“Sit at my right hand,
till I make your enemies your footstool.”
your mighty scepter.
Rule in the midst of your foes!
on the day you lead your host
upon the holy mountains.e
From the womb of the morning
like dew your youthf will come to you.
and will not change his mind,
“You are a priest for ever
after the order of Melchizedek.”
he will shatter kings on the day of his wrath.
filling them with corpses;
he will shatter chiefs*
therefore he will lift up his head.
About The Revised Standard Version, Catholic Edition
This edition of the Revised Standard Version of the Bible has been prepared for use by Catholics by a committee of the Catholic Biblical Association of Great Britain. It is an authorized revision of the American Standard Version, published in 1901.
The Catholic Edition of the New Testament, copyright Copyright 1965; The Catholic Edition of the Old Testament, incorporating the Apocrypha, copyright Copyright 1966 Division of Christian Education of the National Council of Churches of Christ in the United States of America.