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Psalm 52:2-4 New King James Version (NKJV)

Your tongue devises destruction,
Like a sharp razor, working deceitfully.
You love evil more than good,
Lying rather than speaking righteousness. Selah
You love all devouring words,
You deceitful tongue.

New King James Version (NKJV)

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Psalm 52:2-4 New International Version (NIV)

You who practice deceit,
    your tongue plots destruction;
    it is like a sharpened razor.
You love evil rather than good,
    falsehood rather than speaking the truth.[a]
You love every harmful word,
    you deceitful tongue!

Footnotes:

  1. Psalm 52:3 The Hebrew has Selah (a word of uncertain meaning) here and at the end of verse 5.
New International Version (NIV)

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