Psalms 53:1 Only foolish people think there is no God. They sin and do evil things; none of them does what is good
Psalms 53:2 God looks down from heaven to see if there is anyone who is wise, anyone who looks to God and asks what God wants them to do.
Psalms 53:3 But they have all turned away from God, Everyone has become evil. No one does anything good. No, not one person!
Psalms 53:4 Those who are evil, do they not understand what they are doing? They are treating my people like bread to be eaten. They never ask for God’s help.
Psalms 53:5 They will be filled with lots of fear like you have never feared before, because God will destroy the enemies of his people. They will suffer and become ashamed because God has left them alone.
Psalms 53:6 I pray that someone from Mount Zion would bring deliverance to Israel! I pray that God will help his people return from being slaves, the people of Jacob will be very happy; the people of Israel will be glad.