Psalm 68:11-21 NIV

11 The Lord announces the word, and the women who proclaim it are a mighty throng:

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12 “Kings and armies flee in haste; the women at home divide the plunder.

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13 Even while you sleep among the sheep pens,athe wings of my dove are sheathed with silver, its feathers with shining gold.”

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    • Ē 68:13 - Or "the campfires;" or "the saddlebags"
      14 When the Almightyb scattered the kings in the land, it was like snow fallen on Mount Zalmon.

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      15 Mount Bashan, majestic mountain, Mount Bashan, rugged mountain,

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      16 why gaze in envy, you rugged mountain, at the mountain where God chooses to reign, where the LORD himself will dwell forever?

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      17 The chariots of God are tens of thousands and thousands of thousands; the Lord has come from Sinai into his sanctuary.c

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        • Ĕ 68:17 - Probable reading of the original Hebrew text; Masoretic Text "Lord is among them at Sinai in holiness"
          18 When you ascended on high, you took many captives; you received gifts from people, even fromd the rebellious— that you,eLORD God, might dwell there.

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            • ĕ 68:18 - Or "gifts for people," / "even"
            • Ė 68:18 - Or "they"
              19 Praise be to the Lord, to God our Savior, who daily bears our burdens.

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

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

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              • a 68:1 - In Hebrew texts 68:1-35 is numbered 68:2-36.
              • b 68:4 - Or "name," / "prepare the way for him who rides through the deserts"
              • c 68:6 - Or "the desolate in a homeland"
              • d 68:7 - The Hebrew has "Selah" (a word of uncertain meaning) here and at the end of verses 19 and 32.
              • e 68:13 - Or "the campfires;" or "the saddlebags"
              • f 68:14 - Hebrew "Shaddai"
              • g 68:17 - Probable reading of the original Hebrew text; Masoretic Text "Lord is among them at Sinai in holiness"
              • h 68:18 - Or "gifts for people," / "even"
              • i 68:18 - Or "they"
              • j 68:28 - Many Hebrew manuscripts, Septuagint and Syriac; most Hebrew manuscripts "Your God has summoned power for you"
              • k 68:31 - That is, the upper Nile region