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Psalm 68

YLT 1 To the Overseer. -- A Psalm, a song of David. Rise doth God -- scattered are His enemies! And those hating Him flee from His face. NIV 1 May God arise, may his enemies be scattered; may his foes flee before him. YLT 2 As the driving away of smoke Thou drivest away, As the melting of wax before fire, The wicked perish at the presence of 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. YLT 3 And the righteous rejoice, they exult before God, And they joy with gladness. NIV 3 But may the righteous be glad and rejoice before God; may they be happy and joyful. YLT 4 Sing ye to God -- praise His name, Raise up a highway for Him who is riding in deserts, In Jah [is] His name, and exult 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. YLT 5 Father of the fatherless, and judge of the widows, [Is] God in His holy habitation. NIV 5 A father to the fatherless, a defender of widows, is God in his holy dwelling. YLT 6 God -- causing the lonely to dwell at home, Bringing out bound ones into prosperity, Only -- the refractory have inhabited a dry place. NIV 6 God sets the lonely in families, he leads forth the prisoners with singing; but the rebellious live in a sun-scorched land. YLT 7 O God, in Thy going forth before Thy people, In Thy stepping through the wilderness, Selah. NIV 7 When you went out before your people, O God, when you marched through the wasteland, "Selah" YLT 8 The earth hath shaken, Yea, the heavens have dropped before God, This 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. YLT 9 A shower of free-will gifts thou shakest out, O God. Thine inheritance, when it hath been weary, Thou hast established it. NIV 9 You gave abundant showers, O God; you refreshed your weary inheritance. YLT 10 Thy company have dwelt in it, Thou preparest in Thy goodness for the poor, O God. NIV 10 Your people settled in it, and from your bounty, O God, you provided for the poor. YLT 11 The Lord doth give the saying, The female proclaimers [are] a numerous host. NIV 11 The Lord announced the word, and great was the company of those who proclaimed it: YLT 12 Kings of hosts flee utterly away, And a female inhabitant of the house apportioneth spoil. NIV 12 "Kings and armies flee in haste; in the camps men divide the plunder. YLT 13 Though ye do lie between two boundaries, Wings of a dove covered with silver, And her pinions with yellow gold. NIV 13 Even while you sleep among the campfires, the wings of [my] dove are sheathed with silver, its feathers with shining gold." YLT 14 When the Mighty spreadeth kings in it, It doth snow in Salmon. NIV 14 When the Almighty scattered the kings in the land, it was like snow fallen on Zalmon. YLT 15 A hill of God [is] the hill of Bashan, A hill of heights [is] the hill of Bashan. NIV 15 The mountains of Bashan are majestic mountains; rugged are the mountains of Bashan. YLT 16 Why do ye envy, O high hills, The hill God hath desired for His seat? Jehovah also doth tabernacle for ever. NIV 16 Why gaze in envy, O rugged mountains, at the mountain where God chooses to reign, where the LORD himself will dwell forever? YLT 17 The chariots of God [are] myriads, thousands of changes, The Lord [is] among them, in Sinai, in the sanctuary. NIV 17 The chariots of God are tens of thousands and thousands of thousands; the Lord [has come] from Sinai into his sanctuary. YLT 18 Thou hast ascended on high, Thou hast taken captive captivity, Thou hast taken gifts for men, That even the refractory may rest, O Jah God. 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. YLT 19 Blessed [is] the Lord, day by day He layeth on us. God Himself [is] our salvation. Selah. NIV 19 Praise be to the Lord, to God our Savior, who daily bears our burdens. "Selah" YLT 20 God Himself [is] to us a God for deliverances, And Jehovah Lord hath the outgoings of death. NIV 20 Our God is a God who saves; from the Sovereign LORD comes escape from death. YLT 21 Only -- God doth smite The head of His enemies, The hairy crown of a habitual walker in his guilt. NIV 21 Surely God will crush the heads of his enemies, the hairy crowns of those who go on in their sins. YLT 22 The Lord said: `From Bashan I bring back, I bring back 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, YLT 23 So that thou dashest thy foot in blood, [In the blood of] enemies -- the tongue of Thy dogs.' NIV 23 that you may plunge your feet in the blood of your foes, while the tongues of your dogs have their share." YLT 24 They have seen Thy goings, O God, Goings of my God, my king, in the sanctuary. NIV 24 Your procession has come into view, O God, the procession of my God and King into the sanctuary. YLT 25 Singers have been before, Behind [are] players on instruments, In the midst virgins playing with timbrels. NIV 25 In front are the singers, after them the musicians; with them are the maidens playing tambourines. YLT 26 In assemblies bless ye God, The Lord -- from the fountain of Israel. NIV 26 Praise God in the great congregation; praise the LORD in the assembly of Israel. YLT 27 There [is] little Benjamin their ruler, Heads of Judah their defence, Heads of Zebulun -- heads 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. YLT 28 Thy God hath commanded thy strength, Be strong, O God, this Thou hast wrought for us. NIV 28 Summon your power, O God; show us your strength, O God, as you have done before. YLT 29 Because of Thy temple at Jerusalem, To Thee do kings bring a present. NIV 29 Because of your temple at Jerusalem kings will bring you gifts. YLT 30 Rebuke a beast of the reeds, a company of bulls, With calves of the peoples, Each humbling himself with pieces of silver, Scatter Thou peoples delighting in conflicts. 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. YLT 31 Come do fat ones out of Egypt, Cush causeth her hands to run to God. NIV 31 Envoys will come from Egypt; Cush will submit herself to God. YLT 32 Kingdoms of the earth, sing ye to God, Praise ye the Lord. Selah. NIV 32 Sing to God, O kingdoms of the earth, sing praise to the Lord, "Selah" YLT 33 To him who is riding on the heavens of the heavens of old, Lo, He giveth with His voice a strong voice. NIV 33 to him who rides the ancient skies above, who thunders with mighty voice. YLT 34 Ascribe ye strength to God, Over Israel [is] His excellency, and His strength in the clouds. NIV 34 Proclaim the power of God, whose majesty is over Israel, whose power is in the skies. YLT 35 Fearful, O God, out of Thy sanctuaries, The God of Israel Himself, Giving strength and might to the people. Blessed [is] 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!