The Priestly King

A Davidic psalm.

1 The Lord declared to my Lord: "Sit at My right hand until I make Your enemies Your footstool."a
References for Psalms 110:1
    • a 110:1 - Mt 22:44; Mk 12:36; Lk 20:42-43; Ac 2:34-35; 1 Co 15:25; Heb 1:13
      2 The Lord will extend Your mighty scepter from Zion. Ruleb over Your surroundingc enemies.
      References for Psalms 110:2
        • b 110:2 - One Hb ms, LXX, Tg read You will rule
        • c 110:2 - Lit Rule in the midst of Your
          3 Your people will volunteer on Your day of battle.d In holy splendor, from the womb of the dawn, the dew of Your youth belongs to You.e
          References for Psalms 110:3
              4 The Lord has sworn an oath and will not take it back: "Forever, You are a priest like Melchizedek."f
              References for Psalms 110:4
                • f 110:4 - Heb 5:6,10; 7:17,21
                  5 The Lord is at Your right hand; He will crush kings on the day of His anger.
                  6 He will judge the nations, heaping up corpses;g He will crush leaders over the entire world.
                  References for Psalms 110:6
                    • g 110:6 - Rv 14:20; 19:17-18
                      7 He will drink from the brook by the road; therefore, He will lift up His head.