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Blue Letter Bible offers several daily devotional readings in order to help you refocus on Christ and the Gospel of His peace and righteousness.

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Recognizing the value of consistent reflection upon the Word of God in order to refocus one's mind and heart upon Christ and His Gospel of peace, we provide several reading plans designed to cover the entire Bible in a year.

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Psalm 37 :: King James Version (KJV)

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Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 37:1 - [[A Psalm of David.]] H1732 Fret H2734 not thyself because of evildoers, H7489 neither be thou envious H7065 against the workers H6213 of iniquity. H5766

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 37:2 - For they shall soon H4120 be cut down H5243 like the grass, H2682 and wither H5034 as the green H3418 herb. H1877

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 37:3 - Trust H982 in the LORD, H3068 and do H6213 good; H2896 so shalt thou dwell H7931 in the land, H776 and verily H530 thou shalt be fed. H7462

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 37:4 - Delight H6026 thyself also in the LORD; H3068 and he shall give H5414 thee the desires H4862 of thine heart. H3820

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 37:5 - Commit H1556 thy way H1870 unto the LORD; H3068 trust H982 also in him; and he shall bring it to pass. H6213

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 37:6 - And he shall bring forth H3318 thy righteousness H6664 as the light, H216 and thy judgment H4941 as the noonday. H6672

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 37:7 - Rest H1826 in the LORD, H3068 and wait patiently H2342 for him: fret H2734 not thyself because of him who prospereth H6743 in his way, H1870 because of the man H376 who bringeth H6213  wicked devices H4209 to pass. H6213

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 37:8 - Cease H7503 from anger, H639 and forsake H5800 wrath: H2534 fret H2734 not thyself in any wise H389 to do evil. H7489

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 37:9 - For evildoers H7489 shall be cut off: H3772 but those that wait H6960 upon the LORD, H3068 they shall inherit H3423 the earth. H776

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 37:10 - For yet a little while, H4592 and the wicked H7563 shall not be: yea, thou shalt diligently consider H995 his place, H4725 and it shall not be.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 37:11 - But the meek H6035 shall inherit H3423 the earth; H776 and shall delight H6026 themselves in the abundance H7230 of peace. H7965

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 37:12 - The wicked H7563 plotteth H2161 against the just, H6662 and gnasheth H2786 upon him with his teeth. H8127

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 37:13 - The Lord H136 shall laugh H7832 at him: for he seeth H7200 that his day H3117 is coming. H935

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 37:14 - The wicked H7563 have drawn out H6605 the sword, H2719 and have bent H1869 their bow, H7198 to cast down H5307 the poor H6041 and needy, H34 and to slay H2873 such as be of upright H3477 conversation. H1870

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 37:15 - Their sword H2719 shall enter H935 into their own heart, H3820 and their bows H7198 shall be broken. H7665

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 37:16 - A little H4592 that a righteous man H6662 hath is better H2896 than the riches H1995 of many H7227 wicked. H7563

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 37:17 - For the arms H2220 of the wicked H7563 shall be broken: H7665 but the LORD H3068 upholdeth H5564 the righteous. H6662

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 37:18 - The LORD H3068 knoweth H3045 the days H3117 of the upright: H8549 and their inheritance H5159 shall be for ever. H5769

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 37:19 - They shall not be ashamed H954 in the evil H7451 time: H6256 and in the days H3117 of famine H7459 they shall be satisfied. H7646

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 37:20 - But the wicked H7563 shall perish, H6 and the enemies H341 of the LORD H3068 shall be as the fat H3368 of lambs: H3733 they shall consume; H3615 into smoke H6227 shall they consume away. H3615

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 37:21 - The wicked H7563 borroweth, H3867 and payeth not again: H7999 but the righteous H6662 sheweth mercy, H2603 and giveth. H5414

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 37:22 - For such as be blessed H1288 of him shall inherit H3423 the earth; H776 and they that be cursed H7043 of him shall be cut off. H3772

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 37:23 - The steps H4703 of a good man H1397 are ordered H3559 by the LORD: H3068 and he delighteth H2654 in his way. H1870

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 37:24 - Though he fall, H5307 he shall not be utterly cast down: H2904 for the LORD H3068 upholdeth H5564 him with his hand. H3027

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 37:25 - I have been young, H5288 and now am old; H2204 yet have I not seen H7200 the righteous H6662 forsaken, H5800 nor his seed H2233 begging H1245 bread. H3899

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 37:26 - He is ever H3117 merciful, H2603 and lendeth; H3867 and his seed H2233 is blessed. H1293

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 37:27 - Depart H5493 from evil, H7451 and do H6213 good; H2896 and dwell H7931 for evermore. H5769

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 37:28 - For the LORD H3068 loveth H157 judgment, H4941 and forsaketh H5800 not his saints; H2623 they are preserved H8104 for ever: H5769 but the seed H2233 of the wicked H7563 shall be cut off. H3772

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 37:29 - The righteous H6662 shall inherit H3423 the land, H776 and dwell H7931 therein for ever. H5703

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 37:30 - The mouth H6310 of the righteous H6662 speaketh H1897 wisdom, H2451 and his tongue H3956 talketh H1696 of judgment. H4941

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 37:31 - The law H8451 of his God H430 is in his heart; H3820 none of his steps H838 shall slide. H4571

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 37:32 - The wicked H7563 watcheth H6822 the righteous, H6662 and seeketh H1245 to slay H4191 him.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 37:33 - The LORD H3068 will not leave H5800 him in his hand, H3027 nor condemn H7561 him when he is judged. H8199

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 37:34 - Wait H6960 on the LORD, H3068 and keep H8104 his way, H1870 and he shall exalt H7311 thee to inherit H3423 the land: H776 when the wicked H7563 are cut off, H3772 thou shalt see H7200 it.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 37:35 - I have seen H7200 the wicked H7563 in great power, H6184 and spreading H6168 himself like a green H7488 bay tree. H249

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 37:36 - Yet he passed away, H5674 and, lo, he was not: yea, I sought H1245 him, but he could not be found. H4672

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 37:37 - Mark H8104 the perfect H8535 man, and behold H7200 the upright: H3477 for the end H319 of that man H376 is peace. H7965

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 37:38 - But the transgressors H6586 shall be destroyed H8045 together: H3162 the end H319 of the wicked H7563 shall be cut off. H3772

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 37:39 - But the salvation H8668 of the righteous H6662 is of the LORD: H3068 he is their strength H4581 in the time H6256 of trouble. H6869

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 37:40 - And the LORD H3068 shall help H5826 them, and deliver H6403 them: he shall deliver H6403 them from the wicked, H7563 and save H3467 them, because they trust H2620 in him.

The Authorized Version or King James Version (KJV), 1611, 1769.
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