An evil person suffers much pain, 1 but the Lord’s faithfulness overwhelms the one who trusts in him. 2
Many are the woes of the wicked, but the LORD’s unfailing love surrounds the man who trusts in him.
Many are the sorrows of the wicked, But he who trusts in the LORD, lovingkindness shall surround him.
Many sorrows come to the wicked, but unfailing love surrounds those who trust the LORD.
God-defiers are always in trouble; GOD-affirmers find themselves loved every time they turn around.
The sinner will be full of trouble; but mercy will be round the man who has faith in the Lord.
Many are the torments of the wicked, but steadfast love surrounds those who trust in the LORD.
Many sorrows shall be to the wicked; But he who trusts in the LORD, mercy shall surround him.
[shall be] to the wicked
but he that trusteth
in the LORD
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1 tn Heb “many [are the] pains of evil [one].” The singular form is representative here; the typical evildoer, representative of the larger group of wicked people, is in view.
2 tn Heb “but the one who trusts in the