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Chapter
Psalms 12

Book of Psalms - Chapter 12

Psalms 12:1

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.

Psalms 12:2

They speak vanity every one with his neighbour: [with] flattering lips [and] with a double heart do they speak.

Psalms 12:3

The LORD shall cut off all flattering lips, [and] the tongue that speaketh proud things:

Psalms 12:4

Who have said, With our tongue will we prevail; our lips [are] our own: who [is] lord over us?

Psalms 12:5

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 him.

Psalms 12:6

The words of the LORD [are] pure words: [as] silver tried in a furnace of earth, purified seven times.

Psalms 12:7

Thou shalt keep them, O LORD, thou shalt preserve them from this generation for ever.

Psalms 12:8

The wicked walk on every side, when the vilest men are exalted.