Godliness hath the promises for this life,
Psalms 112:1 Praise ye the Lord. Blessed [is] the man [that] feareth the LORD, that delighteth greatly in his Commaundements. Psalms 112:2 His seed shall bee mightie vpon earth: the generation of the vpright shalbe blessed. Psalms 112:3 Wealth and riches [shalbe] in his house: and his righteousnesse endureth for euer.
and of the life to come.
Psalms 112:4 Unto the vpright there ariseth light in the darknesse: hee [is] gracious, and full of compassion, and righteous. Psalms 112:5 A good man sheweth fauour and lendeth: he will guide his affaires with discretion. Psalms 112:6 Surely he shall not be moued for euer: the righteous shalbe in euerlasting remembrance. Psalms 112:7 He shall not be afraid of euill tidings: his heart is fixed, trusting in the LORD. Psalms 112:8 His heart [is] established, hee shall not be afraid, vntill he see [his desire] vpon his enemies. Psalms 112:9 He hath dispersed, he hath giuen to the poore: his righteousnesse endureth for euer; his horne shalbe exalted with honour.
The prosperity of the godly shall be an eyesore to the wicked.
Psalms 112:10 The wicked shall see [it], and be grieued; he shall gnash with his teeth, and melt away: the desire of the wicked shall perish.