For the director of music. A maskil of David. When Doeg the Edomite came to Saul and said to him, “David is in Ahimelech’s house.”
52 Mighty warrior, why do you brag about the evil you do? God’s love will continue forever. 2 You think up evil plans. Your tongue is like a sharp razor, making up lies. 3 You love wrong more than right and lies more than truth. Selah 4 You love words that bite and tongues that lie.
5 But God will ruin you forever. He will grab you and throw you out of your tent. He will tear you away from the land of the living. Selah 6 Those who do right will see this and fear God. They will laugh at you and say, 7 “Look what happened to the man who did not depend on God. Instead, he depended on his money. He grew strong by his evil plans.”
8 But I am like an olive tree growing in God’s Temple. I trust God’s love forever and ever. 9 God, I will thank you forever for what you have done. With those who worship you, I will trust you because you are good.
You'll get this book and many others when you join Bible Gateway Plus. Learn more
You must be logged in to view your newly purchased content. Please log in below or if you don't have an account, creating one is easy and only takes a few moments. After you log in your content will be available in your library.
Step 1 - Create an account or log in to start your free trial.
Starting your free trial of Bible Gateway Plus is easy. You’re already logged in with your Bible Gateway account. The next step is to enter your payment information. Your credit card won’t be charged until the trial period is over. You can cancel anytime during the trial period.
Click the button below to continue.
Step 1 - Create an account or log in to start your subscription.
You’ve already claimed your free trial of Bible Gateway Plus. To subscribe at our regular subscription rate of $3.99/month, click the button below.
Try Bible Gateway Plus, a brand-new service that lets you experience Bible Gateway free of banner ads! It also gives you instant access to over 40 Bible study and inspirational devotional books, including the NIV Study Bible. With Bible Gateway Plus, you can experience and understand God's Word in life-changing new ways, without the distraction of ads. Try it free for 30 days—you can cancel at any time. Following your 30-day free trial, Bible Gateway Plus is only $3.99/month.