Psalm 74:4-8 NIV

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

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

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

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7 They burned your sanctuary to the ground; they defiled the dwelling place of your Name.

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8 They said in their hearts, “We will crush them completely!” They burned every place where God was worshiped in the land.

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