Psalm 21:1-7 LEB

For the [music] director. A psalm of David.

Joy in the Salvation of Yahweh

1 aO Yahweh, [the] king will rejoice in your strength, and how greatly he will delight in your help.b

References for Psalms 21:1

    • ù 21:1 - The Hebrew Bible counts the superscription as the first verse of the psalm; the English verse number is reduced by one
    • ú 21:1 - Or "victory"
      2 You have given him the desire of his heart, and have not withheld the request of his lips. Selah
      3 For you meet him [with] blessings of good [things]. You set on his head a crown of fine gold.
      4 He asked life from you; you gave [it] to him-- length of days forever and ever.
      5 His honor [is] great because of your help.c Splendor and majesty you have bestowed upon him.

      References for Psalms 21:5

        • û 21:5 - Or "victory"
          6 For you set [on] him blessings forever. You make him glad with [the] joy [of] your presence.
          7 Because the king trusts Yahweh, and through the steadfast loved of the Most High he shall not be moved.

          References for Psalms 21:7

            • ü 21:7 - Or "loyal love"