Psalm 149:3-9 NIV

3 Let them praise his name with dancing1 and make music to him with tambourine and harp.2

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4 For the LORD takes delight3 in his people; he crowns the humble with salvation.4

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5 Let the saints rejoice5 in this honor and sing for joy on their beds.6

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6 May the praise of God be in their mouths7 and a double-edged8 sword in their hands,9

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7 to inflict vengeance10 on the nations and punishment11 on the peoples,

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8 to bind their kings with fetters,12 their nobles with shackles of iron,13

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9 to carry out the sentence written against them.14 This is the glory of all his saints.15 Praise the LORD.

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