Psalm 74:4-14 NIV

4 Your foes roared1 in the place where you met with us; they set up their standards2 as signs.

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5 They behaved like men wielding axes to cut through a thicket of trees.3

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6 They smashed all the carved4 paneling with their axes and hatchets.

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7 They burned your sanctuary to the ground; they defiled5 the dwelling place6 of your Name.7

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8 They said in their hearts, "We will crush8 them completely!" They burned9 every place where God was worshiped in the land.

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9 We are given no miraculous signs;10 no prophets11 are left, and none of us knows how long this will be.

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10 How long12 will the enemy mock13 you, O God? Will the foe revile14 your name forever?

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      11 Why do you hold back your hand, your right hand?15 Take it from the folds of your garment16 and destroy them!

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      12 But you, O God, are my king17 from of old; you bring salvation18 upon the earth.

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      13 It was you who split open the sea19 by your power; you broke the heads of the monster20 in the waters.

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      14 It was you who crushed the heads of Leviathan21 and gave him as food to the creatures of the desert.22

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