12:1 Help, LORD; for the godly man ceaseth; for the faithful fail from among the children of men.


12:2 They speak vanity every one with his neighbour: with flattering lips and with a double heart do they speak.


12:3 The LORD shall cut off all flattering lips, and the tongue that speaketh proud things:


12:4 Who have said, With our tongue will we prevail; our lips are our own: who is lord over us?


12:5 For the oppression of the poor, for the sighing of the needy, now will I arise, saith the LORD; I will set him in safety from him that puffeth at him.


12:6 The words of the LORD are pure words: as silver tried in a furnace of earth, purified seven times.


12:7 Thou shalt keep them, O LORD, thou shalt preserve them from this generation for ever.


12:8 The wicked walk on every side, when the vilest men are exalted.



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