Psalm 72:1-7 NIV

Of Solomon.

1 Endow the king with your justice, O God, the royal son with your righteousness.

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2 May he judge your people in righteousness, your afflicted ones with justice.

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3 May the mountains bring prosperity to the people, the hills the fruit of righteousness.
4 May he defend the afflicted among the people and save the children of the needy; may he crush the oppressor.

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5 May he endurea as long as the sun, as long as the moon, through all generations.

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    • Ĝ 72:5 - Septuagint; Hebrew "You will be feared"
      6 May he be like rain falling on a mown field, like showers watering the earth.

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      7 In his days may the righteous flourish and prosperity abound till the moon is no more.

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