To the victor; a psalmpsalm of◦ DavidDavid.2 O JehovahJehovah, in Thy strengthstrength the king shall be··gladglad;and in Thy salvationsalvation how exceedingly shall he rejoicerejoice!
3 The longing of his heartheart Thou hast givengiven to him,and the request of his lipslips Thou hast not▵ withheld. SelahSelah.
4 For Thou goest··before him with blessings of goodness;Thou puttest on his headhead a crown of fine··gold.
5 He asked lifelife from Thee;Thou gavest to him lengthlength of daysdays to eternityeternity and foreverforever.
6 His glory is greatgreat in Thy salvationsalvation;majesty and honor dost Thou bestow on him.
7 For Thou settest◦ him as blessings foreverforever;Thou cheerest him in gladness with◦ Thy facesfaces.
8 For the king trusts in JehovahJehovah,and in the mercymercy of the Most··HighHigh he shall not▵ be moved.
9 Thy handhand will findfind all Thine enemiesenemies;Thy right··handhand will findfind those who hatehate Thee.
10 Thou wilt set◦ them as an ovenoven of firefirein the timetime of Thy facesfaces*.JehovahJehovah will swallowswallow· them ·up in His angeranger,and firefire shall devourdevour them.
11 Thou shalt make· their fruitfruit ·perish from the earthearth,and their seedseed from the sons of man.
12 For they stretched··out evilevil against Thee;they thought out a scheme, they did not▵ prevail◦.
13 For Thou wilt put the shoulder against them,Thou wilt prepare with Thy bow-string against their facesfaces.
14 Be Thou exalted, O JehovahJehovah, in Thy strengthstrength;we will singsing and play··psalms of Thy mightmight.
Thanks to the Kempton Project for the permission to use this New Church translation of the Word.
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