ƆFA A EDI KAN
1Nhyira ne onipa a
ontie amumɔyɛfo afotu
na onni nnebɔneyɛfo nhwɛso akyi
na ɔntena fɛwdifo tenabea.
2Na mmom, Awurade mmara sɔ nʼani,
na osusuw ho awia ne anadwo.
3Ɔte sɛ dua a wɔatɛw wɔ asuten ho,
na ɛsow nʼaba ne bere mu a
nʼahaban no nguan da.
Nea ɔyɛ biara yɛ yiye.
4Nanso nnebɔneyɛfo nte saa;
wɔte sɛ ntɛtɛ a
mframa bɔ gu.
5Enti amumɔyɛfo rentumi nnyina atemmu no ano,
na nnebɔneyɛfo nso rentena atreneefo asafo mu.
6Efisɛ Awurade kyerɛ ɔtreneeni kwan
nanso amumɔyɛfo kwan de, ɛbɛyera.
1Blessed is the man that walketh not in the counsel of the ungodly, nor standeth in the way of sinners, nor sitteth in the seat of the scornful.1.1 ungodly: or, wicked
2But his delight is in the law of the LORD; and in his law doth he meditate day and night.
3And he shall be like a tree planted by the rivers of water, that bringeth forth his fruit in his season; his leaf also shall not wither; and whatsoever he doeth shall prosper.1.3 wither: Heb. fade
4The ungodly are not so: but are like the chaff which the wind driveth away.
5Therefore the ungodly shall not stand in the judgment, nor sinners in the congregation of the righteous.
6For the LORD knoweth the way of the righteous: but the way of the ungodly shall perish.