A Song of Ascents.
all the hardships he endured;
and vowed to the Mighty One of Jacob,
or get into my bed;
or slumber to my eyelids,
a dwelling place for the Mighty One of Jacob.”
we found it in the fields of Jaar.
let us worship at his footstool.”
you and the ark of your might.
and let your faithful shout for joy.
do not turn away the face of your anointed one.
from which he will not turn back:
“One of the sons of your body
I will set on your throne.
and my decrees that I shall teach them,
their sons also, forevermore,
shall sit on your throne.”
he has desired it for his habitation:
here I will reside, for I have desired it.
I will satisfy its poor with bread.
and its faithful will shout for joy.
I have prepared a lamp for my anointed one.
but on him, his crown will gleam.”
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