they are all morally corrupt. 6
None of them does what is right, 7
not even one!
those who devour my people as if they were eating bread,
and do not call out to God.
1 sn The picture of the
2 tn Heb “upon the sons of man.”
3 tn Or “acts wisely.” The Hiphil is exhibitive.
4 tn That is, who seeks to have a relationship with God by obeying and worshiping him.
6 tn Heb “together they are corrupt.”
7 tn Heb “there is none that does good.”
9 tn Heb “Do they not understand?” The rhetorical question expresses the psalmist’s amazement at their apparent lack of understanding. This may refer to their lack of moral understanding, but it more likely refers to their failure to anticipate God’s defense of his people (see vv. 5-6).