Psalms 85

Book of Psalms - Chapter 85

Psalms 85:1

the LORD, you have been favorable to your land. You have restored the fortunes of Jacob.

Psalms 85:2

You have forgiven the iniquity of your people. You have covered all their sin. Selah.

Psalms 85:3

You have taken away all your wrath. You have turned from the fierceness of your anger.

Psalms 85:4

Turn us, God of our salvation, and cause your indignation toward us to cease.

Psalms 85:5

Will you be angry with us forever? Will you draw out your anger to all generations?

Psalms 85:6

Won't you revive us again, that your people may rejoice in you?

Psalms 85:7

Show us your loving kindness, the LORD. Grant us your salvation.

Psalms 85:8

I will hear what God, the LORD, will speak, for he will speak peace to his people, his saints; but let them not turn again to folly.

Psalms 85:9

Surely his salvation is near those who fear him, that glory may dwell in our land.

Psalms 85:10

Mercy and truth meet together. Righteousness and peace have kissed each other.

Psalms 85:11

Truth springs out of the earth. Righteousness has looked down from heaven.

Psalms 85:12

Yes, the LORD will give that which is good. Our land will yield its increase.

Psalms 85:13

Righteousness goes before him, And prepares the way for his steps. A Prayer by David.