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    Psalm 49

    1 Hear this, all ye peoples; Give ear, all ye inhabitants of the world,ASV — Psalm 49:1

    2 Both low and high, Rich and poor together.ASV — Psalm 49:2

    3 My mouth shall speak wisdom; And the meditation of my heart shall be of understanding.ASV — Psalm 49:3

    4 I will incline mine ear to a parable: I will open my dark saying upon the harp.ASV — Psalm 49:4

    5 Wherefore should I fear in the days of evil, When iniquity at my heels compasseth me about?ASV — Psalm 49:5

    6 They that trust in their wealth, And boast themselves in the multitude of their riches;ASV — Psalm 49:6

    7 None [of them] can by any means redeem his brother, Nor give to God a ransom for him;ASV — Psalm 49:7

    8 (For the redemption of their life is costly, And it faileth for ever;)ASV — Psalm 49:8

    9 That he should still live alway, That he should not see corruption.ASV — Psalm 49:9

    10 For he shall see it. Wise men die; The fool and the brutish alike perish, And leave their wealth to others.ASV — Psalm 49:10

    11 Their inward thought is, [that] their houses [shall continue] for ever, [And] their dwelling-places to all generations; They call their lands after their own names.ASV — Psalm 49:11

    12 But man [being] in honor abideth not: He is like the beasts that perish.ASV — Psalm 49:12

    13 This their way is their folly: Yet after them men approve their sayings. SelahASV — Psalm 49:13

    14 They are appointed as a flock for Sheol; Death shall be their shepherd; And the upright shall have dominion over them in the morning; And their beauty shall be for Sheol to consume, That there be no habitation for it.ASV — Psalm 49:14

    15 But God will redeem my soul from the power of Sheol; For he will receive me. SelahASV — Psalm 49:15

    16 Be not thou afraid when one is made rich, When the glory of his house is increased.ASV — Psalm 49:16

    17 For when he dieth he shall carry nothing away; His glory shall not descend after him.ASV — Psalm 49:17

    18 Though while he lived he blessed his soul (And men praise thee, when thou doest well to thyself,)ASV — Psalm 49:18

    19 He shall go to the generation of his fathers; They shall never see the light.ASV — Psalm 49:19

    20 Man that is in honor, and understandeth not, Is like the beasts that perish. Psalm 50 A Psalm of Asaph.ASV — Psalm 49:20

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