Psalm 45:7-17 NIV

7 You love righteousness1 and hate wickedness;2 therefore God, your God, has set you above your companions by anointing3 you with the oil of joy.4

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8 All your robes are fragrant5 with myrrh6 and aloes7 and cassia;8 from palaces adorned with ivory9 the music of the strings10 makes you glad.

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9 Daughters of kings11 are among your honored women; at your right hand12 is the royal bride13 in gold of Ophir.14

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10 Listen, O daughter,15 consider16 and give ear: Forget your people17 and your father's house.

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11 The king is enthralled by your beauty;18 honor19 him, for he is your lord.20

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12 The Daughter of Tyre21 will come with a gift,a22 men of wealth will seek your favor.

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    • a 45:12 - Or "A Tyrian robe is among the gifts"
      13 All glorious23 is the princess within [her chamber]; her gown is interwoven with gold.24

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      14 In embroidered garments25 she is led to the king;26 her virgin companions27 follow her and are brought to you.

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      15 They are led in with joy and gladness;28 they enter the palace of the king.

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      16 Your sons will take the place of your fathers; you will make them princes29 throughout the land.

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      17 I will perpetuate your memory through all generations;30 therefore the nations will praise you31 for ever and ever.32

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