Common English Bible CEB
New Revised Standard NRS
19 Once you spoke in a vision to your faithful servants: I placed a crown on a strong man. I raised up someone specially chosen from the people.
Then you spoke in a vision to your faithful one, and said: "I have set the crown on one who is mighty, I have exalted one chosen from the people.
20 I discovered my servant David. I anointed him with my holy oil.
I have found my servant David; with my holy oil I have anointed him;
21 My hand will sustain him— yes, my arm will strengthen him!
my hand shall always remain with him; my arm also shall strengthen him.
22 No enemy will oppress him; no wicked person will make him suffer.
The enemy shall not outwit him, the wicked shall not humble him.
23 I will crush all his foes in front of him. I will strike down all those who hate him.
I will crush his foes before him and strike down those who hate him.
24 My faithfulness and my loyal love will be with him. He will be strengthened by my name.
My faithfulness and steadfast love shall be with him; and in my name his horn shall be exalted.
25 I will set his hand on the sea. I will set his strong hand on the rivers.
I will set his hand on the sea and his right hand on the rivers.
26 He will cry out to me: "You are my father, my God, the rock of my salvation."
He shall cry to me, "You are my Father, my God, and the Rock of my salvation!'
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