To the chief Musician upon Sheminith, A Psalm of David.
Help, LORD; for the godly man ceaseth; for the faithful fail from among
the children of men.||
They speak vanity every one with his neighbour: with flattering lips and
with a double heart do they speak.||
|12:3 The LORD shall cut off all flattering lips, and the tongue that speaketh
(12:3) "The LORD shall cut off all flattering lips, and the tongue that speaketh
Who have said, With our tongue will we prevail; our lips are our own: who
is lord over us?||
For the oppression of the poor, for the sighing of the needy, now will I
arise, saith the LORD; I will set him in safety from him that puffeth at
The words of the LORD
are pure words: as silver tried in a furnace of earth, purified seven
(12:6) "The words of the LORD are pure words."|
Is every word of god pure?
Thou shalt keep them, O LORD, thou shalt preserve them from this
generation for ever.||
The wicked walk on every side, when the vilest men are exalted.