To the Chief Musician. A Psalm aOf the Sons of Korah.
You have bbrought back the captivity of Jacob.
You have covered all their sin.
You have turned from the fierceness of Your anger.
4 cRestore us, O God of our salvation,
And cause Your anger toward us to cease.
5 dWill You be angry with us forever?
Will You prolong Your anger to all generations?
6 Will You not erevive us again,
That Your people may rejoice in You?
And grant us Your salvation.
For He will speak peace
To His people and to His saints;
But let them not turn back to 1folly.
9 Surely fHis salvation is near to those who fear Him,
gThat glory may dwell in our land.
hRighteousness and peace have kissed.
And righteousness shall look down from heaven.
12 iYes, the Lord will give what is good;
And our land will yield its increase.
And shall make His footsteps our pathway.
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