Psalm 68:15-25 NIV

15 The mountains of Bashan1 are majestic mountains;2 rugged are the mountains of Bashan.

References for Psalms 68:15

16 Why gaze in envy, O rugged mountains, at the mountain where God chooses3 to reign, where the LORD himself will dwell forever?4

References for Psalms 68:16

17 The chariots5 of God are tens of thousands and thousands of thousands;6 the Lord [has come] from Sinai into his sanctuary.

References for Psalms 68:17

18 When you ascended7 on high,8 you led captives9 in your train; you received gifts from men,10 even froma the rebellious11-- that you,b O LORD God, might dwell there.

References for Psalms 68:18

    • e 68:18 - Or "gifts for men, / even"
    • f 68:18 - Or "they"
      19 Praise be to the Lord, to God our Savior,12 who daily bears our burdens.13 "Selah"

      References for Psalms 68:19

      20 Our God is a God who saves;14 from the Sovereign LORD comes escape from death.15

      References for Psalms 68:20

      21 Surely God will crush the heads16 of his enemies, the hairy crowns of those who go on in their sins.

      References for Psalms 68:21

      22 The Lord says, "I will bring them from Bashan; I will bring them from the depths of the sea,17

      References for Psalms 68:22

      23 that you may plunge your feet in the blood of your foes,18 while the tongues of your dogs19 have their share."

      References for Psalms 68:23

      24 Your procession has come into view, O God, the procession of my God and King into the sanctuary.20

      References for Psalms 68:24

      25 In front are the singers,21 after them the musicians;22 with them are the maidens playing tambourines.23

      References for Psalms 68:25