Hello, John and
It is written,
"There is no
wisdom, no insight, no plan that can
succeed against the LORD." Proverbs 21:30
Psalm] of David.]] Fret not thyself
because of evildoers, neither be thou envious against the workers of
"For they shall soon be cut down like the grass, and
wither as the green herb.
"Trust in the LORD, and do good; [so] shalt thou dwell in the
land, and verily thou shalt be fed.
"Delight thyself also in the LORD;
and he shall give thee the desires of thine heart.
"Commit thy way unto the LORD; trust also in him; and
he shall bring [it] to pass.
"And he shall bring forth thy righteousness as the light, and
thy judgment as the noonday.
"Rest in the LORD, and wait patiently for him: fret not
thyself because of him who prospereth in his way, because of the man
who bringeth wicked devices to pass.
"Cease from anger, and forsake wrath: fret not thyself in any
wise to do evil.
"For evildoers shall be cut off: but those that wait upon the
LORD, they shall inherit the earth.
"For yet a little while, and the wicked [shall] not [be]:
yea, thou shalt diligently consider his place, and it [shall] not [be].
"But the meek shall inherit
the earth; and shall delight themselves in the
abundance of peace.
"The wicked plotteth against the just, and gnasheth upon him
with his teeth.
"The Lord shall laugh at him: for he seeth that his day is
"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
"Their sword shall enter into their own heart, and their bows
shall be broken.
"A little that a righteous
man hath [is] better than the riches of many wicked.
"For the arms of the wicked shall be broken: but the LORD
upholdeth the righteous.
"The LORD knoweth the days of the upright: and their
inheritance shall be for ever.
"They shall not be ashamed in the evil time: and in the days
of famine they shall be satisfied." Psalm 37