hast seen [ra'ah] it; for thou beholdest [nabat] mischief [`amal] and spite,
[ka`ac] to requite [nathan] it with thy hand: [yad] the
poor [chelaka'] committeth [`azab] himself unto thee; thou art the helper [`azar] of the fatherless. [yathowm]KJV-Interlinear
hast seen it, for Thou hast beheld mischief and vexation to take it into Thy
hand. The unfortunate commits himself to Thee; Thou hast been the helper of the
Contrary to the belief of those who are indifferent or who disregard God, and believe that God has not seen their activity in this world, God has in fact seem all that is, and was, and will be.
God has known since eternity past, all that will ever be, including all that will occur in the eternal future.
The thoughts and actions of humanity in human history in this world, is but a very small part of all foreknowledge.
God has seen the mischief, the misbehavior, the trouble, disobedience, the harm that has been caused by spiritually dysfunctional people. For in fact all harm and trouble in this world would never have occurred were it not for those who reject truth.
God has seen all of the spite, the attitude of disregard, anger, malice, revenge, that people have for one another.
And one day, with certainty, God will take care of all of the evil that has and does exist.
The hand is the symbol of action, with which all things are accomplished. And Gods hands are capable of accomplishing anything He wills. And judgment is one of those things that will come up sooner or later.
The poor and the fatherless, are terms that represent the helpless in the world. And all who turn to God, are believers, who in fact turn in faith, to Him, and as such are ostracized from the world and are therefore included in the category of the helpless.
The world does not claim anyone when it is all said and done, but especially the world does not claim believers in Christ. Even those who pursue the world in their rejection of God, are in fact rejected by the world and they have nothing and no one.
Believers on the other hand, are rejected by the world, but they all have God who cares for and protects all who belong to Him. Salvation makes that security and protection certain.
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