Psalm 74:2-7 NIV

2 Remember the people you purchased1 of old,2 the tribe of your inheritance,3 whom you redeemed4-- Mount Zion,5 where you dwelt.6

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3 Turn your steps toward these everlasting ruins,7 all this destruction the enemy has brought on the sanctuary.

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4 Your foes roared8 in the place where you met with us; they set up their standards9 as signs.

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5 They behaved like men wielding axes to cut through a thicket of trees.10

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6 They smashed all the carved11 paneling with their axes and hatchets.

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7 They burned your sanctuary to the ground; they defiled12 the dwelling place13 of your Name.14

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