Psalm 108 RSV/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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1 A Song. A Psalm of David. My heart is steadfast, O God, my heart is steadfast! I will sing and make melody! Awake, my soul! 1 My heart is steadfast, O God; I will sing and make music with all my soul.
2 Awake, O harp and lyre! I will awake the dawn! 2 Awake, harp and lyre! I will awaken the dawn.
3 I will give thanks to thee, O LORD, among the peoples, I will sing praises to thee among the nations. 3 I will praise you, O LORD, among the nations; I will sing of you among the peoples.
4 For thy steadfast love is great above the heavens, thy faithfulness reaches to the clouds. 4 For great is your love, higher than the heavens; your faithfulness reaches to the skies.
5 Be exalted, O God, above the heavens! Let thy glory be over all the earth! 5 Be exalted, O God, above the heavens, and let your glory be over all the earth.
6 That thy beloved may be delivered, give help by thy right hand, and answer me! 6 Save us and help us with your right hand, that those you love may be delivered.
7 God has promised in his sanctuary: "With exultation I will divide up Shechem, and portion out the Vale of Succoth. 7 God has spoken from his sanctuary: "In triumph I will parcel out Shechem and measure off the Valley of Succoth.
8 Gilead is mine; Manas'seh is mine; E'phraim is my helmet; Judah my scepter. 8 Gilead is mine, Manasseh is mine; Ephraim is my helmet, Judah my scepter.
9 Moab is my washbasin; upon Edom I cast my shoe; over Philistia I shout in triumph." 9 Moab is my washbasin, upon Edom I toss my sandal; over Philistia I shout in triumph."
10 Who will bring me to the fortified city? Who will lead me to Edom? 10 Who will bring me to the fortified city? Who will lead me to Edom?
11 Hast thou not rejected us, O God? Thou dost not go forth, O God, with our armies. 11 Is it not you, O God, you who have rejected us and no longer go out with our armies?
12 O grant us help against the foe, for vain is the help of man! 12 Give us aid against the enemy, for the help of man is worthless.
13 With God we shall do valiantly; it is he who will tread down our foes. 13 With God we will gain the victory, and he will trample down our enemies.