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Psalm 76 RSV/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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1 To the choirmaster: with stringed instruments. A Psalm of Asaph. A Song. In Judah God is known, his name is great in Israel. 1 In Judah God is known; his name is great in Israel.
2 His abode has been established in Salem, his dwelling place in Zion. 2 His tent is in Salem, his dwelling place in Zion.
3 There he broke the flashing arrows, the shield, the sword, and the weapons of war. [Selah] 3 There he broke the flashing arrows, the shields and the swords, the weapons of war. "Selah"
4 Glorious art thou, more majestic than the everlasting mountains. 4 You are resplendent with light, more majestic than mountains rich with game.
5 The stouthearted were stripped of their spoil; they sank into sleep; all the men of war were unable to use their hands. 5 Valiant men lie plundered, they sleep their last sleep; not one of the warriors can lift his hands.
6 At thy rebuke, O God of Jacob, both rider and horse lay stunned. 6 At your rebuke, O God of Jacob, both horse and chariot lie still.
7 But thou, terrible art thou! Who can stand before thee when once thy anger is roused? 7 You alone are to be feared. Who can stand before you when you are angry?
8 From the heavens thou didst utter judgment; the earth feared and was still, 8 From heaven you pronounced judgment, and the land feared and was quiet--
9 when God arose to establish judgment to save all the oppressed of the earth. [Selah] 9 when you, O God, rose up to judge, to save all the afflicted of the land. "Selah"
10 Surely the wrath of men shall praise thee; the residue of wrath thou wilt gird upon thee. 10 Surely your wrath against men brings you praise, and the survivors of your wrath are restrained.
11 Make your vows to the LORD your God, and perform them; let all around him bring gifts to him who is to be feared, 11 Make vows to the LORD your God and fulfill them; let all the neighboring lands bring gifts to the One to be feared.
12 who cuts off the spirit of princes, who is terrible to the kings of the earth. 12 He breaks the spirit of rulers; he is feared by the kings of the earth.