Psalm 81 NRS

1 Sing aloud to God our strength; shout for joy to the God of Jacob.
2 Raise a song, sound the tambourine, the sweet lyre with the harp.
3 Blow the trumpet at the new moon, at the full moon, on our festal day.
4 For it is a statute for Israel, an ordinance of the God of Jacob.
5 He made it a decree in Joseph, when he went out over a the land of Egypt. I hear a voice I had not known:

References for Psalms 81:5

    • Ċ 81:5 - Or [against]
      6 "I relieved your b shoulder of the burden; your c hands were freed from the basket.

      References for Psalms 81:6

        • ċ 81:6 - Heb [his]
        • Č 81:6 - Heb [his]
          7 In distress you called, and I rescued you; I answered you in the secret place of thunder; I tested you at the waters of Meribah. (Selah)
          8 Hear, O my people, while I admonish you; O Israel, if you would but listen to me!
          9 There shall be no strange god among you; you shall not bow down to a foreign god.
          10 I am the Lord your God, who brought you up out of the land of Egypt. Open your mouth wide and I will fill it.
          11 "But my people did not listen to my voice; Israel would not submit to me.
          12 So I gave them over to their stubborn hearts, to follow their own counsels.
          13 O that my people would listen to me, that Israel would walk in my ways!
          14 Then I would quickly subdue their enemies, and turn my hand against their foes.
          15 Those who hate the Lord would cringe before him, and their doom would last forever.
          16 I would feed you d with the finest of the wheat, and with honey from the rock I would satisfy you."

          References for Psalms 81:16

            • č 81:16 - Cn Compare verse 16b: Heb [he would feed him]