Psalm 83:2-12 NIV

2 See how your enemies are astir,1 how your foes rear their heads.2

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3 With cunning they conspire3 against your people; they plot against those you cherish.4

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4 "Come," they say, "let us destroy5 them as a nation,6 that the name of Israel be remembered7 no more."

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5 With one mind they plot together;8 they form an alliance against you--

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6 the tents of Edom9 and the Ishmaelites, of Moab10 and the Hagrites,11

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7 Gebal,a12 Ammon13 and Amalek,14 Philistia,15 with the people of Tyre.16

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    • a 83:7 - That is, Byblos
      8 Even Assyria17 has joined them to lend strength to the descendants of Lot.18 "Selah"

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      9 Do to them as you did to Midian,19 as you did to Sisera20 and Jabin21 at the river Kishon,22

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      10 who perished at Endor23 and became like refuse24 on the ground.

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      11 Make their nobles like Oreb and Zeeb,25 all their princes like Zebah and Zalmunna,26

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      12 who said, "Let us take possession27 of the pasturelands of God."

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