Wicked men 1 will be wiped out, 2 but those who rely on the Lord are the ones who will possess the land. 3
For evil men will be cut off, but those who hope in the LORD will inherit the land.
For evildoers will be cut off, But those who wait for the LORD, they will inherit the land.
For the wicked will be destroyed, but those who trust in the LORD will possess the land.
Before long the crooks will be bankrupt; GOD-investors will soon own the store.
For the evil-doers will be cut off: but those who have faith in the Lord will have the earth for their heritage.
For the wicked shall be cut off, but those who wait for the LORD shall inherit the land.
For evildoers shall be cut off; But those who wait on the LORD, They shall inherit the earth.
shall be cut off
but those that wait
upon the LORD
they shall inherit
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men will be wiped
out, but those who rely
on the Lord
the ones who will possess
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1 tn Heb “for evil men.” The conjunction כִּי (ki, “for”) relates to the exhortations in v. 8; there is no reason to be frustrated, for the evildoers will be punished in due time.
2 tn Or “cut off, removed.”
3 tn Heb “and those who wait on the