God, a Helper against the Treacherous.
For the choir director; upon an eight-stringed lyre. A Psalm of David.
1Help, LORD, for the godly man ceases to be,
2They speak falsehood to one another;
3May the LORD cut off all flattering lips,
5“Because of the devastation of the afflicted, because of the groaning of the needy,
6The words of the LORD are pure words;
7Thou, O LORD, wilt keep them;
8The wicked strut about on every side,