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Psalm 68

NIV 1 May God arise, may his enemies be scattered; may his foes flee before him. NIV 1 May God arise, may his enemies be scattered; may his foes flee before him. NIV 2 As smoke is blown away by the wind, may you blow them away; as wax melts before the fire, may the wicked perish before God. NIV 2 As smoke is blown away by the wind, may you blow them away; as wax melts before the fire, may the wicked perish before God. NIV 3 But may the righteous be glad and rejoice before God; may they be happy and joyful. NIV 3 But may the righteous be glad and rejoice before God; may they be happy and joyful. NIV 4 Sing to God, sing praise to his name, extol him who rides on the clouds-- his name is the LORD -- and rejoice before him. NIV 4 Sing to God, sing praise to his name, extol him who rides on the clouds-- his name is the LORD -- and rejoice before him. NIV 5 A father to the fatherless, a defender of widows, is God in his holy dwelling. NIV 5 A father to the fatherless, a defender of widows, is God in his holy dwelling. NIV 6 God sets the lonely in families, he leads forth the prisoners with singing; but the rebellious live in a sun-scorched land. NIV 6 God sets the lonely in families, he leads forth the prisoners with singing; but the rebellious live in a sun-scorched land. NIV 7 When you went out before your people, O God, when you marched through the wasteland, "Selah" NIV 7 When you went out before your people, O God, when you marched through the wasteland, "Selah" NIV 8 the earth shook, the heavens poured down rain, before God, the One of Sinai, before God, the God of Israel. NIV 8 the earth shook, the heavens poured down rain, before God, the One of Sinai, before God, the God of Israel. NIV 9 You gave abundant showers, O God; you refreshed your weary inheritance. NIV 9 You gave abundant showers, O God; you refreshed your weary inheritance. NIV 10 Your people settled in it, and from your bounty, O God, you provided for the poor. NIV 10 Your people settled in it, and from your bounty, O God, you provided for the poor. NIV 11 The Lord announced the word, and great was the company of those who proclaimed it: NIV 11 The Lord announced the word, and great was the company of those who proclaimed it: NIV 12 "Kings and armies flee in haste; in the camps men divide the plunder. NIV 12 "Kings and armies flee in haste; in the camps men divide the plunder. NIV 13 Even while you sleep among the campfires, the wings of [my] dove are sheathed with silver, its feathers with shining gold." NIV 13 Even while you sleep among the campfires, the wings of [my] dove are sheathed with silver, its feathers with shining gold." NIV 14 When the Almighty scattered the kings in the land, it was like snow fallen on Zalmon. NIV 14 When the Almighty scattered the kings in the land, it was like snow fallen on Zalmon. NIV 15 The mountains of Bashan are majestic mountains; rugged are the mountains of Bashan. NIV 15 The mountains of Bashan are majestic mountains; rugged are the mountains of Bashan. NIV 16 Why gaze in envy, O rugged mountains, at the mountain where God chooses to reign, where the LORD himself will dwell forever? NIV 16 Why gaze in envy, O rugged mountains, at the mountain where God chooses to reign, where the LORD himself will dwell forever? NIV 17 The chariots of God are tens of thousands and thousands of thousands; the Lord [has come] from Sinai into his sanctuary. NIV 17 The chariots of God are tens of thousands and thousands of thousands; the Lord [has come] from Sinai into his sanctuary. NIV 18 When you ascended on high, you led captives in your train; you received gifts from men, even from the rebellious-- that you, O LORD God, might dwell there. NIV 18 When you ascended on high, you led captives in your train; you received gifts from men, even from the rebellious-- that you, O LORD God, might dwell there. NIV 19 Praise be to the Lord, to God our Savior, who daily bears our burdens. "Selah" NIV 19 Praise be to the Lord, to God our Savior, who daily bears our burdens. "Selah" NIV 20 Our God is a God who saves; from the Sovereign LORD comes escape from death. NIV 20 Our God is a God who saves; from the Sovereign LORD comes escape from death. NIV 21 Surely God will crush the heads of his enemies, the hairy crowns of those who go on in their sins. NIV 21 Surely God will crush the heads of his enemies, the hairy crowns of those who go on in their sins. NIV 22 The Lord says, "I will bring them from Bashan; I will bring them from the depths of the sea, NIV 22 The Lord says, "I will bring them from Bashan; I will bring them from the depths of the sea, NIV 23 that you may plunge your feet in the blood of your foes, while the tongues of your dogs have their share." NIV 23 that you may plunge your feet in the blood of your foes, while the tongues of your dogs have their share." NIV 24 Your procession has come into view, O God, the procession of my God and King into the sanctuary. NIV 24 Your procession has come into view, O God, the procession of my God and King into the sanctuary. NIV 25 In front are the singers, after them the musicians; with them are the maidens playing tambourines. NIV 25 In front are the singers, after them the musicians; with them are the maidens playing tambourines. NIV 26 Praise God in the great congregation; praise the LORD in the assembly of Israel. NIV 26 Praise God in the great congregation; praise the LORD in the assembly of Israel. NIV 27 There is the little tribe of Benjamin, leading them, there the great throng of Judah's princes, and there the princes of Zebulun and of Naphtali. NIV 27 There is the little tribe of Benjamin, leading them, there the great throng of Judah's princes, and there the princes of Zebulun and of Naphtali. NIV 28 Summon your power, O God; show us your strength, O God, as you have done before. NIV 28 Summon your power, O God; show us your strength, O God, as you have done before. NIV 29 Because of your temple at Jerusalem kings will bring you gifts. NIV 29 Because of your temple at Jerusalem kings will bring you gifts. NIV 30 Rebuke the beast among the reeds, the herd of bulls among the calves of the nations. Humbled, may it bring bars of silver. Scatter the nations who delight in war. NIV 30 Rebuke the beast among the reeds, the herd of bulls among the calves of the nations. Humbled, may it bring bars of silver. Scatter the nations who delight in war. NIV 31 Envoys will come from Egypt; Cush will submit herself to God. NIV 31 Envoys will come from Egypt; Cush will submit herself to God. NIV 32 Sing to God, O kingdoms of the earth, sing praise to the Lord, "Selah" NIV 32 Sing to God, O kingdoms of the earth, sing praise to the Lord, "Selah" NIV 33 to him who rides the ancient skies above, who thunders with mighty voice. NIV 33 to him who rides the ancient skies above, who thunders with mighty voice. NIV 34 Proclaim the power of God, whose majesty is over Israel, whose power is in the skies. NIV 34 Proclaim the power of God, whose majesty is over Israel, whose power is in the skies. NIV 35 You are awesome, O God, in your sanctuary; the God of Israel gives power and strength to his people. Praise be to God! NIV 35 You are awesome, O God, in your sanctuary; the God of Israel gives power and strength to his people. Praise be to God!