@Psalms:73:16 @ When I thought to know this, it was too painful for me;
kjv@Psalms:73:17 @ Until I went into the sanctuary of God; then understood I their end.
kjv@Psalms:73:18 @ Surely thou didst set them in slippery places: thou castedst them down into destruction.
kjv@Psalms:73:19 @ How are they brought into desolation, as in a moment! they are utterly consumed with terrors.
kjv@Psalms:73:20 @ As a dream when one awaketh; so, O Lord, when thou awakest, thou shalt despise their image.
kjv@Psalms:73:21 @ Thus my heart was grieved, and I was pricked in my reins.
kjv@Psalms:73:22 @ So foolish was I, and ignorant: I was as a beast before thee.
kjv@Psalms:73:23 @ Nevertheless I am continually with thee: thou hast holden me by my right hand.
kjv@Psalms:73:24 @ Thou shalt guide me with thy counsel, and afterward receive me to glory.
kjv@Psalms:73:25 @ Whom have I in heaven but thee? and there is none upon earth that I desire beside thee.
kjv@Psalms:73:26 @ My flesh and my heart faileth: but God is the strength of my heart, and my portion for ever.
kjv@Psalms:73:27 @ For, lo, they that are far from thee shall perish: thou hast destroyed all them that go a whoring from thee.
kjv@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 thy works.