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Psalms 83

Book of Psalms - Chapter 83

Psalms 83:1

A Song [or] Psalm of Asaph. Keep not thou silence, O God: hold not thy peace, and be not still, O God.

Psalms 83:2

For, lo, thine enemies make a tumult: and they that hate thee have lifted up the head.

Psalms 83:3

They have taken crafty counsel against thy people, and consulted against thy hidden ones.

Psalms 83:4

They have said, Come, and let us cut them off from [being] a nation; that the name of Israel may be no more in remembrance.

Psalms 83:5

For they have consulted together with one consent: they are confederate against thee:

Psalms 83:6

The tabernacles of Edom, and the Ishmaelites; of Moab, and the Hagarenes;

Psalms 83:7

Gebal, and Ammon, and Amalek; the Philistines with the inhabitants of Tyre;

Psalms 83:8

Assur also is joined with them: they have holpen the children of Lot. Selah.

Psalms 83:9

Do unto them as [unto] the Midianites; as [to] Sisera, as [to] Jabin, at the brook of Kison:

Psalms 83:10

[Which] perished at Endor: they became [as] dung for the earth.

Psalms 83:11

Make their nobles like Oreb, and like Zeeb: yea, all their princes as Zebah, and as Zalmunna:

Psalms 83:12

Who said, Let us take to ourselves the houses of God in possession.

Psalms 83:13

O my God, make them like a wheel; as the stubble before the wind.

Psalms 83:14

As the fire burneth a wood, and as the flame setteth the mountains on fire;

Psalms 83:15

So persecute them with thy tempest, and make them afraid with thy storm.

Psalms 83:16

Fill their faces with shame; that they may seek thy name, O LORD.

Psalms 83:17

Let them be confounded and troubled for ever; yea, let them be put to shame, and perish:

Psalms 83:18

That [men] may know that thou, whose name alone [is] JEHOVAH, [art] the most high over all the earth.