About Zebulun1 he said: "Rejoice, Zebulun, in your going out, and you, Issachar,2 in your tents.
They will summon peoples to the mountain3 and there offer sacrifices of righteousness;4 they will feast on the abundance of the seas,5 on the treasures hidden in the sand."
About Gad6 he said: "Blessed is he who enlarges Gad's domain!7 Gad lives there like a lion, tearing at arm or head.
He chose the best land for himself;8 the leader's portion was kept for him.9 When the heads of the people assembled, he carried out the LORD's righteous will,10 and his judgments concerning Israel."
About Dan11 he said: "Dan is a lion's cub, springing out of Bashan."
About Naphtali12 he said: "Naphtali is abounding with the favor of the LORD and is full of his blessing; he will inherit southward to the lake."
About Asher13 he said: "Most blessed of sons is Asher; let him be favored by his brothers, and let him bathe his feet in oil.1425
The bolts of your gates will be iron and bronze,15 and your strength will equal your days.1626
"There is no one like the God of Jeshurun,17 who rides18 on the heavens to help you19 and on the clouds20 in his majesty.2127
The eternal22 God is your refuge,23 and underneath are the everlasting24 arms. He will drive out your enemy before you,25 saying, 'Destroy him!'2628
So Israel will live in safety alone;27 Jacob's spring is secure in a land of grain and new wine, where the heavens drop dew.28