108 A Song. A Psalm of David.
1 pMy heart is steadfast, O God!
I will sing and make melody with all my being!1
I will awake the dawn!
I will sing praises to you among the nations.
4 For your steadfast love is great qabove the heavens;
your faithfulness reaches to the clouds.
Let your glory be over all the earth!
6 rThat your beloved ones may be delivered,
give salvation by your right hand and answer me!
7 God has promised in his holiness:2
“With exultation I will divide up Shechem
and portion out the Valley of Succoth.
Ephraim is my helmet,
Judah my scepter.
upon Edom I cast my shoe;
sover Philistia I shout in triumph.”
Who will lead me to Edom?
You do not go out, O God, with our armies.
for vain is the salvation of man!
it is he who will tread down our foes.
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