Psalm 78:60-70 NIV

60 He abandoned the tabernacle of Shiloh,1 the tent he had set up among men.2

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61 He sent [the ark of] his might3 into captivity,4 his splendor into the hands of the enemy.

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62 He gave his people over to the sword;5 he was very angry with his inheritance.6

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63 Fire consumed7 their young men, and their maidens had no wedding songs;8

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64 their priests were put to the sword,9 and their widows could not weep.

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65 Then the Lord awoke as from sleep,10 as a man wakes from the stupor of wine.

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66 He beat back his enemies; he put them to everlasting shame.11

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67 Then he rejected the tents of Joseph, he did not choose the tribe of Ephraim;12

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68 but he chose the tribe of Judah,13 Mount Zion,14 which he loved.

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69 He built his sanctuary15 like the heights, like the earth that he established forever.

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70 He chose David16 his servant and took him from the sheep pens;

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