He will have no fear of bad news; his heart is steadfast, trusting in the LORD.
He will not fear evil tidings; His heart is steadfast, trusting in the LORD.
They do not fear bad news; they confidently trust the LORD to care for them.
Unfazed by rumor and gossip, Heart ready, trusting in GOD,
He will have no fear of evil news; his heart is fixed, for his hope is in the Lord.
They are not afraid of evil tidings; their hearts are firm, secure in the LORD.
He will not be afraid of evil tidings; His heart is steadfast, trusting in the LORD.
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1 tn Heb “his heart,” viewed here as the seat of the volition and emotions (see Ps 108:1).
2 tn The passive participle בָּטֻחַ [בָּטוּחַ] (batuakh [batuakh]) expresses a state that results from the subject’s action. See Isa 26:3.