A Song, a Psalm of Asaph.
1 O God, ado not remain quiet;
bDo not be silent and, O God, do not be still.
2 For behold, Your enemies amake an uproar,
3 They amake shrewd plans against Your people,
That the bname of Israel be remembered no more.”
Against You they make a covenant:
8 aAssyria also has joined with them;
9 Deal with them aas with Midian,
As bwith Sisera and Jabin at the torrent of Kishon,
Who abecame as dung for the ground.
11 Make their nobles like aOreb and Zeeb
And all their princes like bZebah and Zalmunna,
12 Who said, “aLet us possess for ourselves
The bpastures of God.”
Like bchaff before the wind.
14 Like afire that burns the forest
And like a flame that bsets the mountains on fire,
15 So pursue them awith Your tempest
And terrify them with Your storm.
16 aFill their faces with dishonor,
That they may seek Your name, O Lord.
17 Let them be aashamed and dismayed forever,
And let them be humiliated and perish,
Are the cMost High over all the earth.
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