the One who gives victory to kings, who frees His servant David from the deadly sword.
Set me free and rescue me from the grasp of foreigners whose mouths speak lies, whose right hands are deceptive.
Then our sons will be like plants nurtured in their youth, our daughters, like corner pillars that are carved in the palace style.
Our storehouses will be full, supplying all kinds of produce; our flocks will increase by thousands and tens of thousands in our open fields.
Our cattle will be well fed.a There will be no breach [in the walls], no going [into captivity],b and no cry of lament in our public squares.
Happy are the people with such [blessings]. Happy are the people whose God is the Lord.