Once for all, I have sworn by my holiness-- and I will not lie to David--
that his line will continue forever and his throne endure before me like the sun;1
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it will be established forever like the moon, the faithful witness in the sky."2 "Selah"
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But you have rejected,3 you have spurned, you have been very angry with your anointed one.
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You have renounced the covenant with your servant and have defiled his crown in the dust.4
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You have broken through all his walls5 and reduced his strongholds6 to ruins.
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All who pass by have plundered7 him; he has become the scorn of his neighbors.8
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You have exalted the right hand of his foes; you have made all his enemies rejoice.9
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You have turned back the edge of his sword and have not supported him in battle.10
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You have put an end to his splendor and cast his throne to the ground.
You have cut short11 the days of his youth; you have covered him with a mantle of shame.12 "Selah"
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