Attention!
Partner with StudyLight.org as God uses us to make a difference for those displaced by Russia's war on Ukraine.
Click to donate today!

Study Desk

General Bible Search

Passage Lookup: Psalms 12,13,14

general search
        
Copy to Clipboard Copy All Verses
New International Version
Options Options
Psalms 12:1
Read Chapter | Listen to Audio | View Context | Multi-Translations | Study Tools ]

For the director of music. According to sheminith.[b] A psalm of David.

Help, Lord , for no one is faithful anymore;(a) those who are loyal have vanished from the human race.
Footnotes:  
Psalms 12:2
Read Chapter | Listen to Audio | View Context | Multi-Translations | Study Tools ]
Everyone lies(b) to their neighbor; they flatter with their lips but harbor deception in their hearts.(c)
Footnotes:  
Psalms 12:3
Read Chapter | Listen to Audio | View Context | Multi-Translations | Study Tools ]
May the Lord silence all flattering lips(d) and every boastful tongue—(e)
Footnotes:  
Psalms 12:4
Read Chapter | Listen to Audio | View Context | Multi-Translations | Study Tools ]
those who say, "By our tongues we will prevail;(f) our own lips will defend us—who is lord over us?"
Footnotes:  
Psalms 12:5
Read Chapter | Listen to Audio | View Context | Multi-Translations | Study Tools ]
"Because the poor are plundered(g) and the needy groan,(h) I will now arise,(i)" says the Lord . "I will protect them(j) from those who malign them."
Footnotes:  
Psalms 12:6
Read Chapter | Listen to Audio | View Context | Multi-Translations | Study Tools ]
And the words of the Lord are flawless,(k) like silver purified(l) in a crucible,(m) like gold[c] refined seven times.
Footnotes:  
Psalms 12:7
Read Chapter | Listen to Audio | View Context | Multi-Translations | Study Tools ]
You, Lord , will keep the needy safe(n) and will protect us forever from the wicked,(o)
Footnotes:  
Psalms 12:8
Read Chapter | Listen to Audio | View Context | Multi-Translations | Study Tools ]
who freely strut(p) about when what is vile is honored by the human race.
Footnotes:  
Psalms 13:1
Read Chapter | Listen to Audio | View Context | Multi-Translations | Study Tools ]

For the director of music. A psalm of David.

How long,(a) Lord ? Will you forget me(b) forever? How long will you hide your face(c) from me?
Footnotes:  
Psalms 13:2
Read Chapter | Listen to Audio | View Context | Multi-Translations | Study Tools ]
How long must I wrestle with my thoughts(d) and day after day have sorrow in my heart? How long will my enemy triumph over me?(e)
Footnotes:  
Psalms 13:3
Read Chapter | Listen to Audio | View Context | Multi-Translations | Study Tools ]
Look on me(f) and answer,(g) Lord my God. Give light to my eyes,(h) or I will sleep in death,(i)
Footnotes:  
Psalms 13:4
Read Chapter | Listen to Audio | View Context | Multi-Translations | Study Tools ]
and my enemy will say, "I have overcome him,(j)" and my foes will rejoice when I fall.(k)
Footnotes:  
Psalms 13:5
Read Chapter | Listen to Audio | View Context | Multi-Translations | Study Tools ]
But I trust in your unfailing love;(l) my heart rejoices in your salvation.(m)
Footnotes:  
Psalms 13:6
Read Chapter | Listen to Audio | View Context | Multi-Translations | Study Tools ]
I will sing(n) the Lord 's praise, for he has been good to me.
Footnotes:  
Psalms 14:1
Read Chapter | Listen to Audio | View Context | Multi-Translations | Study Tools ]

For the director of music. Of David.

The fool[a] says in his heart, "There is no God."(b) They are corrupt, their deeds are vile; there is no one who does good.
Footnotes:  
Psalms 14:2
Read Chapter | Listen to Audio | View Context | Multi-Translations | Study Tools ]
The Lord looks down from heaven(c) on all mankind to see if there are any who understand,(d) any who seek God.(e)
Footnotes:  
Psalms 14:3
Read Chapter | Listen to Audio | View Context | Multi-Translations | Study Tools ]
All have turned away,(f) all have become corrupt;(g) there is no one who does good,(h) not even one.(i)
Footnotes:  
Psalms 14:4
Read Chapter | Listen to Audio | View Context | Multi-Translations | Study Tools ]
Do all these evildoers know nothing?(j) They devour my people(k) as though eating bread; they never call on the Lord .(l)
Footnotes:  
Psalms 14:5
Read Chapter | Listen to Audio | View Context | Multi-Translations | Study Tools ]
But there they are, overwhelmed with dread, for God is present in the company of the righteous.
Psalms 14:6
Read Chapter | Listen to Audio | View Context | Multi-Translations | Study Tools ]
You evildoers frustrate the plans of the poor, but the Lord is their refuge.(m)
Footnotes:  
Psalms 14:7
Read Chapter | Listen to Audio | View Context | Multi-Translations | Study Tools ]
Oh, that salvation for Israel would come out of Zion!(n) When the Lord restores(o) his people, let Jacob rejoice and Israel be glad!
Footnotes:  
New International Version
Holy Bible, New International Version®, NIV® Copyright © 1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica, Inc.® Used by permission. All rights reserved worldwide.