For the choir director: A psalm of Asaph, to be accompanied by stringed instruments. A song. God is well known in Judah; his name is great in Israel.
Jerusalem a is where he lives; Mount Zion is his home.
There he breaks the arrows of the enemy, the shields and swords and weapons of his foes. Interlude
You are glorious and more majestic than the everlasting mountains. b5
The mightiest of our enemies have been plundered. They lie before us in the sleep of death. No warrior could lift a hand against us.
When you rebuked them, O God of Jacob, their horses and chariots stood still.
Scripture quotations marked NLT are taken from the Holy Bible, New Living Translation, copyright 1996. Used by permission of Tyndale House Publishers, Inc., Wheaton, Illinois 60189. All rights reserved. (New Living Translation - The Bible Online)