Aramaic Bible in Plain English
1Great is our Lord and greatly to be praised, in the city of our God and in his holy mountain.
2And Mount Zion is a glorious joy in all the Earth, which is in the north slopes, the city of the great King.
3God within her walls makes known his strength.
4For behold, Kings were prepared and they passed by together
5They saw, they marveled and shook,
6And trembling seized them, and pains, as of labor.
7With a mighty wind the ships of Tarshish will be broken.
8As we have heard, so we have seen in the city of Lord Jehovah of hosts, in the city of our God; God shall establish it unto eternity.
9We have proclaimed your kindness, oh God, within your temple.
10As is your Name, oh God, so are your praises unto the ends of the Earth. Righteousness fills your right hand.
11Mount Zion will rejoice and the daughters of Yehuda will be glad, because of your judgment, Lord Jehovah.
12Surround Zion and go around it and count its towers.
13Establish your hearts upon its power and pull down* her palaces that you may tell the following generation.
14For this is God, our God, for eternity, and to the eternity of eternities, and he will lead us * beyond death.