The Reign of the Righteous King.
A Psalm of Solomon.1 Give the king a Your judgments, O God,
And b Your righteousness to the king’s son.
▼ Or He will judgeMay ▼
▼ Many of the pronouns in this Psalm may be rendered He since the typical reference is to the Messiahhe e judge Your people with righteousness
▼ Or Your humble, g Your afflicted with justice.
▼ Or The mountains will bringLet the mountains bring ▼
▼ Or prosperity, j peace to the people,
And the hills, in righteousness.
▼ Or He will vindicateMay he l vindicate the ▼
▼ Or humbleafflicted of the people,
Save the children of the needy
And crush the oppressor.
▼ Or They will fearLet them fear You o while the sun endures,
▼ Lit before the moonas long as the moon, throughout all generations.
▼ Or He will come downMay he come down r like rain upon the mown grass,
Like s showers that water the earth.
7In his days ▼
▼ Or the righteous will flourishmay the u righteous flourish,
And v abundance of peace till the moon is no more.
8May he also rule w from sea to sea
And from the River to the ends of the earth.
▼ Or The nomads...will bowLet y the nomads of the desert z bow before him,
And his enemies aa lick the dust.
▼ Or The kings...will bringLet the kings of ac Tarshish and of the ▼
▼ Or coastlands, ae islands bring presents;
The kings of af Sheba and ag Seba ah offer ▼
▼ Or tributegifts.
▼ Or All kings will bow downAnd let all ak kings bow down before him,
All al nations serve him.
12For he will am deliver the needy when he cries for help,
▼ Or humbleafflicted also, and him who has no helper.
13He will have ao compassion on the poor and needy,
And the ▼
▼ Lit soulslives of the needy he will save.
14He will ▼
▼ Lit redeem, ar rescue their ▼
▼ Lit soullife from oppression and violence,
And their blood will be at precious in his sight;
15So may he live, and may the au gold of Sheba be given to him;
And let ▼
▼ Lit himthem pray for him continually;
▼ Lit himthem bless him all day long.
16May there be abundance of grain in the earth on top of the mountains;
Its fruit will wave like the cedars of ax Lebanon;
And may those from the city flourish like ay vegetation of the earth.
17May his az name endure forever;
May his name ▼
▼ Or sprout forthincrease ▼
▼ Lit before the sun, bc as long as the sun shines;
And let men bd bless themselves by him;
be Let all nations call him blessed.
18 bf Blessed be the Lord God, the God of Israel,
Who alone bg works wonders.
19And blessed be His bh glorious name forever;
And may the whole bi earth be filled with His glory.
bj Amen, and Amen.
20The prayers of David the son of Jesse are ended.
Copyright information for NASB_th
Welcome to STEP Bible
From Tyndale House, Cambridge UK
Use the search box to find Bibles, commentaries, passages, search terms, etc. Here are some examples:
Examples to use the search box to find Bibles, passages, search terms, etc.-
This shows how to quickly lookup a passage.NIVESVKJVGen 1
Looking up a passage in three different translations is also easy.ESVbrother
This asks STEP to search for the Greek word for 'brother' and show the results in the ESV.NIVESVlandhe.sed
This example runs both a 'Hebrew word search' and a 'Text' search and shows the results in both the NIV and ESV.ESVthroneDavidIsa-Rev
You can mix most searches. This finds any word translated as 'throne' in the Prophets and the New Testament, but only in verses concerning the topic 'David'. This excludes verses which refer to a 'throne' in other contexts.KJVTHGNTJohn 1
Interlinear Hebrew & Greek is available for some translations with grammar (and more soon). To reverse the interlinear order, click on a version abbreviation under the verse number.
Examples of some Bible study tools +
KJVCol 3 Color code grammar
Highlight all the imperative verbs with red underlinesKJVCol 1 Color code grammar
Highlight main verbs (green underlines) and supporting verbs (purple)KJVMat 1 Color code grammar
Highlight the number (plural in bold) and gender (male in blue, feminine in red, neuter in black) of wordsESV1Jo 1 Quick tryout links
Highlight frequent words in the chapter or book
Examples to enable color code grammar +
KJVEph 1 Color code grammar
Look at KJV New Testament with color highlighted verbsSBLGRom 12 Color code grammar
Look at Greek New Testament with color code grammar, Greek root word and English vocabularyCUnCol 1 Color code grammar
Look at Chinese Union New Testament with color highlighted verbsSBLGKJVCUNEph 5 Color code grammar
Look at Greek, English and Chinese New Testament with color code grammar
© Tyndale House, Cambridge, UK - 2019