Psalm 89:19-37 NIV

19 Once you spoke in a vision, to your faithful people you said: "I have bestowed strength on a warrior; I have exalted a young man from among the people.
20 I have found David1 my servant;2 with my sacred oil3 I have anointed4 him.

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21 My hand will sustain him; surely my arm will strengthen him.5

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22 No enemy will subject him to tribute;6 no wicked man will oppress7 him.

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23 I will crush his foes before him8 and strike down his adversaries.9

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24 My faithful love will be with him,10 and through my name his horna will be exalted.

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    • c 89:24 - "Horn" here symbolizes strength.
      25 I will set his hand over the sea, his right hand over the rivers.11

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      26 He will call out to me, 'You are my Father,12 my God, the Rock13 my Savior.'14

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      27 I will also appoint him my firstborn,15 the most exalted16 of the kings17 of the earth.

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      28 I will maintain my love to him forever, and my covenant with him will never fail.18

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          29 I will establish his line forever, his throne as long as the heavens endure.19

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          30 "If his sons forsake my law and do not follow my statutes,
          31 if they violate my decrees and fail to keep my commands,
          32 I will punish their sin with the rod, their iniquity with flogging;20

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          33 but I will not take my love from him,21 nor will I ever betray my faithfulness.

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          34 I will not violate my covenant or alter what my lips have uttered.22

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          35 Once for all, I have sworn by my holiness-- and I will not lie to David--
          36 that his line will continue forever and his throne endure before me like the sun;23

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              37 it will be established forever like the moon, the faithful witness in the sky."24 "Selah"

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