Psalm 68:11-21 NIV

11 The Lord announced the word, and great was the company1 of those who proclaimed it:

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12 "Kings and armies flee2 in haste; in the camps men divide the plunder.3

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13 Even while you sleep among the campfires,a4 the wings of [my] dove are sheathed with silver, its feathers with shining gold."

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    • c 68:13 - Or "saddlebags"
      14 When the Almightyb scattered5 the kings in the land, it was like snow fallen on Zalmon.6

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      15 The mountains of Bashan7 are majestic mountains;8 rugged are the mountains of Bashan.

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      16 Why gaze in envy, O rugged mountains, at the mountain where God chooses9 to reign, where the LORD himself will dwell forever?10

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      17 The chariots11 of God are tens of thousands and thousands of thousands;12 the Lord [has come] from Sinai into his sanctuary.

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      18 When you ascended13 on high,14 you led captives15 in your train; you received gifts from men,16 even fromc the rebellious17-- that you,d O LORD God, might dwell there.

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        • e 68:18 - Or "gifts for men, / even"
        • f 68:18 - Or "they"
          19 Praise be to the Lord, to God our Savior,18 who daily bears our burdens.19 "Selah"

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          20 Our God is a God who saves;20 from the Sovereign LORD comes escape from death.21

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          21 Surely God will crush the heads22 of his enemies, the hairy crowns of those who go on in their sins.

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