Psalm 68:8-18 NIV

8 the earth shook,1 the heavens poured down rain,2 before God, the One of Sinai,3 before God, the God of Israel.4

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9 You gave abundant showers,5 O God; you refreshed your weary inheritance.

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10 Your people settled in it, and from your bounty,6 O God, you provided7 for the poor.

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11 The Lord announced the word, and great was the company8 of those who proclaimed it:

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12 "Kings and armies flee9 in haste; in the camps men divide the plunder.10

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13 Even while you sleep among the campfires,a11 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 scattered12 the kings in the land, it was like snow fallen on Zalmon.13

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      15 The mountains of Bashan14 are majestic mountains;15 rugged are the mountains of Bashan.

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      16 Why gaze in envy, O rugged mountains, at the mountain where God chooses16 to reign, where the LORD himself will dwell forever?17

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      17 The chariots18 of God are tens of thousands and thousands of thousands;19 the Lord [has come] from Sinai into his sanctuary.

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      18 When you ascended20 on high,21 you led captives22 in your train; you received gifts from men,23 even fromc the rebellious24-- 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"