2Everyone lies to their neighbor; they flatter with their lips but harbor deception in their hearts.
3May the LORD silence all flattering lips and every boastful tongue—
4those who say, “By our tongues we will prevail; our own lips will defend us—who is lord over us?”
5“Because the poor are plundered and the needy groan, I will now arise,” says the LORD . “I will protect them from those who malign them.”
6And the words of the LORD are flawless, like silver purified in a crucible, like gold