in the evil
For man certainly does not know his time: like fish caught in a cruel net, or like birds caught in a trap, so people are trapped in an evil time, as it suddenly falls on them.
Therefore, the wise person will keep silent at such a time, for the days are evil.
Therefore, the LORD says: I am now planning a disaster against this nation; you cannot free your necks from it. Then you will not walk so proudly because it will be an evil time.
making the most of the time, because the days are evil.
to deliver them from death and to keep them alive in famine.
In famine He will redeem you from death, and in battle, from the power of the sword.
You will be safe from slander and not fear destruction when it comes.
You will laugh at destruction and hunger and not fear the animals of the earth.
The LORD will not let the righteous go hungry, but He denies the wicked what they crave.
he will dwell on the heights; his refuge will be the rocky fortresses, his food provided, his water assured.