Psalms 80:2-3

2 before Ephraim, Benjamin and Manasseh. Awaken your might; come and save us.
3 Restore us, O God; make your face shine on us, that we may be saved.

Psalms 80:2-3 Meaning and Commentary

Psalms 80:2-3 In-Context

1 Hear us, Shepherd of Israel, you who lead Joseph like a flock. You who sit enthroned between the cherubim, shine forth
2 before Ephraim, Benjamin and Manasseh. Awaken your might; come and save us.
3 Restore us, O God; make your face shine on us, that we may be saved.
4 How long, LORD God Almighty, will your anger smolder against the prayers of your people?
5 You have fed them with the bread of tears; you have made them drink tears by the bowlful.
6 You have made us an object of derision to our neighbors, and our enemies mock us.

Cross References 6

  • 1. Numbers 2:18-24
  • 2. S Psalms 35:23
  • 3. Psalms 54:1; Psalms 69:1; Psalms 71:2; Psalms 109:26; Psalms 116:4; Psalms 119:94
  • 4. S Psalms 71:20; Psalms 85:4; Jeremiah 31:18; Lamentations 5:21
  • 5. S Numbers 6:25
  • 6. ver 7,19