Psalm 80 DBY

1 {To the chief Musician. On Shoshannim-Eduth. Of Asaph. A Psalm.} a Give ear, O Shepherd of Israel, thou that leadest Joseph like a flock; thou that sittest [between] the cherubim, b shine forth.

References for Psalms 80:1

    • ɖ 80:1 - Or 'On lilies. A testimony of Asaph: a Psalm.'
    • ɗ 80:1 - Or 'dwellest above the cherubim,' so Ps. 99.1; but there the article is omitted before 'cherubim.'
      2 Before Ephraim and Benjamin and Manasseh, stir up thy strength, and come to our deliverance.
      3 O God, restore us; and cause thy face to shine, and we shall be saved.
      4 Jehovah, God of hosts, how long will thine anger c smoke against the prayer of thy people?

      References for Psalms 80:4

        • ɘ 80:4 - Lit. 'wilt thou.'
          5 Thou hast fed them with the bread of tears, and given them tears to drink in large measure:
          6 Thou hast made us a strife unto our neighbours, and our enemies mock among themselves.
          7 Restore us, O God of hosts; and cause thy face to shine, and we shall be saved.
          8 Thou broughtest a vine out of Egypt; thou didst cast out the nations, and plant it:
          9 Thou preparedst space before it, and it took deep root, and filled the land;
          10 The mountains were covered with its shadow, and the branches thereof were [like] cedars of God;
          11 It sent out its boughs unto the sea, and its shoots unto the river.
          12 Why hast thou broken down its fences, d so that all who pass by the way do pluck it?

          References for Psalms 80:12

            • ə 80:12 - Or 'enclosure-walls:' see Eccles. 10.8; Ezek. 22.30.
              13 The boar out of the forest doth waste it, and the beast e of the field doth feed off it.

              References for Psalms 80:13

                • ɚ 80:13 - Or 'roaming creature,' as Ps. 50.11.
                  14 O God of hosts, return, we beseech thee; look down from the heavens, and behold, and visit this vine;
                  15 Even the stock which f thy right hand hath planted, and the young plant g thou madest strong for thyself.

                  References for Psalms 80:15

                    • ɛ 80:15 - Others, 'And protect that which.'
                    • ɜ 80:15 - Lit. 'the son.'
                      16 It is burned with fire, it is cut down; they perish at the rebuke of thy countenance.
                      17 Let thy hand be upon the man of thy right hand, upon the son of man h whom thou hast made strong for thyself.

                      References for Psalms 80:17

                        • ɝ 80:17 - Or 'Adam's son,' as Ps. 8.4.
                          18 So will we not go back from thee. Revive us, and we will call upon thy name.
                          19 Restore us, O Jehovah, God of hosts; cause thy face to shine, and we shall be saved.