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Psalm 45 CSB/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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1 My heart is moved by a noble theme as I recite my verses to the king; my tongue is the pen of a skillful writer. 1 My heart is stirred by a noble theme as I recite my verses for the king; my tongue is the pen of a skillful writer.
2 You are the most handsome of men; grace flows from your lips. Therefore God has blessed you forever. 2 You are the most excellent of men and your lips have been anointed with grace, since God has blessed you forever.
3 Mighty warrior, strap your sword at your side. In your majesty and splendor- 3 Gird your sword upon your side, O mighty one; clothe yourself with splendor and majesty.
4 in your splendor ride triumphantly in the cause of truth, humility, and justice. May your right hand show your awe-inspiring deeds. 4 In your majesty ride forth victoriously in behalf of truth, humility and righteousness; let your right hand display awesome deeds.
5 Your arrows pierce the hearts of the king's enemies; the peoples fall under you. 5 Let your sharp arrows pierce the hearts of the king's enemies; let the nations fall beneath your feet.
6 Your throne, God, is forever and ever; the scepter of Your kingdom is a scepter of justice. 6 Your throne, O God, will last for ever and ever; a scepter of justice will be the scepter of your kingdom.
7 You love righteousness and hate wickedness; therefore God, your God, has anointed you, more than your companions, with the oil of joy. 7 You love righteousness and hate wickedness; therefore God, your God, has set you above your companions by anointing you with the oil of joy.
8 Myrrh, aloes, and cassia [perfume] all your garments; from ivory palaces harps bring you joy. 8 All your robes are fragrant with myrrh and aloes and cassia; from palaces adorned with ivory the music of the strings makes you glad.
9 Kings' daughters are among your honored women; the queen, adorned with gold from Ophir, stands at your right hand. 9 Daughters of kings are among your honored women; at your right hand is the royal bride in gold of Ophir.
10 Listen, daughter, pay attention and consider: forget your people and your father's house, 10 Listen, O daughter, consider and give ear: Forget your people and your father's house.
11 and the king will desire your beauty. Bow down to him, for he is your lord. 11 The king is enthralled by your beauty; honor him, for he is your lord.
12 The daughter of Tyre, the wealthy people, will seek your favor with gifts. 12 The Daughter of Tyre will come with a gift, men of wealth will seek your favor.
13 In [her chamber], the royal daughter is all glorious, her clothing embroidered with gold. 13 All glorious is the princess within [her chamber]; her gown is interwoven with gold.
14 In colorful garments she is led to the king; after her, the virgins, her companions, are brought to you. 14 In embroidered garments she is led to the king; her virgin companions follow her and are brought to you.
15 They are led in with gladness and rejoicing; they enter the king's palace. 15 They are led in with joy and gladness; they enter the palace of the king.
16 Your sons will succeed your ancestors; you will make them princes throughout the land. 16 Your sons will take the place of your fathers; you will make them princes throughout the land.
17 I will cause your name to be remembered for all generations; therefore the peoples will praise you forever and ever. 17 I will perpetuate your memory through all generations; therefore the nations will praise you for ever and ever.