I will set his hand over the sea, his right hand over the rivers.126
He will call out to me, 'You are my Father,2 my God, the Rock3 my Savior.'427
I will also appoint him my firstborn,5 the most exalted6 of the kings7 of the earth.
I will maintain my love to him forever, and my covenant with him will never fail.829
I will establish his line forever, his throne as long as the heavens endure.930
"If his sons forsake my law and do not follow my statutes,
if they violate my decrees and fail to keep my commands,
I will punish their sin with the rod, their iniquity with flogging;1033
but I will not take my love from him,11 nor will I ever betray my faithfulness.
I will not violate my covenant or alter what my lips have uttered.1235
Once for all, I have sworn by my holiness-- and I will not lie to David--