Psalm 60
Christian Standard BibleEnglish Standard Version
1God, you have rejected us; you have broken us down; you have been angry. Restore us!1O God, you have rejected us, broken our defenses; you have been angry; oh, restore us.
2You have shaken the land and split it open. Heal its fissures, for it shudders.2You have made the land to quake; you have torn it open; repair its breaches, for it totters.
3You have made your people suffer hardship; you have given us wine to drink that made us stagger.3You have made your people see hard things; you have given us wine to drink that made us stagger.
4You have given a signal flag to those who fear you, so that they can flee before the archers. Selah4You have set up a banner for those who fear you, that they may flee to it from the bow. Selah
5Save with your right hand, and answer me, so that those you love may be rescued.5That your beloved ones may be delivered, give salvation by your right hand and answer us!
6God has spoken in his sanctuary: "I will celebrate! I will divide up Shechem. I will apportion the Valley of Succoth.6God has spoken in his holiness: “With exultation I will divide up Shechem and portion out the Vale of Succoth.
7Gilead is mine, Manasseh is mine, and Ephraim is my helmet; Judah is my scepter.7Gilead is mine; Manasseh is mine; Ephraim is my helmet; Judah is my scepter.
8Moab is my washbasin. I throw my sandal on Edom; I shout in triumph over Philistia."8Moab is my washbasin; upon Edom I cast my shoe; over Philistia I shout in triumph.”
9Who will bring me to the fortified city? Who will lead me to Edom?9Who will bring me to the fortified city? Who will lead me to Edom?
10God, haven't you rejected us? God, you do not march out with our armies.10Have you not rejected us, O God? You do not go forth, O God, with our armies.
11Give us aid against the foe, for human help is worthless.11Oh, grant us help against the foe, for vain is the salvation of man!
12With God we will perform valiantly; he will trample our foes.12With God we shall do valiantly; it is he who will tread down our foes.
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Psalm 59
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