The Bible in Its Traditions

Psalms 85:1–14

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YHWH, Thou hast been favourable unto Thy land, Thou hast turned the captivity of Jacob.

title  For the end, a Psalm for the sons of Core.

O Lord, thou has taken pleasure in thy land: thou hast turned back the captivity of Jacob.

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Thou hast forgiven the iniquity of Thy people, Thou hast pardoned all their sin. Selah

Ps84:2  You have released the iniquity of your people. You have covered all their sins.

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Thou hast withdrawn all Thy wrath; Thou hast turned from the fierceness of Thine anger.

Thou has caused all thy wrath to cease: thou hast turned from thy fierce anger.

Ps84:3  You have mitigated all your wrath. You have turned aside from the wrath of your indignation.

Restore us, O God of our salvation, and cause Thine indignation toward us to cease.

Turn us, O God of our salvation, and turn thy anger away from us.

Ps84:4  Convert us, O God, our Savior, and turn your anger away from us.

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Wilt Thou be angry with us for ever? Wilt Thou draw out Thine anger to all generations?

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Wilt Thou not quicken us again, that Thy people may rejoice in Thee?

Ps84:6  O God, you will turn back and revive us. And your people will rejoice in you.

Restore us and revive us, that thy people may rejoice in thee.

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Show us Thy mercy, O YHWH, and grant us Thy salvation.

Ps84:7  O Lord, reveal to us your mercy, and grant to us your salvation.

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I will hear what God YHWH will speak; for He will speak peace unto His people, and to His saints; but let them not turn back to folly.

I will hear what the Lord God will say concerning me: for he shall speak peace to his people, and to his saints, and to those that turn their heart toward him.

We will hear what the LORD our God will speak; for he will speak peace to his people and to his saints, that they may not turn again to folly.

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Surely His salvation is nigh them that fear Him; that glory may dwell in our land.

Moreover his salvation is near them that fear him; that glory may dwell in our land.

Ps84:9  So then, truly his salvation is near to those who fear him, so that glory may inhabit our land.

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10  Mercy and truth are met together; righteousness and peace have kissed each other.

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11  Truth springeth out of the earth; and righteousness hath looked down from heaven.

Ps84:11  Truth has risen from the earth, and justice has gazed down from heaven.

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12  Yea, YHWH will give that which is good; and our land shall yield her produce.

12  For the Lord will give goodness; and our land shall yield her fruit.

Ps84:12  For so will the Lord give goodness, and our earth will give her fruit.

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13  Righteousness shall go before Him, and shall make His footsteps a way.

Ps84:13  Justice will walk before him, and he will set his steps upon the way.

13  And the righteous shall go before him; and he shall establish his ways upon the earth.