Psalm 80 NAS

God Implored to Rescue His People from Their Calamities.

1 Oh, give ear, 1Shepherd of Israel, You who lead 2Joseph like a flock; You who 3are enthroned above the cherubim, shine forth!

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2 Before 4Ephraim and Benjamin and Manasseh, 5stir up Your power And come to save us!

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3 O God, 6restore us And 7cause Your face to shine upon us, and we will be saved.

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    • a 80:3 - Or "that we may"
      4 O 8LORD God of hosts, 9How long * will You be angry with the prayer of Your people?

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        • b 80:4 - Lit "smoke against"
          5 You have fed them with the 10bread of tears, And You have made them to drink tears in large measure.

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            • c 80:5 - Lit "a third part of a"
              6 You make us an object of contention 11to our neighbors, And our enemies laugh among themselves.

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                • d 80:6 - Lit "a strife to"
                  7 O God of hosts, restore us And cause Your face to shine upon us, and we will be saved.

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                    • e 80:7 - Or "that we may"
                      8 You removed a 12vine from Egypt; You 13drove out the nations and 14planted it.

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                      9 You 15cleared the ground before it, And it 16took deep root and filled the land.

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                      10 The mountains were covered with its shadow, And the cedars of God with its 17boughs.

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                        • g 80:10 - Or "its boughs are like the cedars of God"
                          11 It was sending out its branches 18to the sea And its shoots to the River.

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                          12 Why have You 19broken down its hedges, So that all who pass that way pick its fruit?

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                            • h 80:12 - Or "walls, fences"
                              13 A boar from the forest 20eats it away And whatever moves in the field feeds on it.

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                              14 O God of hosts, 21turn again now, we beseech You; 22Look down from heaven and see, and take care of this vine,

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                              15 Even the 23shoot which Your right hand has planted, And on the son whom You have strengthened for Yourself.

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                                • i 80:15 - Or "root"
                                • j 80:15 - Or figuratively: "branch"
                                • k 80:15 - Or "secured"
                                  16 It is 24burned with fire, it is cut down; They perish at the 25rebuke of Your countenance.

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                                  17 Let 26Your hand be upon the man of Your right hand, Upon the son of man whom You 27made strong for Yourself.

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                                  18 Then we shall not 28turn back from You; 29Revive us, and we will call upon Your name.

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                                  19 O LORD God of hosts, 30restore us; Cause Your face to shine upon us, and we will be saved.

                                  References for Psalms 80:19

                                    • l 80:19 - Or "that we may"

                                      Study tools for Psalm 80

                                      • a 80:3 - Or "that we may"
                                      • b 80:4 - Lit "smoke against"
                                      • c 80:5 - Lit "a third part of a"
                                      • d 80:6 - Lit "a strife to"
                                      • e 80:7 - Or "that we may"
                                      • f 80:8 - Or "Gentiles"
                                      • g 80:10 - Or "its boughs are like the cedars of God"
                                      • h 80:12 - Or "walls, fences"
                                      • i 80:15 - Or "root"
                                      • j 80:15 - Or figuratively: "branch"
                                      • k 80:15 - Or "secured"
                                      • l 80:19 - Or "that we may"