Psalm 80:1-6 CSB

A Prayer for Restoration

For the choir director: according to "The Lilies." A testimony of Asaph. A psalm.

1 Listen, Shepherd of Israel, who guides Joseph like a flock;a You who sit enthroned [on] the cherubim,b rise up

References for Psalms 80:1

    • c 80:1 - Ps 100:3; Gn 48:15; Ezk 34:11-16,31
    • d 80:1 - 1 Sm 4:4; 2 Sm 6:2; 2 Kg 19:14-15
      2 at the head of Ephraim, Benjamin, and Manasseh.c Rally Your power and come to save us.

      References for Psalms 80:2

        • e 80:2 - See Nm 2:17-24 for the order of these names in the marching order of the camp of Israel.
          3 Restore us, God; look [on us] with favor,d and we will be saved.

          References for Psalms 80:3

            • f 80:3 - Ps 4:6; 67:1; Nm 6:24-26
              4 Lord God of Hosts, how long will You be angry with Your people's prayers?
              5 You fed them the bread of tears and gave them a full measuree of tears to drink.f

              References for Psalms 80:5

                • g 80:5 - Lit a one-third measure
                • h 80:5 - Ps 102:9; Isa 30:20; Hs 9:4
                  6 You set us at strife with our neighbors; our enemies make fun of us.