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Psalm 72


Psalm 72:1 Give the king Your judgments, O God, And Your righteousness to the king's son.
Psalm 72:2 May he judge Your people with righteousness And Your afflicted with justice.
Psalm 72:3 Let the mountains bring peace to the people, And the hills, in righteousness.
Psalm 72:4 May he vindicate the afflicted of the people, Save the children of the needy And crush the oppressor.
Psalm 72:5 Let them fear You while the sun endures, And as long as the moon, throughout all generations.
Psalm 72:6 May he come down like rain upon the mown grass, Like showers that water the earth.
Psalm 72:7 In his days may the righteous flourish, And abundance of peace till the moon is no more.
Psalm 72:8 May he also rule from sea to sea And from the River to the ends of the earth.
Psalm 72:9 Let the nomads of the desert bow before him, And his enemies lick the dust.
Psalm 72:10 Let the kings of Tarshish and of the islands bring presents; The kings of Sheba and Seba offer gifts.
Psalm 72:11 And let all kings bow down before him, All nations serve him.
Psalm 72:12 For he will deliver the needy when he cries for help, The afflicted also, and him who has no helper.
Psalm 72:13 He will have compassion on the poor and needy, And the lives of the needy he will save.
Psalm 72:14 He will rescue their life from oppression and violence, And their blood will be precious in his sight;
Psalm 72:15 So may he live, and may the gold of Sheba be given to him; And let them pray for him continually; Let them bless him all day long.
Psalm 72:16 May there be abundance of grain in the earth on top of the mountains; Its fruit will wave like the cedars of Lebanon; And may those from the city flourish like vegetation of the earth.
Psalm 72:17 May his name endure forever; May his name increase as long as the sun shines; And let men bless themselves by him; Let all nations call him blessed.
Psalm 72:18 Blessed be the Lord God, the God of Israel, Who alone works wonders.
Psalm 72:19 And blessed be His glorious name forever; And may the whole earth be filled with His glory. Amen, and Amen.
Psalm 72:20 The prayers of David the son of Jesse are ended.



