Psalm 12

London, England
January 24, 2018 5:55pm CST
Today I am reading Psalm 12. In this Psalm David talks about the disappearance of the godly man and his unfortunate replacement. The following is Psalm 12: Psalm 12 For the director of music. According to sheminith. A psalm of David. 1 Help, Lord, for no one is faithful anymore; those who are loyal have vanished from the human race. 2 Everyone lies to their neighbor; they flatter with their lips but harbor deception in their hearts. 3 May the Lord silence all flattering lips and every boastful tongue— 4 those who say, “By our tongues we will prevail; our own lips will defend us—who is lord over us?” 5 “Because the poor are plundered and the needy groan, I will now arise,” says the Lord. “I will protect them from those who malign them.” 6 And the words of the Lord are flawless, like silver purified in a crucible, like gold refined seven times. 7 You, Lord, will keep the needy safe and will protect us forever from the wicked, 8 who freely strut about when what is vile is honored by the human race.
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@franxav (5842)
25 Jan
I love to see a psalm on a mylot page. God bless you.
@rheicel (7296)
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25 Jan
Amen to that. Have a blessed day.
@Kandae11 (40358)
25 Jan
I have not read all of the psalms - so this one is not familar.