He chose the best land for himself;1 the leader's portion was kept for him.2 When the heads of the people assembled, he carried out the LORD's righteous will,3 and his judgments concerning Israel."
About Dan4 he said: "Dan is a lion's cub, springing out of Bashan."
About Naphtali5 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 Asher6 he said: "Most blessed of sons is Asher; let him be favored by his brothers, and let him bathe his feet in oil.725
The bolts of your gates will be iron and bronze,8 and your strength will equal your days.926
"There is no one like the God of Jeshurun,10 who rides11 on the heavens to help you12 and on the clouds13 in his majesty.1427
The eternal15 God is your refuge,16 and underneath are the everlasting17 arms. He will drive out your enemy before you,18 saying, 'Destroy him!'1928
So Israel will live in safety alone;20 Jacob's spring is secure in a land of grain and new wine, where the heavens drop dew.2129
Blessed are you, O Israel!22 Who is like you,23 a people saved by the LORD?24 He is your shield and helper25 and your glorious sword. Your enemies will cower before you, and you will trample down their high places.a26"