Psalm 83 NAS

God Implored to Confound His Enemies.

1 O God, 1do not remain quiet; 2Do not be silent and, O God, do not be still.

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2 For behold, Your enemies 3make an uproar, And 4those who hate You have a5exalted themselves.

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    • ϱ 83:2 - Lit "lifted up the head"
      3 They 6make shrewd plans against Your people, And bconspire together against 7Your ctreasured ones.

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        • ϲ 83:3 - Or "consult"
        • ϳ 83:3 - Or "hidden ones"
          4 They have said, "Come, and 8let us wipe them out das a nation, That the 9name of Israel be remembered no more."

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          5 For they have e10conspired together with one mind; Against You they make a covenant:

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            • ϵ 83:5 - Or "consulted"
              6 The tents of 11Edom and the 12Ishmaelites, 13Moab and the 14Hagrites;

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              7 15Gebal and 16Ammon and 17Amalek, 18Philistia with the inhabitants of 19Tyre;

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              8 20Assyria also has joined with them; They have become fa help to the 21children of Lot. gSelah.

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                • ϶ 83:8 - Lit "an arm"
                • Ϸ 83:8 - "Selah" may mean: "Pause, Crescendo" or "Musical interlude"
                  9 Deal with them 22as with Midian, As 23with Sisera and Jabin at the torrent of Kishon,

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                  10 Who were destroyed at En-dor, Who 24became as dung for the ground.

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                  11 Make their nobles like 25Oreb and Zeeb And all their princes like 26Zebah and Zalmunna,

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                  12 Who said, "27Let us possess for ourselves The 28pastures of God."

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                  13 O my God, make them like the h29whirling dust, Like 30chaff before the wind.

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                  14 Like 31fire that burns the forest And like a flame that 32sets the mountains on fire,

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                  15 So pursue them 33with Your tempest And terrify them with Your storm.

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                  16 34Fill their faces with dishonor, That they may seek Your name, O LORD.

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                  17 Let them be 35ashamed and dismayed forever, And let them be humiliated and perish,

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                  18 That they may 36know that 37You alone, whose name is the LORD, Are the 38Most High over all the earth.

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