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Psalm 1BOOK I
1 Blessed is the man who doesn�t walk in the counsel of the wicked,
nor stand on the path of sinners,
nor sit in the seat of scoffers;
2 but his delight is in Yehowah�s*�Yehowah� is Elohim�s proper Name, sometimes rendered �Yehowah� (all caps) in other translations. law.
On his law he meditates day and night.
3 He will be like a tree planted by the streams of water,
that produces its fruit in its season,
whose leaf also does not wither.
Whatever he does shall prosper.
4 The wicked are not so,
but are like the chaff which the wind drives away.
5 Therefore the wicked shall not stand in the judgment,
nor sinners in the congregation of the righteous.
6 For Yehowah knows the way of the righteous,
but the way of the wicked shall perish.
*1:2: �Yehowah� is Elohim�s proper Name, sometimes rendered �Yehowah� (all caps) in other translations.