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Psalm 72:1 Give the king thy judgments, O God, and thy righteousness unto the king's son. Psalm 72:1 Give the king Your judgments, O God, And Your righteousness to the king's son. Psalm 72:1 εἰς Σαλωμων ὁ θεός τὸ κρίμα σου τῷ βασιλεῖ δὸς καὶ τὴν δικαιοσύνην σου τῷ υἱῷ τοῦ βασιλέως
Psalm 72:2 He shall judge thy people with righteousness, and thy poor with judgment. Psalm 72:2 May he judge Your people with righteousness And Your afflicted with justice. Psalm 72:2 κρίνειν τὸν λαόν σου ἐν δικαιοσύνῃ καὶ τοὺς πτωχούς σου ἐν κρίσει
Psalm 72:3 The mountains shall bring peace to the people, and the little hills, by righteousness. Psalm 72:3 Let the mountains bring peace to the people, And the hills, in righteousness. Psalm 72:3 ἀναλαβέτω τὰ ὄρη εἰρήνην τῷ λαῷ σου καὶ οἱ βουνοὶ ἐν δικαιοσύνῃ
Psalm 72:4 He shall judge the poor of the people, he shall save the children of the needy, and shall break in pieces the oppressor. Psalm 72:4 May he vindicate the afflicted of the people, Save the children of the needy And crush the oppressor. Psalm 72:4 κρινεῖ τοὺς πτωχοὺς τοῦ λαοῦ καὶ σώσει τοὺς υἱοὺς τῶν πενήτων καὶ ταπεινώσει συκοφάντην
Psalm 72:5 They shall fear thee as long as the sun and moon endure, throughout all generations. Psalm 72:5 Let them fear You while the sun endures, And as long as the moon, throughout all generations. Psalm 72:5 καὶ συμπαραμενεῖ τῷ ἡλίῳ καὶ πρὸ τῆς σελήνης γενεὰς γενεῶν
Psalm 72:6 He shall come down like rain upon the mown grass: as showers that water the earth. Psalm 72:6 May he come down like rain upon the mown grass, Like showers that water the earth. Psalm 72:6 καὶ καταβήσεται ὡς ὑετὸς ἐπὶ πόκον καὶ ὡσεὶ σταγόνες στάζουσαι ἐπὶ τὴν γῆν
Psalm 72:7 In his days shall the righteous flourish; and abundance of peace so long as the moon endureth. Psalm 72:7 In his days may the righteous flourish, And abundance of peace till the moon is no more. Psalm 72:7 ἀνατελεῖ ἐν ταῖς ἡμέραις αὐτοῦ δικαιοσύνη καὶ πλῆθος εἰρήνης ἕως οὗ ἀνταναιρεθῇ ἡ σελήνη
Psalm 72:8 He shall have dominion also from sea to sea, and from the river unto the ends of the earth. Psalm 72:8 May he also rule from sea to sea And from the River to the ends of the earth. Psalm 72:8 καὶ κατακυριεύσει ἀπὸ θαλάσσης ἕως θαλάσσης καὶ ἀπὸ ποταμοῦ ἕως περάτων τῆς οἰκουμένης
Psalm 72:9 They that dwell in the wilderness shall bow before him; and his enemies shall lick the dust. Psalm 72:9 Let the nomads of the desert bow before him, And his enemies lick the dust. Psalm 72:9 ἐνώπιον αὐτοῦ προπεσοῦνται Αἰθίοπες καὶ οἱ ἐχθροὶ αὐτοῦ χοῦν λείξουσιν
Psalm 72:10 The kings of Tarshish and of the isles shall bring presents: the kings of Sheba and Seba shall offer gifts. Psalm 72:10 Let the kings of Tarshish and of the islands bring presents; The kings of Sheba and Seba offer gifts. Psalm 72:10 βασιλεῖς Θαρσις καὶ αἱ νῆσοι δῶρα προσοίσουσιν βασιλεῖς Ἀράβων καὶ Σαβα δῶρα προσάξουσιν
Psalm 72:11 Yea, all kings shall fall down before him: all nations shall serve him. Psalm 72:11 And let all kings bow down before him, All nations serve him. Psalm 72:11 καὶ προσκυνήσουσιν αὐτῷ πάντες οἱ βασιλεῖς πάντα τὰ ἔθνη δουλεύσουσιν αὐτῷ
Psalm 72:12 For he shall deliver the needy when he crieth; the poor also, and him that hath no helper. Psalm 72:12 For he will deliver the needy when he cries for help, The afflicted also, and him who has no helper. Psalm 72:12 ὅτι ἐρρύσατο πτωχὸν ἐκ χειρὸς δυνάστου καὶ πένητα ᾧ οὐχ ὑπῆρχεν βοηθός
Psalm 72:13 He shall spare the poor and needy, and shall save the souls of the needy. Psalm 72:13 He will have compassion on the poor and needy, And the lives of the needy he will save. Psalm 72:13 φείσεται πτωχοῦ καὶ πένητος καὶ ψυχὰς πενήτων σώσει
Psalm 72:14 He shall redeem their soul from deceit and violence: and precious shall their blood be in his sight. Psalm 72:14 He will rescue their life from oppression and violence, And their blood will be precious in his sight; Psalm 72:14 ἐκ τόκου καὶ ἐξ ἀδικίας λυτρώσεται τὰς ψυχὰς αὐτῶν καὶ ἔντιμον τὸ ὄνομα αὐτῶν ἐνώπιον αὐτοῦ
Psalm 72:15 And he shall live, and to him shall be given of the gold of Sheba: prayer also shall be made for him continually; and daily shall he be praised. Psalm 72:15 So may he live, and may the gold of Sheba be given to him; And let them pray for him continually; Let them bless him all day long. Psalm 72:15 καὶ ζήσεται καὶ δοθήσεται αὐτῷ ἐκ τοῦ χρυσίου τῆς Ἀραβίας καὶ προσεύξονται περὶ αὐτοῦ διὰ παντός ὅλην τὴν ἡμέραν εὐλογήσουσιν αὐτόν
Psalm 72:16 There shall be an handful of corn in the earth upon the top of the mountains; the fruit thereof shall shake like Lebanon: and they of the city shall flourish like grass of the earth. Psalm 72:16 May there be abundance of grain in the earth on top of the mountains; Its fruit will wave like the cedars of Lebanon; And may those from the city flourish like vegetation of the earth. Psalm 72:16 ἔσται στήριγμα ἐν τῇ γῇ ἐπ᾽ ἄκρων τῶν ὀρέων ὑπεραρθήσεται ὑπὲρ τὸν Λίβανον ὁ καρπὸς αὐτοῦ καὶ ἐξανθήσουσιν ἐκ πόλεως ὡσεὶ χόρτος τῆς γῆς
Psalm 72:17 His name shall endure for ever his name shall be continued as long as the sun: and men shall be blessed in him all nations shall call him blessed. Psalm 72:17 May his name endure forever; May his name increase as long as the sun shines; And let men bless themselves by him; Let all nations call him blessed. Psalm 72:17 ἔστω τὸ ὄνομα αὐτοῦ εὐλογημένον εἰς τοὺς αἰῶνας πρὸ τοῦ ἡλίου διαμενεῖ τὸ ὄνομα αὐτοῦ καὶ εὐλογηθήσονται ἐν αὐτῷ πᾶσαι αἱ φυλαὶ τῆς γῆς πάντα τὰ ἔθνη μακαριοῦσιν αὐτόν
Psalm 72:18 Blessed be the LORD God, the God of Israel, who only doeth wondrous things. Psalm 72:18 Blessed be the Lord God, the God of Israel, Who alone works wonders. Psalm 72:18 εὐλογητὸς κύριος ὁ θεὸς ὁ θεὸς Ισραηλ ὁ ποιῶν θαυμάσια μόνος
Psalm 72:19 And blessed be his glorious name for ever: and let the whole earth be filled with his glory; Amen, and Amen. Psalm 72:19 And blessed be His glorious name forever; And may the whole earth be filled with His glory. Amen, and Amen. Psalm 72:19 καὶ εὐλογητὸν τὸ ὄνομα τῆς δόξης αὐτοῦ εἰς τὸν αἰῶνα καὶ εἰς τὸν αἰῶνα τοῦ αἰῶνος καὶ πληρωθήσεται τῆς δόξης αὐτοῦ πᾶσα ἡ γῆ γένοιτο γένοιτο
Psalm 72:20 The prayers of David the son of Jesse are ended. Psalm 72:20 The prayers of David the son of Jesse are ended. Psalm 72:20 ἐξέλιπον οἱ ὕμνοι Δαυιδ τοῦ υἱοῦ Ιεσσαι

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