12 But (A)man in his splendor will not endure;
He is like the animals that [a]perish.

13 This is the (B)way of those who are foolish,
And of those after them who (C)approve their words. Selah
14 Like sheep they sink down (D)to [b]Sheol;
Death will be their shepherd;
And the (E)upright will rule over them in the morning,
And their form shall be for [c]Sheol (F)to consume
[d]So that they have no lofty home.
15 But God will (G)redeem my soul from the [e]power of [f]Sheol,
For (H)He will receive me. Selah

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Footnotes

  1. Psalm 49:12 Lit are destroyed
  2. Psalm 49:14 I.e., the netherworld
  3. Psalm 49:14 I.e., the netherworld
  4. Psalm 49:14 Lit Away from his habitation
  5. Psalm 49:15 Lit hand
  6. Psalm 49:15 I.e., the netherworld

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