O Yahweh, you favored your land. You restored the fortunes of Jacob.
References for Psalms 85:1
You took away the guilt of your people; you covered all their sin. Selah
References for Psalms 85:2
You withdrew all your wrath; you turned from your burning anger.
Restore us, O God of our salvation, and annul your vexation with us.
Will you be angry against us forever? Will you prolong your anger generation after generation?
Will you not again revive us, that your people might rejoice in you?
Show us, O Yahweh, your loyal love, and grant us your salvation.
I will hear what God, Yahweh, will speak, because he will speak peace to his people, even his faithful [ones], but let them not return to folly.
References for Psalms 85:8
Surely his salvation [is] near for those who fear him, that glory may abide in our land.
Loyal love and faithfulness will meet one another; righteousness and peace will kiss.
References for Psalms 85:10
Faithfulness will sprout from [the] ground, and righteousness will look down from heaven.
References for Psalms 85:11
Yes, Yahweh will give [what is] good, and our land will give its produce.
Righteousness will go before him, and it will make his steps a pathway.