FRet not thy self because af evill doers, neither be thou envious against the workers of iniquity.
FRet not thy self, because of those that evill doe wickedly,
Nor be envious against them that work iniquity.
2 For they shall soon be cut down like the grasse, and wither as the green herb.
2 For even like unto the grasse, soon be cut down shall they:
And like unto the herb that's green, they wither shall away.
3 Trust in the Lord, and do good, so shalt thou dwell in the land, and verily thou shalt be fed.
3 Do thou thy trust put in the Lord, and do that which is good;
And so shalt thou dwell in the land, and verily have food.
4 Delight thy self also in the Lord, and he shall give thee the desires of thine heart.
5 Commit thy way unto the Lord: trust also in him, and he shall bring it to passe.
4 Delight thy self in God, hee'le give thy hearts desire to thee.
5 Thy way to God commit, him trust, it bring to passe shall he.
6 And he shall bring forth thy righteousnesse as the light, and thy judgement as the noon day.
6 And as the light thy righteousnesse he shall bring forth alway,
And als the judgement that is thine like unto the noonday.
7 Rest in the Lord, and wait patiently him: fret not thy self because of him who prospe eth in his way, because of the man who bringe wicked devices to passe.
7 In God rest, patient for him wait, at mans way prospering
Fret not, nor at him who to passe devices ill doth bring.
8 Cease from anger, and forsake wrath: fret not thy self in any wise to doe evill
8 Do thou from anger cease, and wrath do thou forsake also,
Fret not thy self in any wise that evill thou shouldst do.
9 For evill doers shall be cut off: but those that wait upon the Lord, they shall inheri the earth.
9 For those that evill doers be shall be cut off in all;
But those that wait upon the Lord the earth inherit shall.
10 For yet a little while and the wicked shall not be: yea, thou shalt diligently consider his place, and it shall not be.
10 For yet a little while, and then the wicked shall not be:
Thou diligently consider shalt his place; none shall it see.
11 But the meek shall inherit the earth, and shall delight themselves in the abundance of peace.
11 But who are meek they shall the earth inherit heer by right,
And in the abundance of peace themselves they shall delight.
12 The wicked plotteth against the just, and gnasheth upon him with his teeth.
13 The Lord shall laugh at him: for he seeth that his day is coming.
12 The wicked plots against the just, on him doth gnash his teeth:
13 The Lord shall laugh at him; for that his day he coming seeth.
14 The wicked have drawn out the sword and have bent their bow, to cast down the poor and needy, and to slay such as
be of upright conversation.
14 The wicked have drawn out the sword and bent their bow have they
The poor and needy to cast down, and upright men to slay.
15 Their sword shall enter into their own heart, and their bows shall be broken.
16 A little that a righteous man hath, is better then the riches of many wicked.
15 Their sword shall enter their own heart, broke shall their bows be then;
16 A just mans little is more then wealth of many wicked men.
17 For the arms of the wicked shall be broken: but the Lord upholdeth the righteous.
17 For of the wicked men the arms they shall be broken small:
But he that is the mighty Lord upholds the righteous all.
18 The Lord knoweth the dayes of the upright: and their inheritance shall be for ever.
18 The dayes of those that are upright the Lord himself doth see;
And the inheritance that's theirs it shall for ever be.
19 They shall not be ashamed in the evill time: and in the dayes of famine they shall be satisfied.
19 They shall not be asham'd when they the evill time do see;
And in the dayes of famine they shall satisfied be.
20 But the wicked shall perish, and the enemies of the Lord shall be as the fat of lambs: they shall consume: into smoak
shall they consume away.
20 But wicked men, and foes of God as lambs fat perish they;
They shall consume, and into smoak they shall consume away.
21 The wicked borroweth, and payeth not again: but the righteous sheweth mercy, and giveth.
21 The wicked man he borroweth, and not again doth pay:
But he that's righteous mercy shows, and giveth every way.
22 For such as be blessed of him, shall inherit the earth: and they that be cursed of him, shall be cut off.
22 For such as of him blessed be the earth inherit shall;
And they that cursed be of him, shall be cut off in all.
23 The steps of a good man are ordered by the Lord: and he delighteth in his way.
23 The steps of every man that's good are ordered aright
Ev'n by the Lord himself, and he doth in his way delight.
24 Though he fall, he shall not be utterly cast down: for the Lord upholdeth him with his hand.
24 Although he fall, yet shall he not be utterly down cast,
For that the Lord him with his hand upholdeth ever fast.
25 I have been young, and now am old, yet have I not seen the righteous forsaken, nor his seed begging bread.
25 I have been young, and now am old, yet have I not indeed
The righteous forsaken seen, nor his seed begging bread.
26 He is ever mercifull, and lendeth: and his seed is blessed.
27 Depart from evill, and do good, and dwell for evermore.
26 Hee's ever mercifull and lends, his seed is blest therefore:
27 Depart from evill, and do good, and dwell for evermore.
28 For the Lord loveth judgement, and forsaketh not his saints, they are preserved for ever: but the seed of the wicked
shall be cut off.
28 For God loves judgement, and his saints no way forsaketh he,
Preserv'd still are they, but cut off the wickeds seed shall be.
29 The righteous shall inherit the land, and dwell therein for ever
30 The mouth of the righteous speaketh wisdome, and his tongue talketh of judgement.
29 The just inherit shall the land and ever therein dwell:
30 The righteous mans mouth wisedome speaks, his tongue doth judgement tell;
31 The law of his God is in his heart: non his steps shall slide.
32 The wicked watcheth the righteous, and seeketh to stay him.
31 Within his heart is his Gods law, his steps slide not away,
32 The wicked doth the righteous watch, and seeketh him to slay.
33 The Lord will not leave him in his hand, nor condemn him when he is judged.
33 The Lord God will not in his hand thus leave him that i his:
Nor yet for wicked him condemne when as he judged is.
34 Wait on the Lord and keep his way, and he shall exalt thee to inherit the land? when the wicked off, thou sha see it.
34 Wait on the Lord and keep his way, and he shall thee exalt,
The land t'inherit; cut off the wicked see thou shal
35 I have seen the wicked in great power: and spreading himself like a green baytree.
36 Yet he passed away, and o, he was not: yea, I sought him, but he could not be found.
35 I saw the wicked great in power and spread like green bay tree,
36 He past, o was not, him I sought, but found he could not be.
37 Mark the perfect man, and behold the upright: for the end of that man is peace.
37 Mark thou the man that is perfect, and upright in his place,
Do thou behold him, for the end of that man it is peace.
38 But the transgressours shall be destroyed together: the end of the wicked shall be cut off.
38 But those men that transgressours are shall be destroy'd together,
The end of those that wicked be shall be cut off for ever.
39 But the salvation of the righteous is of the Lord: he is their strength in the time of trouble.
39 But of the Lord salvation is of them that righteous be,
And when the time of trouble is, their only strength is he.
40 And the Lord shall help them and deliver them: he shall deliver them from the wicked, and save them, because they trust in him.
40 God shall help and deliver them, from men that are unjust
He shall deliver them, and save, because they in him trust.