Chapter
Psalms 68



Book of Psalms - Chapter 68

Psalms 68:1

To the chief Musician, A Psalm [or] Song of David. Let God arise, let his enemies be scattered: let them also that hate him flee before him.

Psalms 68:2

As smoke is driven away, [so] drive [them] away: as wax melteth before the fire, [so] let the wicked perish at the presence of God.

Psalms 68:3

But let the righteous be glad; let them rejoice before God: yea, let them exceedingly rejoice.

Psalms 68:4

Sing unto God, sing praises to his name: extol him that rideth upon the heavens by his name JAH, and rejoice before him.

Psalms 68:5

A father of the fatherless, and a judge of the widows, [is] God in his holy habitation.

Psalms 68:6

God setteth the solitary in families: he bringeth out those which are bound with chains: but the rebellious dwell in a dry [land].

Psalms 68:7

O God, when thou wentest forth before thy people, when thou didst march through the wilderness; Selah:

Psalms 68:8

The earth shook, the heavens also dropped at the presence of God: [even] Sinai itself [was moved] at the presence of God, the God of Israel.

Psalms 68:9

Thou, O God, didst send a plentiful rain, whereby thou didst confirm thine inheritance, when it was weary.

Psalms 68:10

Thy congregation hath dwelt therein: thou, O God, hast prepared of thy goodness for the poor.

Psalms 68:11

The Lord gave the word: great [was] the company of those that published [it].

Psalms 68:12

Kings of armies did flee apace: and she that tarried at home divided the spoil.

Psalms 68:13

Though ye have lien among the pots, [yet shall ye be as] the wings of a dove covered with silver, and her feathers with yellow gold.

Psalms 68:14

When the Almighty scattered kings in it, it was [white] as snow in Salmon.

Psalms 68:15

The hill of God [is as] the hill of Bashan; an high hill [as] the hill of Bashan.

Psalms 68:16

Why leap ye, ye high hills? [this is] the hill [which] God desireth to dwell in; yea, the LORD will dwell [in it] for ever.

Psalms 68:17

The chariots of God [are] twenty thousand, [even] thousands of angels: the Lord [is] among them, [as in] Sinai, in the holy [place].

Psalms 68:18

Thou hast ascended on high, thou hast led captivity captive: thou hast received gifts for men; yea, [for] the rebellious also, that the LORD God might dwell [among them].

Psalms 68:19

Blessed [be] the Lord, [who] daily loadeth us [with benefits, even] the God of our salvation. Selah.

Psalms 68:20

[He that is] our God [is] the God of salvation; and unto GOD the Lord [belong] the issues from death.

Psalms 68:21

But God shall wound the head of his enemies, [and] the hairy scalp of such an one as goeth on still in his trespasses.

Psalms 68:22

The Lord said, I will bring again from Bashan, I will bring [my people] again from the depths of the sea:

Psalms 68:23

That thy foot may be dipped in the blood of [thine] enemies, [and] the tongue of thy dogs in the same.

Psalms 68:24

They have seen thy goings, O God; [even] the goings of my God, my King, in the sanctuary.

Psalms 68:25

The singers went before, the players on instruments [followed] after; among [them were] the damsels playing with timbrels.

Psalms 68:26

Bless ye God in the congregations, [even] the Lord, from the fountain of Israel.

Psalms 68:27

There [is] little Benjamin [with] their ruler, the princes of Judah [and] their council, the princes of Zebulun, [and] the princes of Naphtali.

Psalms 68:28

Thy God hath commanded thy strength: strengthen, O God, that which thou hast wrought for us.

Psalms 68:29

Because of thy temple at Jerusalem shall kings bring presents unto thee.

Psalms 68:30

Rebuke the company of spearmen, the multitude of the bulls, with the calves of the people, [till every one] submit himself with pieces of silver: scatter thou the people [that] delight in war.

Psalms 68:31

Princes shall come out of Egypt; Ethiopia shall soon stretch out her hands unto God.

Psalms 68:32

Sing unto God, ye kingdoms of the earth; O sing praises unto the Lord; Selah:

Psalms 68:33

To him that rideth upon the heavens of heavens, [which were] of old; lo, he doth send out his voice, [and that] a mighty voice.

Psalms 68:34

Ascribe ye strength unto God: his excellency [is] over Israel, and his strength [is] in the clouds.

Psalms 68:35

O God, [thou art] terrible out of thy holy places: the God of Israel [is] he that giveth strength and power unto [his] people. Blessed [be] God.